Scafell Pike


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Sca·fell Pike

 (skô′fĕl′)
A mountain in the Cumbrian Mountains of northwest England. At 978 m (3,210 ft), it is the highest peak in the range and the highest elevation in England.

Scafell Pike

(skɔːˈfɛl)
n
(Placename) a mountain in NW England, in Cumbria in the Lake District: the highest peak in England. Height: 977 m (3206 ft)

Sca′fell Pike′

(ˈskɔˌfɛl)
n.
a mountain in NW England, in Cumberland: highest peak in England. 3210 ft. (978 m).
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The Spartans' coaches and parents that will aim to climb Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in 24 hours include Nick Wright, Richie Cartman, Sam Owen, Rob Edwards, Dan Broster, Warwick Skan and Matt Clayworth.
JP McLuskie and Paul Crawford from Dumfries took on the gruelling effort to scale Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis and Snowdon over the course of 24 hours to help raise a target of PS2,000 for the Catherine Street play park project.
The Codsall man raised the money, which will go to the Alzheimer's Society, with a walk up Scafell Pike.
Despite hiking for four hours up Scafell Pike, the pair, from the Rhondda, decided to take on Helvellyn - England's third tallest peak.
Volunteers were taking part in the Real3Peaks Challenge, which also involves a litter pick on Snowdon in Wales and Scafell Pike in the Lake District.
The plucky officers raised more than PS4,500 for a special Christmas fund for the region's most deprived children as they scaled Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis.
Volunteers also made their way to the top of Scafell Pike and Snowdon, clearing as much as they could from the summits and popular routes.
A helicopter, mountain rescuers and an ambulance were called following a 999 call from the top of 3,209ft Scafell Pike in Cumbria.
Tia Layla Ruddle is raising money by climbing Ben Nevis and Scafell Pike - after climbing Mount Snowdon last year.
The team of friends - James O'Brien, Dave Robson, Danny Martin, Chris Burrell, Adam Hadfield, Chris Pearce, Neil Farwell, Richard Read, Alan Cossavella, Ian Matthews, Martyn Read and drivers Terry Bolton and Alec Conway - set off in confi-dent mood in their bid to complete the Three Peaks Challenge by scaling Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Mount Snowdon in 24 hours.
A YEAR ON SCAFELL PIKE (9pm BBC4) MOUNTAINEERING documentaries don't get much more restful than this - it's a bit like watching a beautifully filmed nature calendar set to music.
"We set off to drive to Scotland in the early hours and climbed Ben Nevis before driving back down to the Lake District to climb Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England.