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Beda Head (Beda Fell)
509m (1671ft)

The Far Eastern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


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(No. 170)

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162nd highest in England,
371st in England & Wales

Walk Beda Head (Beda Fell) walking UK Mountains in The Far Eastern Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

Beda Head (Beda Fell) Summit

Photo: Stephen Collins

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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Beda Head (Beda Fell) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Wayne Baxter walked up on April 23rd, 2021 [from/via/route] From the church near Hause Farm followed the road to Christy Bridge, pick up the path to winter crag. Turned right and headed up to Beda head. Return same route [with] Sue [weather] Sunny

Michael Nolan climbed on March 30th, 2021 [from/via/route] Martindale [with] Morag [weather] wet and cold until we finished when it was lovely

Adrian Howard bagged on June 10th, 2019 [from/via/route] Deepdale Bridge, Patterdale

Gill Bates hiked on June 25th, 2016 [from/via/route] from Howtown

Andrew Johnson summited on December 4th, 2019 [from/via/route] Martindale [weather] Drizzle

Christine Shepherd conquered on February 19th, 2010 [from/via/route] Walked part of walk c304 from Howtown [with] On my own [weather] Very cold and eerie - Just bagged Beda Head and Angletarn before coming down as it was bit quiet and eerie on the frozen fells and I didn't want to push my luck. Climbed again on a glorious summer's day on 9.7.17.

Phillip Bulley scaled on July 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] Via Hallin Fell. [with] Ruby. [weather] Sunny and hot

Julian Parry walked up on June 22nd, 2018 [from/via/route] C304 [with] Nuno Malo

Simon Myerscough climbed on July 30th, 2006 [from/via/route] C304 [with] Martin [weather] Warm sunshine, cool breeze

Christina Lander bagged on June 6th, 2017 [from/via/route] Patterdale, Boredale Hause, Beda Fell, Sandwick, Ullswater Way, Patterdale [with] Dick [weather] Mostly wet and very windy

Dave Eyes hiked on August 21st, 2017 [from/via/route] from Patterdale [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Cloudy and warm - good views

Paul Macey summited on August 13th, 2017 [from/via/route] C304 Glenridding

Beth Webster conquered on May 29th, 2017 [with] Hannah phillips & Cocoa

Chris Sheard scaled on September 23rd, 2009 [from/via/route] Across from Place fell [with] Solo [weather] Warm partly sunny day with lovely views - Stayed for a long time on Beda. Enjoyed just being there and two cups of coffee

John Tippins walked up on April 11th, 2017 [from/via/route] Howtown [with] Alone [weather] Almost complete cloud cover, but above the highest peaks until mid-afternoon when it started to get misty lower down. Dry day and a bit blustery, bit chilly at times. - First day out after electricity failure the previous day.

Elaine Evans climbed on March 3rd, 2017 [from/via/route] From Martindale old church, up to Angle Tarn, Angletarn Pikes, then along Beda Fell before descending and returning to car. [with] Sue [weather] Dry and mild for most of the day, light rain started just as we began the descent off Beda. - Lots of deer to be seen on the ridges and in the valleys.

John Walter bagged on October 26th, 2016 [from/via/route] Howtown [with] Tricia, Sandra jennifer

Mark Davidson hiked on November 28th, 2004 [with] Mike [weather] Bit grey and gloomy

John Almond summited on August 26th, 2016 [from/via/route] Solo walk from from St Peter's Church, Howtown - Beda Head - Angletarn Pikes - Hallin Fell [weather] Good

Jon Mapp conquered on July 30th, 2016 [from/via/route] c304/c159 combined as we had done some of the peaks before we used these walks [with] Suzzanné [weather] Dry and warm, cloudy later, with a little rain - Nice walk, good climb to Beda Head, a little boggy to Angletarn Pikes - with a good path to the turn off to Brock Crags then bog again. Rest Dodd is a good climb but the top appeared sooner than expected, the walk to The Nab was very boggy, it must be really bad in wetter weather. Cheated by coming down a small path off The Nab to Christy Bridge.

Richard Fulcher scaled on June 3rd, 2016 [from/via/route] Howtown c304 [with] Alone [weather] Fine - Helped two Coast to Coasters to find their way!

Charlie Housley walked up on May 8th, 2016 [from/via/route] Via Winter Crag from Martindale. [with] Candy the dog. [weather] Around 25 degrees, but with a cooling breeze.

Colin Egan climbed on April 19th, 2016 [from/via/route] Ascent from Patterdale via Boredale Hause [with] My wife Faith [weather] Sunny and warm

Anthony Scott bagged on April 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] Martindale church [with] me [weather] Bitingly cold wind, cloudy and drizzle - Walk route c304. Very easy to follow.

Raymond Barnett hiked during March, 2016 [weather] sunny

Tony Rogerson summited on August 18th, 2013 [from/via/route] Martindale Beda Fell & The Nab [weather] Sunny

Victoria Bates conquered on September 3rd, 2015 [from/via/route] c297 with Wether Hill and Loadpot Hill [with] Mark

Steve Frank scaled on April 9th, 2015 [from/via/route] How Town

Les Wrightson walked up on August 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] c304 from howtown [with] tanya [weather] sunny / warm - lovely views of ullswater camped waterside campsite

Nick Dobson climbed on June 27th, 2015 [from/via/route] Martindale old church [with] Margaret & Ralph [weather] bright & breezy - Ralph did his usual post grooming roll around in something not very pleasant

David Fearn bagged on June 23rd, 2015 [from/via/route] From Howtown Hotel using walk c304 [with] Alone [weather] Beautiful day fantastic views of Ullswater and surrounding fells. - Walked from Howtown Hotel up the Howtown zig zags passed St Peters Church ascended after the bridge to Beda Head, continued on to Angletarn Pikes, the Place Fell descended to Sandwich. did not climb Hallin Fell. returned to Howtown Hotel.

Craig Steeland hiked on April 21st, 2015 [from/via/route] From Howtown [with] On my own [weather] Sunny and warm with no wind - Steady climb, with great views of Fusedale.

David Noble summited on April 2nd, 2015 [from/via/route] Howtown [weather] Sunny Day great views

Clive Ward conquered on February 19th, 2015 [from/via/route] Sandwick, Place Fell, Boredale Hause, Angletarn Pikes, Beda (see Place Fell) [with] Ian, Conrad

Tracey Cowell scaled on November 13th, 2014 [from/via/route] Martindale old church [with] Sister [weather] Windy 50mph gusts

Kevin Parnham walked up on September 20th, 2014 [from/via/route] From St Peters Church [with] Jo [weather] Cloudy start but clearing in the afternoon - Theday we "lost" the van keysd and didn't start walking until lunch

Keith Eastman climbed on July 1st, 2014 [from/via/route] c304

Simon Boddy bagged on June 10th, 2014 [from/via/route] Howtown [with] Girlfriend [weather] Sunny, windy

Harry Meijer hiked on June 17th, 2014 [from/via/route] The Martindale Skyline [with] The Lake District Walker

Lee Maddison summited on February 27th, 2014 [from/via/route] Walk c304 - Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown [with] Solo [weather] Sunny - moderate wind on summit

David Baines conquered on June 13th, 2012 [from/via/route] Ridge walk over Winter Crag. [with] Alone [weather] Bright & Clear

Gill Watson scaled during October, 2005 [from/via/route] from glenridding to sandwick and back via lakeside. phew [with] Gill Ruth Jess

Chris Bramley walked up on October 12th, 2013 [from/via/route] Martindale old church [with] Jaqui, Blake and jan [weather] Cold windy

Jacqui Smith climbed on September 29th, 2013 [from/via/route] Patterdale and back via sandwick lakeside path [weather] Warm sunny and slight breeze Perfect !!

Alex Holland bagged on September 29th, 2012 [from/via/route] Patterdale via place fell and howton [with] daz 2*Jus [weather] rainy windy - wild camp drank bog water

Dale Verrall hiked on September 13th, 2012 [from/via/route] Pooley Bridge to Patterdale [with] Amber [weather] Wet & windy

John Cave summited on October 26th, 2012 [from/via/route] part of c304 - see Place Fell [with] see Place Fell [weather] see Place Fell

Christine Knowles conquered on September 26th, 2012 [from/via/route] Hartsop via Boredale Hause [with] Graham [weather] OK, cloudy

Darren Mortimer scaled on August 19th, 2012 [from/via/route] Martindale [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Sunny at first then wet

Stephen Littlewood walked up on June 11th, 2009 [from/via/route] from Martindale

Beverley Kelly climbed on October 16th, 2009 [from/via/route] C304 Howtown, Beda, Angletarn Pikes, Place Fell [with] Iris [weather] Warm autumnal sunny periods nice

Simon Kirkbride, Melanie Dunn, Jenny Godfrey, David Butterfield, David Kelley, David Kelley, David Watson, Lindsay Goodall, Louise Sandwith, David Shaw, Louis Smith, David Hickin, Patricia Dilley, Jonathan Tobin, Simon Duerden, Paul Booth, Teresa Lowery, Rod Cove, Linda Mckeogh, Trevor Williams, Paul Henderson, John Cuthbert, Stephen Millington, Chris Bede, Jeanette Coward, Ray O'hara, Libby Burns and John Southward have all walked, climbed & bagged Beda Head (Beda Fell).

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Beda Head (Beda Fell)

The Nab (centre) and Beda Head (Beda Fell) (right) from Christy Bridge

The Nab (centre) and Beda Head (Beda Fell) (right) from Christy Bridge

Photo: Robert Hall (7)

Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Julie Graham (1)

Martindale from the lower slopes of Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Martindale from the lower slopes of Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (15)

*Beda Head (Beda Fell) with Place Fell beyond (left), Ullswater and Hallin Fell (right) from Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa)

*Beda Head (Beda Fell) with Place Fell beyond (left), Ullswater and Hallin Fell (right) from Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa)

Photo: Andy Malcolm (83)

Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (1)

The Nab (Martindale) from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

The Nab (Martindale) from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (17)

Beda Head (Beda Fell) from The Nab (Martindale)

Beda Head (Beda Fell) from The Nab (Martindale)

Photo: Robert Hall (17)

Rescue Helicopter with Place Fell from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Rescue Helicopter with Place Fell from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: David Hayter (107)


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