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Angletarn Pikes

Angletarn Pikes

Grid Reference: NY 41333 14830
Height: 567 metres/1860 feet

"The two sharp peaks arrest attention from a distance and are no less imposing on close acquaintance."
A.W Wainwright

The two rocky summits of Angletarn Pikes, sitting above the lovely Angle Tarn make an interesting summit, a short detour from the main Patterdale to High Street path will reward the walker with a perfectly formed rocky summit with wonderful views.

Ton the north east a long ridge descends off the main ridge, down to the Martindale Valley, crossing Beda Head, the summit of Beda Fell.

Angle Tarn is a popular destination in the summer, the picturesque tarn makes a perfect picnic spot.



  1. Ullswater from Beda Fell

    The Boredale Horseshoe


    Distance: 13.5km / 8.5 miles
    Ascent: 850m / 2800ft
    Duration: 6 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A wonderful route taking in some of the most picturesque ridges and summits above Martindale and Ullswater including the summits of Place Fell, The Angletarn Pikes and Beda Fell

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