Branstree (North East Top)
The Far Eastern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
Branstree (North East Top) is on Ordnance Survey Maps:
|OS Explorer Maps OL5 & OL7|
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|1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)
Branstree (North East Top) is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:
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Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Branstree (North East Top)
Kevin Foster walked up on April 19th, 2019 [from/via/route] Swindale Lane. [with] Henry. [weather] Sunny with very little breeze making it quite hot for walking. - Most people miss out this top taking the shortest route between Selside Pike and Branstree by following the fence. However, by crossing the fence at the col you can make a gentle five minute ascent over grass to the small cairn marking this subsidiary top on Branstree. The obvious path back towards Artlecrag Pike passes two small tarns and the old ordnance survey tower with glimpses of Haweswater reservoir below, a good place to stop and take photos.
Paul Macey has climbed [from/via/route] From Brothers Water using walks c251 and c204
John Almond bagged on June 24th, 2018 [from/via/route] Solo walk from Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - BRANSTREE - Selside Pike - Old Corpse Road [weather] Superb
Mark Davidson hiked on February 22nd, 2004 [with] Mike
Caroline Winter summited on April 1st, 2016 [from/via/route] from Haweswater and circuit round [with] Andy and Becky [weather] On tops, high wind, hail then sleet - Short walk. Desperately cold and windy
Darren Mortimer conquered on May 7th, 2016 [from/via/route] Mardale [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Sunny
Iain Taylor scaled on April 17th, 2011 [from/via/route] Nr Haweswater (NY 52179 14195)
Christine Shepherd walked up on May 22nd, 2010 [from/via/route] Walked from Mardale Head [with] On my own [weather] Glorious with fantastic views.
Leon Potts, Louise Sandwith, Elaine Grayson and Louis Smith have all walked, climbed & bagged Branstree (North East Top).
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