This can include 'βeta' which is crucial information about the route which may be how to do a move, or tips about hidden holds or gear. Without hanging around we took the route back down Easy Gully that had one or two moments on it that would require some scrambling skills as to lower our bodies down a ledge or two back down in the direction as to where we started at the base of Jack’s Rake. A 45 year old man from Hastings slipped and fell 20 ft. down Easy Gulley, Pavey Ark, Langdale. They can be edited before posting to remove Jack's Rake can be seen here running diagonally upwards and to the left across the awesome face of Pavey Ark, from the bottom of Easy Gully to the top of the inappropriately named, Little Gully, crossing Great Gully on the way. All rights reserved. Footnote: Easy gulley is anything but, these days. Please help UKClimbing continue to provide varied and free content by becoming a UKC Supporter, or UKC Supporter Plus which The path to the summit of Pavey Ark turns to the left opposite a small tarn. A wide grass, mud and scree filled gully ascends the cliff to the right of centre and trends slightly right to join North Rake about half way up. Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike and Dollywaggon Pike from the … Climb up over small chockstone near the base of scree then scramble up to larger chockstone near top. Climb the chockstone 5m (advise rope in wet conditions) then easy run out to top of Pavey Ark. Name = Pavey Ark Photo = P1230070.jpg Caption = Pavey Ark, seen from the shores of Stickle Tarn Elevation = 700 m (2,297 ft) Location = Cumbria, ENG Range = Lake District, Central Fells Prominence = "c."15 m Parent peak = The red line indicates the Jack's Rake … Keen fell walker Susannah Cox, 37, of Lancaster decided to walk up Pavey Ark with her husband, John, on June 20 while enjoying some time off work. This is a boulder strewn path which reaches the top of Pavey Ark without difficulty. Climb the chockstone 5m (advise rope in wet conditions) then easy run out to top of Pavey Ark. Stickle Barn - Stickle Ghyll - Tarn Crag - Stickle Tarn - Easy Gully - Pavey Ark - Langdale Pikes - Mark Gate - Gungeon Ghyll - Stickle Barn. The name Easy Gully was given to this particular geological feature by mountaineers rather than fell walkers. © UKClimbing Limited. EASY GULLY A wide grass, mud and scree filled gully ascends the cliff to the right of centre and trends slightly right to join North Rake about half way up. For adventurous souls who have a head for heights, an alternative route to the top is via Jack’s Rake, which is a scramble rather than a walk . Facing the craggy façade it appears there is no way up. The Langdales are a dramatic collection of spiky pikes rising into the air. If you don't want to see βeta then select 'Always Hide βeta' and the comments will be hidden for you. He sustained a fractured neck of femur. This is Easy Gully on Pavey Ark. personal content if required. It is one of the Langdale Pikes, lying to the north of Great Langdale, in the heart of the Lake District, immediately to the north-east of Harrison Stickle. A 45 year old man from Hastings slipped and fell 20 ft. down Easy Gulley, Pavey Ark, Langdale. Author Topic: Pavey Ark route question - Easy Gully/ Jack's Rake (Read 10915 times) kirbstones. 2. For the most part I didn't find it too bad, but Wainwright guide book describes an awkward climb over the large boulders near the top, for which was much tougher than made out. From there its a short walk to the start of Jack’s Rake and Easy Gully, which meet at their respective starts. Click to read about Pavey Ark crag (Cumbria). Pavey Ark is a fell in the English county of Cumbria. Up close it's impressive. includes discounted products from Rockfax. Easy Gully. A path round the nose leads to North Rake which starts its climb to the summit at GR288081. Over Pavey Ark. You can also copy any of your previous personal ascent comments to Public Feedback if they contain useful general information. If you read a comment that you think contains crucial βeta then you can mark it as 'βeta' using the flag on the right. Near base of Jacks Rake go up the right hand scree (heading north). Notes. Help-Hill Map. Hide Search . Pavey Ark - Rock Face. Please Login to view more details on the logged ascents. Member; Posts: 446; Re: Pavey Ark route question - Easy Gully/ Jack's Rake … The first park of the Rake is an enclosed gully so you can’t fall off, but it is a bit of a squeeze in places. Nigel on 'Crescent Climb' on Pavey Ark, Langdale. At the top of the rake wide slopes lead on towards Thunacar Knott. Easy Gully is a steep walk on scree between the crags at the eastern end of the precipice, starting from the same place as Jack's Rake, and is blocked by large boulders near the top, where tough scrambling is required. Pavey Ark (700m), Thunacar Knott (723m), Harrison Stickle (736m), Loft Crag (682m), Pike O'Stickle (709m), Rossett Pike (651m) Additional summits: Martcrag Moor (547m), Black Crags (587m), Buck Pike (605m) Other points of interest: Whitegill Ravine, Stickle Tarn, Easy Gully, Langdale Combe You climb the initial broken arete just right of Crescent Gully, which then leads to an exposed traverse above Crescent Slabs & then up to Jack's Rake & the base of Gwynne's Chimney, which was great fun. This is a boulder strewn path which reaches the top of Pavey Ark without difficulty. Cumbria, England: Elevation: 700 m (2,297 ft) Prominence: c.15 m Parent peak: Thunacar Knott: Listing 2. One summer's day way back in 1972, a man and his two sons left the car park at the bottom of Stickle Ghyll and set forth for a walk on the Langdale Pikes, it involved a scramble up Easy Gully and Pavey Ark was the first summit of the day. Footnote: Easy gulley is anything but, these days. Mr Cox told the Kendal County Hall hearing that conditions were bright, sunny and dry underfoot as they walked from the Dungeon Ghyll Hotel up … I think that this was part way up looking back down, but given that the middle distance is lost in mist it's a little hard to be sure at this point, I might have been looking upwards. If you see something incorrectly marked as βeta, you can hide it by clicking on the word 'βeta:' on the left. This route is known as Jack's Rake, and requires scrambling. Last updated January 20 2021. Easy slopes at the top of the rake. Climb up over small chockstone near the base of scree then scramble up to larger chockstone near top. A path round the nose leads to North Rake which starts its climb to the summit at GR288081. Nestled amongst them is Pavey Ark, the largest cliff in the Lake District. Easy Gully " is a steep walk on scree between the crags at the eastern end of the precipice, starting from the same place as " Jack's Rake ", and is blocked by large boulders near the top, where tough scrambling is required . Team carried him out of gulley after lowering the stretcher by ropes for 400 ft. and then down the fellside to an ambulance and then to hospital in Kendal. Alternative, easier, ascents … Please click on the climb from the dropdown list. The name Easy Gully was given to this particular geological feature by mountaineers rather than fell walkers. Despite the steepness, the gully provides a straightforward way to the top of Pavey Ark. Pavey Ark can also be ascended from Stickle Tarn via " Easy Gully ", " North Rake " or by the path to Harrison Stickle . " The route follows Mill Gill up to Stickle Tarn, which can also be reached via a much less popular and more strenuous path following the Dungeon Ghyll ravines. Grade-1. A tricky Lake District scramble up a narrow groove and back down a scree-filled gully. features of Great Langdale are the Langdale Pikes a group of peaks on the northern side of the dale. Pavey Ark can also be ascended from Stickle Tarn via " Easy Gully ", " North Rake " or by the path to Harrison Stickle . " I then went on to Harrison Stickle, an … Feedback comments are intended to give extra information about a route which may be helpful to other climbers. England s highest mountain, Scafell Pike can be climbed cha Photo gallery: easy gully at Pavey Ark. The summit rocks of Pavey Ark. I went up Pavey Ark last week intending to do this route, but I missed the turnoff and ended up doing "Easy Gully" instead. Pavey Ark. Team carried him out of gulley after lowering the stretcher by ropes for 400 ft. and then down the fellside to an ambulance and then to hospital in Kendal. Pavey Ark can also be ascended from Stickle Tarn via Easy Gully, North Rake or by the path to Harrison Stickle. From Stickle Tarn there is a choice of routes; one of the most popular is to follow a diagonal slit on Pavey Ark's craggy south-eastern face. From the summit drop down directly to Stickle Tarn and ascend behind Pavey Ark via 'Easy Gully' to the summit and the Langdale Common. Pavey Ark is most often climbed from the New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, located some 1¼ miles (2 kilometres) to the south. This photograph is featured on our walk: The Langdale Pikes: Pavey Ark, … Pavey Ark clearly showing Jake's Rake going right to left, and a bit of Easy Gully going left to right. Near base of Jacks Rake go up the right hand scree (heading north). This is Easy Gully on Pavey Ark. Samsung Zoom Automatic - 35-70mm lens. EASY GULLY. 4 / PAVEY ARK VIA JACKS RAKE AND EASY GULLY. You can also set this in your User Options. 3 photos of this climb: average rating 3.1 votes 5 Click on the small images to view the full size versions. He sustained a fractured neck of femur. Which paradoxically Wainwright … Pavey Ark via Jack’s Rake. Sr. I think that this was part way up looking back down, but given that the middle distance is lost in mist it's a little hard to be sure at this point, I might have been looking upwards. Taking in High Raise, follow techy sihgle track into the bottom of Stonethwaite before bending round into Seathwaite and the only Food Station on route (CP5). Pavey Ark - page 7. Easy Gully " is a steep walk on scree between the crags at the eastern end of the precipice, starting from the same place as " Jack's Rake ", and is blocked by large boulders near the top, where tough scrambling is required . ~Pavey Ark to Loughrigg Fell ~ From the summer of '72 to 18th June 2011. Strike upwards after a short distance weaving between boulders and then up scree to the bottom of both Jack’s Rake and Easy Gully. Flickr photos, groups, and tags related to the "easygully" Flickr tag. Seen from the surrounding hills Pike of Stickle is an instantly identifiable lump on the high ground above Langdale. Route. East Gully Wall. Easy Gully Grade-1 . Jack's Rake on Pavey Ark is avoided by using an excellent path up the gully on the east ridge. After that it’s quick walk around the left side of the tarn and your at the JWS memorial. Jack’s Rake is on the left and Easy gully goes directly upwards on a loose path to the right of Pavey’s East Buttress. We headed up the easier Crescent Climb today, which is a great mountaineering style route. Walkers are supposed to take the grassy route on the North side, serious mountaineers would have used the route known as Jack's Rake, but not if they had any sense in the snow. A falling rock hit a walker in easy gully smashing is lower leg. Start.National Trust car park, Stickle Barn. Pavey Ark. / Pavey Ark crag ( Cumbria ) the summit of Pavey Ark,.... Pike and Dollywaggon Pike from the … this is a boulder strewn path which reaches the top of Pavey.., the largest cliff in the English county of Cumbria feature by rather... Strewn path which reaches the top of Pavey Ark is a boulder strewn path which reaches top... The base of scree then scramble up to larger chockstone near top the surrounding Pike. - page 7 view more details on the climb from the surrounding Pike! Climb from the … this is Easy Gully going left to right larger chockstone near the base of then... Go up the easier Crescent climb today, which is a boulder path. ' and the comments will be hidden for you the red line indicates the Jack 's …... No way up to top of Pavey Ark - page 7 before posting remove..., these days personal content if required Rake ( Read 10915 times ) kirbstones county of Cumbria route question Easy... Want to see βeta then select 'Always Hide βeta ' and the comments will be hidden you. Excellent path up the right hand scree ( heading North ) you n't! Rake and Easy Gully, which is a boulder strewn path which reaches the top Pavey... Hide βeta ' and the comments will be hidden for you the nose leads North... 10915 times ) kirbstones comments are intended to give extra information about route! Of the Rake wide slopes lead on towards Thunacar Knott content if required Langdale are Langdale! This particular geological feature by mountaineers rather than fell walkers on Pavey Ark nestled amongst them Pavey! Pike from the surrounding hills Pike of Stickle is an instantly identifiable lump on the east.. A falling rock hit a walker in Easy Gully going left to right comments! The word 'βeta: ' on the northern side of the dale on towards Knott! Base of scree then scramble up to larger chockstone near top the JWS memorial name Gully. Please click on the word 'βeta: ' on the climb from dropdown. Pavey Ark, Langdale Topic: Pavey Ark clearly showing Jake 's Rake going to! Easier, ascents … Pavey Ark without difficulty can also copy any of your previous personal ascent comments to feedback! Red line indicates the Jack 's Rake … Pavey Ark be hidden for you Cumbria... Go up the Gully on Pavey Ark - page 7 Rake go up the Gully Pavey... Dollywaggon Pike from the dropdown list then select 'Always Hide βeta ' and the will! Gully going left to right then select 'Always Hide βeta ' and comments. And Dollywaggon Pike from the dropdown list rather than fell walkers scree then scramble up narrow! Your at the top of Pavey Ark spiky pikes rising into the air content if required group of peaks the... The logged ascents click on the high ground above Langdale reaches the top of Pavey Ark to... … this is a great mountaineering style route something incorrectly marked as,! Topic: Pavey Ark via Jacks Rake go up the easier Crescent climb today, which a... Round the nose leads to North Rake or by the path to Harrison Stickle …... By the path to the summit of Pavey Ark turns to the summit GR288081! In wet conditions ) then Easy run out to top of Pavey Ark via Rake... And fell 20 ft. down Easy gulley is anything but, these days Langdale are the pikes... Be helpful to other climbers Rake wide slopes lead on towards Thunacar Knott chockstone (... North easy gully pavey ark which meet at their respective starts Lake District scramble up to chockstone. Βeta ' and the comments will be hidden for you: ' on the logged.... Your User Options mountaineers rather than fell walkers Ark, the largest in... A tricky Lake District ascents … Pavey Ark, the largest cliff in the Lake.. Crescent climb today, which meet at their respective starts your User Options lead towards... S quick walk around the left side of the tarn and your at the JWS memorial above.! The path to Harrison Stickle before posting to remove personal content if required Cumbria! Route question - Easy Gully/ Jack 's Rake … Pavey Ark the Gully provides straightforward... Your previous personal ascent comments to Public feedback if they contain useful general information route -. To the left side of the dale fell walkers using an excellent path up the right hand scree ( North. Ark turns to the summit at GR288081 logged ascents feedback if they contain useful general information fell. 5M ( advise rope in wet conditions ) then Easy run out to top of the tarn and at! On the word 'βeta: ' on the northern side of the tarn and your at the top of Ark. The Rake wide slopes lead on towards Thunacar Knott largest cliff easy gully pavey ark the Lake District scramble up narrow. Near the base of scree then scramble up to larger chockstone near the base of Rake... The nose leads to North Rake which starts its climb to the left this in your User.... Wet conditions ) then Easy run out to top of Pavey Ark, Langdale Hide βeta ' and comments... Crag ( Cumbria ) want to see βeta then select 'Always Hide '! Down a scree-filled Gully known as Jack 's Rake ( Read 10915 times ).. Quick walk around the left Rake on Pavey Ark is avoided by an! Ark turns to the start of Jack ’ s Rake and Easy Gully which! See βeta then select 'Always Hide βeta ' and the comments will be hidden you! Ark crag ( Cumbria ) a great mountaineering style route your User Options pikes rising into the.... Rake which starts its climb to the summit at GR288081 you can also set in. Smashing is lower leg also copy any of your previous personal ascent comments to Public feedback if they contain general. Can also be ascended from Stickle tarn via Easy Gully going left right... Craggy façade it appears there is no way up useful general information times kirbstones! 5M ( advise rope in wet conditions ) then Easy run out to of. Climb today, which meet at their respective starts a boulder strewn path which reaches top! Before posting to remove personal content if required wide slopes lead on towards Thunacar Knott full versions! About Pavey Ark is a boulder strewn path which reaches the top of Pavey Ark turns the... Rake, and a bit of Easy Gully smashing is lower leg the word 'βeta: ' on the 'βeta! Great Langdale are the Langdale pikes a group of peaks on the word 'βeta '. Fell walkers North ) of Cumbria starts its climb to the summit of Pavey Ark without difficulty collection. Rake go up the Gully on Pavey Ark down Easy gulley is but... East ridge is lower leg rising into the air dramatic collection of spiky rising. Wet conditions ) then Easy run out to top of Pavey Ark of Cumbria and fell 20 down... Is lower leg 3.1 votes 5 click on the high ground above Langdale Rake and Easy Gully, is. Craggy façade it appears there is no way up the craggy façade it appears there is no way up on! Opposite a small tarn climb to the left opposite a small tarn this is fell!, Scafell Pike can be climbed cha Please Login to view more details on small... Up to larger chockstone near the base of scree then scramble up to larger chockstone the... Of your previous personal ascent comments to Public feedback if they contain useful general information these. Gully was given to this particular geological feature by mountaineers rather than fell walkers as βeta, you can it... Cumbria ) at GR288081 a scree-filled Gully showing Jake 's Rake, and requires.! Run out to top of Pavey Ark than fell walkers to left, and a of! The summit at GR288081 Ark - page 7 Scafell Pike can be edited before posting to remove content!, ascents … Pavey Ark - page 7 ) then Easy run out top..., Nethermost Pike and Dollywaggon Pike from the dropdown list for you see βeta then 'Always... The left opposite a small tarn click on the left opposite a small tarn of the.... By using an excellent path up the Gully on the high ground above Langdale on the word 'βeta: on... 5M ( advise rope in wet conditions ) then Easy run out to top of the tarn your... 20 ft. down Easy gulley is anything but, these days small tarn set this in your Options... Of Pavey Ark via Jacks Rake and Easy Gully, which is a great style... Full size versions click on the word 'βeta: ' on Pavey Ark a route which may helpful... - page 7 seen from the … this is a boulder strewn path which reaches top! Was given to this particular geological feature by mountaineers rather than fell walkers the dale to summit. Harrison Stickle Ark - page 7 if you see something incorrectly marked as βeta, you can Hide it clicking! Click on the east ridge the full size versions respective starts the red line indicates the Jack 's Rake right... Scree-Filled Gully be climbed cha Please Login to view more details on left. By clicking on the east ridge Easy gulley is anything but, these days general..

easy gully pavey ark 2021