Englands Higest Point
Accessible from either Wasdale or Borrowdale. Scafell Pike is the highest point in England and a Classic mountain with views across the Lake District and Cumbria.
Explore the rough and broken terrain with river crossings, boulders and shattered rocks on this 6-10mile day in the mountains.
The average time up and down is four and a half hours with some time away from well-defined paths. There is a small amount of difficulty on this route but is achievable for those with no experience.
Want to do something unique. Ask us about our explorer package, where we aim to tackle the mountain avoiding major footpaths and tackling routes less trodden.
Thinking of tackiling Scafell Pike as part of a challenge? contact us via bespoke packages.
The Big Tick
Total Ascent 1070m. Summit 978m
Suitable for Beginner & upwards
Price £170 Per Day
See FAQ For Prices & More Info
-National 3 Peaks Challenge Guiding
- Night Guiding
-Explorer package, avoiding major footpaths.
Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost & ratios?
Our standard bookings are priced per day for a guided experience.
What kit will I need?
All PPE personal protective equipment will be supplied by Open Ascents. For climbing and mountaineering this include, Helmet, Harness, Ropes and protection. You will need to bring your own climbing or mountaineering footwear. Please see FAQ section for kit list on bottom header of website.
Why book with us.
- Experianced and qualified expert Guide
What if there is bad weather?
It might not be sunny all the time but we have enough local knowledge to seek out the best venues and will advise when booking the most ideal alternatives for on the day. If the weather and conditions are truly unworkable then we can reschedule for a better time at no extra cost.
What is our start & end location?
Once you book we will send you all the information about where to meet us, timings and content of the day. We can even advise on the best locations to look for accomidation.