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Fellow go4awalkers who have walked up, climbed & bagged Seathwaite Fell
Phillip Bulley walked up Seathwaite Fell on September 3rd, 2017 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite Farm from Sprinkling Tarn and Descended via wainwright route b [with] Ruby. [weather] Windy with rain.
John Walter climbed Seathwaite Fell on June 17th, 2017 [with] Tricia [weather] Warm
Colin Egan bagged Seathwaite Fell on June 8th, 2017 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite and the Grains Gill track, hence to Sprinkling Tarn and out onto Seathwaite Fell. Return via Stye Head [with] My wife Faith. [weather] Atrocious walking conditions, heavy rain and strong winds. - This was the only fell we felt was safe enough to do in such weather, but when you only have 3 walking days you need to be creative with your planning. The streams and waterfalls were at their most impressive but not ideal weather for photos!! The paths were awash in many places, really testing the waterproofing on boots. Sadly mine did not quite hold the damp at bay but Faith's did. We delayed our start til the rain eased but it came back on to rain within half an hour. It had stopped by the time we topped out onto Esk Hause. No view from the summit, as we were in cloud by then, in fact we only found it thanks to other walkers creating a faint but definite track, occasionally backed by spot GPS readings on our location. I have always poo-poo'd sat navs but they do have their uses at times like this. As we walked back towards Stye Head the wind increased and nearly blew us over on several occasions, at one point gusts were blowing water off a waterfall back up into the air. Not unexpected but the Stye Head track where it crosses the bridge over the stream was under inches of water forcing us to divert away from the path by the stream out onto the rough stony fell side. We stopped for a final breather by the 1000ft boulder and were just eating a roll with coffee when the heavens opened again. So much for nearly drying out!! One of the most dramatic days ever and all to bag such a simple fell.
Mark Davidson hiked Seathwaite Fell on February 9th, 2006 [from/via/route] Seatoller, Seathwaite, Stockley Bridge, Grains Gill, Aaron Crags, Seathwaite Fell, Great Slack, Seathwaite Fell (South Top), Sprinkling Tarn, Sty Head, Sty hEad Tarn, Styhead Gill, Taylorgill Force, Seathwaite, Seatoller [with] Mike [weather] Nice and clear
Anthony Scott summited Seathwaite Fell on October 11th, 2016 [from/via/route] Seatoller [with] me [weather] Grey cloud
Doug Martin walked up Seathwaite Fell on August 17th, 2016 [from/via/route] Shotley Bridge - Sty Head tarn route to intake wall then straight up first gully as per Wainwright book. [with] Left group at wall and went solo. [weather] Best day of the year so far. - Never saw another soul until I approached Sprinkling Tarn where I met the B group.
Charlie Housley climbed Seathwaite Fell on June 16th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite to Stockley Bridge and then via Aaron Crags. [with] Solo. [weather] Cloud down to approximately 900m but otherwise a pleasantly warm day where all the cloud pretty much disappeared by 14.00hrs.
Tracey Cowell bagged Seathwaite Fell on March 6th, 2016 [from/via/route] Seathwaite Farm/ Seathwaite Fell/ Sprinkling Tarn/ Ruddy Gill/Grains Gill [with] solo [weather] Clear sunny skies/ Snow on summits
David Noble hiked Seathwaite Fell on August 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] Seathwaite [with] Jack [weather] Sunny - Came down the scree slop on Aaron Crags
Clive Ward summited Seathwaite Fell on June 19th, 2015 [from/via/route] Seatoller, Glaramara. See Glaramara for route [with] Ian, Conrad (19th June 2015) Ian, Conrad, Chris, Dave Bell (7th Oct 15)
Philip Layton walked up Seathwaite Fell on July 14th, 2006 [with] Karen, Karen & Steve
Harry Meijer climbed Seathwaite Fell on September 7th, 2015 [from/via/route] Great End from Seathwaite [with] The Lake District Walker
Christine Knowles bagged Seathwaite Fell on September 22nd, 2015 [from/via/route] Via Glaramara and Allen Crags [with] Graham [weather] Windy and cold.
Kevin Parnham hiked Seathwaite Fell on November 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite via Allen Crags and Sprinkling Tarn [with] Jo [weather] Glorious day initially but gradually worsened to low cloud and rain - Descent via very steep scree filled gulley which took until dark to negotiate.
Ann Davis summited Seathwaite Fell on July 22nd, 2014 [from/via/route] Seatoller, seathwaite,styhead [weather] Tropical
Keith Eastman walked up Seathwaite Fell on June 29th, 2014 [from/via/route] c139
Raymond Barnett climbed Seathwaite Fell on April 2nd, 2014 [weather] hazy
Beth Webster bagged Seathwaite Fell on October 7th, 2012 [with] Hannah Phillps
Iain Taylor hiked Seathwaite Fell on May 15th, 2011 [from/via/route] Seathwaite (NY 23591 12285)
Darren Mortimer summited Seathwaite Fell on September 22nd, 2012 [from/via/route] Seatoller walk c139 [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Warm and sunny
Christine Shepherd walked up Seathwaite Fell on June 25th, 2010 [from/via/route] Walked from Seathwaite [with] On my own [weather] sunny - This was a quick walk after arriving at Borrowdale Youth Hostel for a weekend with members of St George's Church Leeds.
David Shaw, David Laws, Carl Abbott, Louis Smith, Simon Duerden, Steve Frank, Paul Booth, Linda Mckeogh, Paul Henderson, Trevor Williams, Martin Angold, Jeanette Coward, John Cuthbert, Kerry Fahy, Stephen Millington, Martyn Rouse, Ray O'Hara and Libby Burns have also all walked, climbed & bagged Seathwaite Fell.
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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Seathwaite Fell. . . in no particular order
1. Skiddaw and Derwent Water (in distance) with Seathwaite Fell and Sprinkling Tarn (foreground) from Great End (Scafell Massif)
Photo: Stephen Dawson (10)
2. Grey Friar and the Seathwaite Fells over Dunnerdale from Hesk Fell
Photo: Andy Malcolm (176)
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You can walk or hike Seathwaite Fell with this route map:
Route Summary: - Seatoller, Borrowdale, Big Stanger Gill, Hanging Haystack Crag, Alisongrass Crag, Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot), Tarn At Leaves, Rosthwaite Cam (Rosthwate Fell), Dovenest Top, Combe Door Top, Combe Head, Glaramara, Looking Steads (Glaramara), Red Beck Top, High House Tarn Top, Allen Crags, Sprinking Tarn, Seathwaite Fell (South Top), Seathwaite Fell, Grains Gill, The Allerdale Ramble, Stockley Bridge, Seathwaite, Thornythwaite Farm, The River Derwent, Seatoller, Borrowdale.