The Southern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
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Alan Smith walked up on September 15th, 2020 [from/via/route] From Coniston. With kev. Hot sunny day [with] kevin [weather] Sunny
John Fenwick climbed on August 29th, 2020 [from/via/route] Walked from school in Coniston [with] Romany [weather] Very cold and wind for time of year. Good visibility - Very busy on way up. Came down via Levers water
Sarah Culverhouse bagged on August 12th, 2020 [from/via/route] Walna Scar [with] Mary Puppins [weather] glorious sunshine
Stephen Eddy hiked on August 7th, 2020 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] Mike Woodhouse, Tony Harris, Martin Bayliss [weather] Sunny, cloudy - After the old man
Andy Buxton summited on September 2nd, 1995 [from/via/route] Via Copper Mines Path. Continuing to Brim Fell and Swirl How then down Prison Band and Levers Water [with] Clive Fenn, Rachel, Dan [weather] Clear with some showers
Sarah Hamer conquered on May 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] Walked a full hike with Old Man and Dow Crag - full days hike - amazing day [with] Chris Hamer [weather] Dry and sunny
Stephen Batson scaled on July 11th, 2020 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] Clare [weather] Mixture of sunshine & fog
Adrian Howard walked up on September 29th, 2013 [from/via/route] Walna Scar Road Car park
Geoff Ward climbed on April 1st, 2018 [from/via/route] Walna Scar [with] S, J and A. [weather] Sunny with snow on the ground.
Andrew Johnson bagged on November 14th, 2019 [from/via/route] Coniston [weather] Some cloud, very windy, snow and ice on tops - Scary descent of Swirl How ridge.
Linda Craven hiked on October 31st, 2019 [from/via/route] Walna Scar road, map C123 [with] Kerry Louise, and Taffy [weather] Bright but cold and very windy. - Second of the day, easy walk from The Old Man.Made the dog a jacket from my spare fleece as he was so cold!!
Richard Marchant summited on August 9th, 1986 [from/via/route] We parked at Tilberthwaite ascended Wetherlam then Black Sail and on to Swirl How-Swirl Band-Brim Fell then on to The Old Man of Coniston. Once up the top I can remember us jogging down the main path straight in to Coniston then the long slog along the road back to the car at Tilberthwaite was a nightmare and seem to take ages [with] Nick Harker and Chris Aylen [weather] A fine dry day with no cool breeze and too much sunshine - I remember this being a long long walk on a very hot day and seem to take an eternity to complete and too much road walking at the end to get back to the car.
Elaine Evans conquered on June 7th, 2019 [from/via/route] From Coniston, walked up Walna Scar Road then ascended Coniston Old Man via Miners Bridge route, from summit followed path across to Brim Fell, descended to Goat's Hawse then up to summit of Dow Crag, retraced our steps to Goat's Hawse and descended to Goat's Water before following downward path to rejoin the Walna Scar Road back into Coniston. [with] Sue [weather] Beautiful day. Light refreshing shower on way back. - Beat the heavy rain today. Well worth taking the route via the disused mine track.
David Watson scaled on August 29th, 2018 [from/via/route] Coniston [weather] Sunny
John Almond walked up on July 2nd, 2018 [from/via/route] c306 solo walk from Coniston - roadside parking near The Sun Hotel - Miners Bridge - Low Water - The Old Man of Coniston - BRIM FELL - Swirl How - Wetherlam - Hole Rake - Miners Bridge - Wainwright 132 [weather] Very hot - nice cooling breeze on the tops
Phillip Bulley climbed on May 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] Via Dow Crag [with] Ruby. [weather] Sunny and very windy.
John Bryers bagged on May 13th, 2018 [from/via/route] Walna Scar Road [with] Janet Bryers, David, Janine and Freya Gray. With Mya and Jazz [weather] Sunny and warm with a cool breeze on ridges
Iain Jones hiked on August 27th, 2017 [from/via/route] Three Shire Stone, Wrynose Pass (The Wainwright 60 - Day 7 (Coniston)) [with] Graeme High
Andrew Peate summited on August 9th, 2017 [from/via/route] Wetherlam [with] Harry
Andrew Joss conquered on July 23rd, 2017 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] Barbara [weather] Sunny with a little cloud
Simon Boddy scaled on June 30th, 2017 [from/via/route] Torver [with] HF Holidays [weather] Breezy and cool with low cloud turning warmer and sunny later
Chris Sheard walked up on May 16th, 2002 [from/via/route] Up from Levers water via Crag great scramble - also 4 September 2015 via Prison band [with] On ML Training course - With George & Arron [weather] Pleasant to gloomy day some good views tiring - Cold gloomy day - Fun - Not so fun
Claire Kirk climbed on April 8th, 2017 [from/via/route] Walna Scar road car park [with] Phil [weather] Sunny and clear
Colin Egan bagged on March 9th, 2017 [from/via/route] Parked at Fell Gate and proceeded along Walna Scar Road, hence up via Goat's Hawse to summit ridge [with] My wife Faith [weather] Crisp cold sunny day - Not the most exciting fell to crack but a good opener for a fine day on the fells.
Darren Wilson hiked on September 30th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Coniston [with] with Mike & dan
Steve Cookson has summited [from/via/route] coniston [with] gillie [weather] sunny
Mark Davidson conquered on September 5th, 2003 [with] Theresa [weather] Sunny but a little hazy
Chris Robinson scaled on July 31st, 2016 [from/via/route] Walna Scar Road after C.O.M [with] Emki [weather] Sunny
John Walter walked up on July 27th, 2016 [with] With Ramblers B+ Group
Christine Flitcroft climbed on June 29th, 2016 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] Sandra [weather] Clear, Windy, low cloud but not in it and cold
Colin Millar bagged on April 16th, 2016 [from/via/route] Old Man from Coppermines [weather] Fair
Tony Rogerson hiked on July 3rd, 2015 [from/via/route] Great Wood Seathwaite Tarn Goat's Hawse Brim Fell Grey Friar & Troutal Fell [with] Darren Floss Robbie & Ruby [weather] Sunny - HOT day
Anthony Scott summited on September 22nd, 2015 [from/via/route] Coppermines Valley [with] me [weather] Sunny, some white cloud and occasional mist, but 14 degrees and almost perfect
Tracey Cowell conquered on September 10th, 2015 [from/via/route] Walna scar rd/ coniston old man/ brim fell/ dow crag/ walna scar rd [with] Sister [weather] Sunny/hazy/30 to 40 gusts
Rob Cheshire scaled on August 22nd, 2015 [from/via/route] c210 from Walna Scar Road, circular route including Brim Fell. [with] Solo [weather] Dry and Overcast - Started at first light (6am) and didn't see another living soul until part way down the descent from Coniston Old Man.
Christina Lander walked up on August 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] Coniston - Old Man of Coniston - Brim Fell - Swirl How - Wetherlam - Coniston [with] Dick [weather] Beautiful sunshine
Wendy John climbed on August 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] Coniston, Brown Pike, Buck Pike, Dow Crags, Great Hawse, Brim Fell, Great Crags [with] Chris Bunce [weather] Sunny
Traci Scott bagged on June 13th, 2015 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] Luke [weather] Humid / Hot
David Noble hiked on May 23rd, 2015 [from/via/route] Walna road [with] Chris [weather] Bright sunny day
Leon Harvey summited on April 5th, 2015 [from/via/route] c179 [with] Solo [weather] Sunny
Andy Pearce has conquered [from/via/route] Coniston & Old Man [with] Anita Pearce & Tyler Peacock [weather] Sunny, very warm for late November
Charlie Housley scaled on March 18th, 2015 [from/via/route] The ridge route from Coniston Old Man. [with] Jo and Candy. [weather] Sunny most of the morning with light cloud midday.
Kevin Parnham walked up on January 24th, 2015 [from/via/route] Coniston old man [with] Jo [weather] Very windy and cold - Very short distance from the old man and doesn't seem to be a very defined top
Andrew Martin climbed on November 22nd, 2014 [from/via/route] coniston
Bella Wella bagged on September 26th, 2014 [with] paul
Dave Eyes hiked on August 24th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Coniston village, along Walna scar road, up to Brown pike and along ridge to Dow Crag, down and across Goats Hawse to Brim Fell. Then back down Goats Hawse and down to Goats water to return via Walna Scar rd to Coniston [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Sunny
Andy James summited on August 4th, 2014 [with] Suzie James
Keith Eastman conquered on July 10th, 2014 [from/via/route] c306
Craig Steeland scaled on July 15th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Coniston village via Dow Crag [with] On my own [weather] Warm and sunny with low wind. Perfect!
Jacqui Smith walked up on July 5th, 2014 [from/via/route] Torver [with] Graham
Clive Ward climbed on July 5th, 2014 [from/via/route] Wrynose Pass. Great Carrs, Grey Friar, Brim Fell, Swirl How [with] Hazel [weather] Mixed - sunny and cloudy. Great temperature for walking - cold at top - See Grey Friar
Marcus Bradshaw bagged on April 24th, 2014 [from/via/route] Dow Crag , old Man , brim Fell , Swirl How , great Carrs , Grey Friar . [with] marcus [weather] sunny
Mark Thwaites hiked on June 21st, 2014 [from/via/route] Goats Water,Coniston Old Man [with] Alone [weather] Sunny
Michael Vaughn summited on July 17th, 2013 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] alone [weather] sunny
Erika Ince has conquered [from/via/route] Old man conniston [with] Martin, Hamish and Marley [weather] Dry but hazy windy and cold
Steve Frank scaled on April 20th, 2013 [from/via/route] Coniston Fold [with] Jackie Frank
John Senior walked up during August, 2013 [from/via/route] Old Man of Coniston
Ann Davis climbed on August 22nd, 2013 [from/via/route] the old man and onwards [with] loads of folk out [weather] hot and sticky
Jan Dixon bagged on August 25th, 2013 [from/via/route] Coniston Old Man [with] Anya (8) [weather] Sunny and hot
Joanne Mcgawley hiked on August 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Old Man of Coniston, Brim Fell, Swirl How, Black Sails and Wetherlam [with] Rich [weather] Very Warm and Humid - 9.98 miles
David Heyes summited on June 6th, 2008 [from/via/route] from Coniston Old Man [with] Alison [weather] Sunny
John Nicholson conquered on October 16th, 2010 [from/via/route] walk c179 The Seathwaite Round from Seathwaite, Duddon Valley [with] Chris [weather] Sunny, clouds, nippy - Great views
Harry Meijer scaled on April 30th, 2013 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] The Lake District Walker
Martin Corbett walked up on May 5th, 2013 [from/via/route] c123 The Old Man of Coniston and Swirl How from Walna Scar Road, Coniston [with] Jemima & Jack [weather] Thick mist, but windy at times and drizzle...but all cleared up about half an hour before getting back to car.
Kevan Cassley climbed on April 20th, 2013 [from/via/route] Walna Scar Car Park - Walna Scar Road - Brown Pike - Buck Pike - Dow Crag - Goats Hawse - Brim Fell - Consiton Old Man - Low Water - Walna Scar Car Park [with] Wife Amanda [weather] Sunny, clear & dry, around 13C, wind picked up from Brim Fell - Great walk with fantasic views
Chris Bramley bagged on May 5th, 2010 [from/via/route] Old man of coniston [with] Jaqui, Blake, jan and Darren [weather] Warm, windy
Christine Knowles hiked on April 18th, 2009 [from/via/route] Coppermines via Old Man, to Swirl How and down past Levers Water back to Coppermines [with] Graham, Sheila and Jeff [weather] Beautiful day, got sunburnt
Dale Verrall summited on December 2nd, 2011 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] Amber [weather] Very cold & windy
Iain Taylor conquered on July 25th, 2010 [from/via/route] Coniston (SD 30001 97460)
Bill Rowlands scaled on October 4th, 2012 [from/via/route] Goats Water [with] Jake - the chocolate Labrador [weather] Low cloud and mist first thing, brightening up later and then light showers on the way down
Paul Macey walked up on August 14th, 2012 [from/via/route] The Old Man of Coniston [with] Luke Macey [weather] Cloudy
Darren Mortimer climbed on July 8th, 2012 [from/via/route] Coniston [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Wet & Misty
Mark Ingram bagged on May 12th, 2012 [from/via/route] Coniston old man & Weatherlam [with] Sofia [weather] Clear sky, but cold and windy on summits
Christine Shepherd hiked on July 31st, 2007 [from/via/route] Coniston via Walna Scar Road and Brown Pike. [with] On my own [weather] Clear and sunny - Part of a fantastic day's walking. Bagged this again with my daughter Rebecca on a cold clear day 31.3.08 and for a third time on 1.10.11 using walk c420.
Patrick Buckland summited on January 12th, 2012 [from/via/route] Levers Water, from Coniston town centre [with] Janny [weather] Utterly beautiful, although bloody cold - Missed the turning up to the Old Man, which we were meant to do first, so carried on to Levers Water and did Brim Fell first instead. Pleased we did, as Levers Water was beautiful, and the path up to Brim Fell on the far side of the water was superb.
Jane Wilkinson, Dawn Roberts, Michael Austin, Melanie Dunn, David Kelley, Jenny Godfrey, Doug Jeffries, Trevor Longman, Jo Dixon, David Shaw, David Laws, Claire Rigg, Elaine Grayson, Simon Clark, David Hughes, Carl Abbott, Peter O'sullivan, David Butterfield, Wendy Haycock, Louis Smith, Jonathan Tobin, Patricia Dilley, Simon Duerden, Angela Moroney, Jill Dean, Paul Booth, Louise Sandwith, Peter Clark, Gordon Lee, Immacolata Pescatore, Lee Maddison, Linda Mckeogh, Trevor Williams, Kenneth Mellor, Raymond Barnett, Tracey Cordes, John Kendall, Libby Burns, John Cuthbert, Matthew Thomas, Adrian Cawley, Les Bennett, John Southward, David Kelley, Stephen Millington, Rob Barklamb, Andy Nicholls, Paul Warren, Jeanette Coward, Gary Kent, Adam Shewry, Sarah Lowe, Ray O'Hara, Linda Walker, Simon Smith, Steve Davenport, Jayne Phelps and Rebecca Hardy have all walked, climbed & bagged Brim Fell.
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