Clough Head

Overview
Height: 2,381 Feet - 726Metres
Grid Ref: NY 334 225
Area: Eastern
Ordnance Survey: OL5
Wainwright Guidebook: One

Clough Head is an interesting fell, not only for walkers and explorers but for the ornithologist and botanist, the geologist and antiquarian also; while the merely curious traveller may content himself; by puzzling out why and for what purpose Fisher’s wife trod so persistently that remarkable path to Jim’s Fold.


 

Map and Photo Gallery

 

Views towards the top of Jack's Wife's Rake (Clough Head) seen as the low point centre right.

White Pike, Clough Head and Great Dodd from Blencathra.

Looking back at Clough Head.

White Pike, Clough Head and Great Dodd from Blencathra.

Clough Head summit Trig Point

 

There are 7 walks to choose from including Clough Head

The Dodds from Sticks Pass

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16th September 2017
ASCENT: 3,025 Feet - 922 Metres
MILES: 8.5
WAINWRIGHTS: 4, Stybarrow Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Great Dodd - Clough Head
ROUTE: Sticks Pass - Stybarrow Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Calfhow Pike - Great Dodd - Clough Head - Threlkeld Knotts - Wanthwaite Bank - Hilltop Quarries - Wanthwaite
 

Walking the Wainwrights in 30 Walks - Walk 16 A St Johns-in-the-Vale Circuit

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5th June 2016
ASCENT: 4'243 Feet - 1'294 Meters
MILES: 12.8
WAINWRIGHTS: 7, Clough Head - Great Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Raise - White Side - High Rigg
ROUTE: Wanthwaite - Wanthwaite Bank - Clough Head - Great Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Sticks Pass – Raise – White Side – Brund Gill– Fisherplace Falls - Fisher Place - A591 - Legburthwaite - Long Band - High Rigg - St John's-in-the-Vale Church - Yew Tree Farm - Wanthwaite Bridge - Wanthwaite
 

The Harry Griffin 2,000 footers Walk 19 -The Traverse of the Dodds

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11th July 2015
ASCENT: 3,578 Feet - 1'091 Metres
MILES: 14
SUMMITS OVER 2,000 Ft: 10, Randerside - Great Dodd - Clough Head - Calfhow Pike - Stybarrow Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd (NY 343 186) - Green Side - Sheffield Pike - Hart Side - Hart Side (NY 362 195)
ROUTE: High Row - Groove Beck - Bruts Moss - Randerside - Great Dodd - Clough Head - Calfhow Pike - Millgill Head - Watsons Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Green Side - Glencoyne Head - Nick Head - Sheffield Pike - Nick Head - Glencoyne Head - Hard Side - Dowthwaitehead - High Row
 

Deepdale & The Dodds from High Row


27th September 2014
ASCENT: 2,500 Feet – 762 Meters
MILES: 11.1
WAINWRIGHTS: 4, Stybarrow Dodd – Watson’s Dodd – Great Dodd – Clough Head
ROUTE: High Row – Dowthwaitehead – Deepdale – Middle Tongue – Stybarrow Dodd – Watsons Dodd – Great Dodd – Calfhow Pike – Clough Head – White Pike – Old Coach Road – High Row
 

Nethermost Pike to Clough Head

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5th October 2013
ASCENT: 4,400 Feet, 1,244 Meters
MILES: 13.4
WAINWRIGHTS: 8 Nethermost Pike – Helvellyn – White Side – Raise – Stybarrow Dodd – Watson’s Dodd – Great Dodd – Clough Head
ROUTE: Wythburn – Comb Crags – Birk Side – Nethermost Pike -  Helvellyn – Helvellyn Lower Man – White Side – Raise – Sticks Pass – Stybarrow Dodd – Watson’s Dodd – Great Dodd – Calfhow Pike – Clough Head – Mariel Bridge – Old Coach Road – Wanthwaite
 

Clough Head via Fisher’s Wife’s Rake

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11th August 2012
ASCENT: 3,714 Feet, 1,132 Metres
MILES: 11.5
WAINWRIGHTS: 4, Clough Head, Great Dodd, Watsons Dodd & Stybarrow Dodd
ROUTE: Wanthwaite – Hill Top Farm – Hill Top Quarries – Fisher’s Wife Rake – Jims Fold – Clough Head – Calfhow Pike – Great Dodd – Watsons Dodd – Stybarrow Dodd – Stybarrow Dodd West Ridge – Sticks Pass – Stanah – A591 – St Johns Beck – Bridge End Farm – Sosgill Bridge – B5322 -Wanthwaite
 

Clough Head & The Dodd’s

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8th August 2010
ASCENT: 3,553 Ft 1,083 Mtrs
MILES: 10.5
WAINWRIGHTS: 5, Clough Head, Great Dodd, Watsons Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd & High Rigg
ROUTE:  
 

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