The Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
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Nick Dobson walked up on April 24th, 2021 [from/via/route] Greendale in Wasdale, following Greendale Gill up towards Greendale Tarn before crossing back over to Buckbarrow. [with] Margaret & Ralph [weather] Excellent sunny day with high visibility all round. - With all the lockdowns attributed to Covid 19, this was our first Wainright since completing Middle Dodd & Red Screes on 05/09/2020. We then continued on to Seatallan for number 172 out of the 214. This walk provided stunning scenery the entire way with the Scafell's the stand out.
Dan Collins climbed on May 1st, 2021 [from/via/route] As part of greendale horseshoe walk [with] Family [weather] Some cloud but no rain until the very end
Darren Wilson bagged on September 27th, 2020 [from/via/route] Buckbarrow, Cat Bields, Seatallan, Middle Fell [with] Lone [weather] Beautiful day
Liz Sheerin hiked on August 26th, 2020 [from/via/route] Buckbarrow, Seatallan, Middle Fell [with] Neil [weather] Overcast - Camping in Wasdale Head
Claire Murray summited on August 22nd, 2020 [from/via/route] Walked the Greendale Horseshoe. Middle Fell, Seatallan and Buckbarrow. [with] Vitor [weather] In the clouds
Wayne Baxter conquered on August 11th, 2020 [from/via/route] From Greendale along the road to a path that leads up Gill Beck to Buckbarrow, On a good path over to Cat Bields turn right to Seatallan.Headed NE down the path then SE to find a clear path to Middle Fell. Pick up a path south that leads to Greendale Gill and back to car. [with] Sue [weather] Bright sun very hot
Mike Dunphy scaled on January 26th, 2020 [with] Gaz
Andrew Johnson walked up on November 7th, 2019 [from/via/route] Gill Farm, Wasdale [with] Ted [weather] Cloudy
Phillip Bulley climbed on July 7th, 2019 [from/via/route] Via greendale gill. [with] Ruby. [weather] Sunny and warm.
Christina Lander bagged on June 27th, 2019 [from/via/route] Nether Wasdale - Buckbarrow - Seatallan - Middle Fell - Greendale Bridge - Scale Bridge - Nether Wasdale [with] Dick & Meg [weather] Hot and sunny - Meg fell in a bog! Found a waterfall to wash her off
Elaine Evans hiked on May 23rd, 2019 [from/via/route] From Greendale back along the road to start ascent via Gill Beck, continued to summit of Buckbarrow then on to Cat Bields and across to Seatallan, descended to Windscale Hows and up to Middle Fell before descending to Greendale again. Followed c328 The Greendale Horseshoe. [with] Sue [weather] Fair, sunny at times, overcast at others, cool breeze on top of Middle Fell. - Visibility varied but could clearly see the ridge of last week's walk on the other side of Wastwater. Car parking area is on the left, just beyond the large private parking area on the right.
Chris Sheard summited on April 9th, 2019 [from/via/route] Up from Harrow Head [with] George [weather] Started and finished clear & fabulous - Went up on ridge to sdie of the ghyll - not for the weak or faint hearted - Nice top with good view over valley - nice one
Richard Beardsley conquered on November 15th, 2018 [from/via/route] Walked route c328 The Greendale Horseshoe. The path leading to the summit was not clear so had to rely on my compass, after circumnavigating Long Crag and Bull Crag we made it. [with] Gillian [weather] Sunny but cold day. low cloud came in as we approached Seatallan. - Parked car, (free), on grass verge near Greendale. Commenced the walk at 1045 hrs. The route taken was quite boggy in places. Got back to the car at 1530 hrs. Thoroughly enjoyable.
Michael Nolan scaled on January 9th, 2018 [from/via/route] Wasdale [weather] mixed...some good some awful!
Craig Steeland walked up on August 29th, 2017 [from/via/route] From Greendale car park [with] Sue [weather] Partly cloudy and cool with moderate winds
John Almond climbed on July 16th, 2017 [from/via/route] go4awalk c328 - The Greendale Horseshoe - From Greendale parking area - BUCKBARROW - Seatallan - Middle Fell [with] Solo - joined up with a couple of nice guys, Dave & Stuart, for the accent and descent of Middle Fell [weather] Good, quite sunny and warm, with fairly light winds.
John Walter bagged on May 4th, 2017 [from/via/route] . [with] Tricia
John Tippins hiked on February 11th, 2017 [from/via/route] Greendale [weather] Cold, strong winds, some snow.
Mark Davidson summited on July 17th, 2006 [with] Theresa [weather] Beautiful and sunny - pure bliss
Clive Ward conquered on August 6th, 2016 [from/via/route] Greendale Horseshoe - see go4awalk route C328 [with] Hazel [weather] Fair, windy once we got to the top. - Extended published route to include Haycock
Joanne Mcgawley scaled on July 25th, 2016 [with] Rich [weather] So Wet!! - 6.62 miles
Dave Eyes walked up on May 10th, 2016 [from/via/route] from Seatallan [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Sunny Day
Anthony Scott climbed on June 27th, 2016 [from/via/route] YHA Wasdale Hall [with] me [weather] grey cloud
Stephen Eddy bagged on June 24th, 2016 [from/via/route] Greendale [with] Mike Woodhouse,Tony Harris, Martin Bayliss [weather] Cloudy - En route up Seatallan
Tracey Cowell hiked on March 14th, 2016 [from/via/route] Middle fell/seatallan/buckbarrow [with] Solo [weather] Sunny..wind 20mph
David Noble summited on September 20th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Jack [weather] Overcast and Cloudy with Rain
Richard Marshall has conquered [from/via/route] Greendale [with] Volkan & Bo [weather] Sunny
Chris Bramley scaled on May 30th, 2015 [from/via/route] Greendale [with] Janet [weather] Cloudy - Cup final day
Kevin Parnham walked up on May 15th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Greendale [with] Jo [weather] Windy but fine - Met the legendary Joss Naylor and his lovely wife and spent half an hour chatting to them,what an absolute pleasure.
Christine Knowles climbed on May 12th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Greendale, on way to Seatallan and Middle Fell [with] Graham [weather] Windy, but otherwise fine
Colin Egan bagged on September 7th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Nether Wasdale up via Gill Beck [with] My wife Faith
Charlie Housley hiked on October 24th, 2014 [from/via/route] The ridge route from Seatallan. [with] Candy. [weather] Variable cloud, wind and rain showers with intermittent sunshine.
Derek Parkin summited on March 16th, 2014 [with] lynn pakin [weather] low cloud mist and light rain
Harry Meijer conquered on June 13th, 2014 [from/via/route] Above Wasdale [with] The Lake District Walker
Darren Mortimer scaled on November 16th, 2013 [from/via/route] Greendale [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Overcast with a little wind and low cloud but otherwise fine.
Chris Brookes walked up on October 12th, 2013 [from/via/route] Greendale [with] Kesh [weather] Cloudy with Sunny Spels
Iain Taylor climbed on July 31st, 2013 [from/via/route] Walked from Greendale near Wast Water NZ 14443 05610
Doug Martin bagged on June 10th, 2013 [from/via/route] Greendale Round [with] Marjk Taylorl [weather] Low mist which burnt off as day progressed leading to pleasant sun shine - warm weather with cloud early on gave ideal walking conditions.
John Senior hiked on April 12th, 2013 [from/via/route] Nether Wasdale, to Buckbarrow, to Seatallan, to Haycock, then back down to Wasdale and alongside the lake back to Nether Wasdale [with] Julie Senior
Dale Verrall summited on March 3rd, 2011 [from/via/route] Wast water - Walk number C328 [with] Amber [weather] Lovely day - snow on top
Victoria Bates has conquered [from/via/route] with Haycock
Tony Aspden scaled on May 21st, 2010 [from/via/route] From Greendale to Seatallan, Middle Fell return to Burnthwaite Farm [with] Andy [weather] Sunny
Christine Shepherd walked up on May 5th, 2009 [from/via/route] Walked from Greendale using walk c328 [with] On my own [weather] Started off in sunshine but was soon walking in hailstone and mist.
Maxine Down, Jane Wilkinson, Jenny Godfrey, Louise Sandwith, Jonathan Tobin, Teresa Lowery, David Shaw, Raymond Barnett, Simon Duerden, Gordon Lee, Paul Booth, Linda Mckeogh, Louis Smith, Tracey Cordes, Trevor Williams, Stephen Millington, John Kendall, Jeanette Coward, Paul Henderson, Libby Burns, Rob Barklamb, John Cuthbert, Jacqui Smith, John Southward, Simon Smith, Andy Nicholls, Ian Thomas, Ray O'hara and Linda Walker have all walked, climbed & bagged Buckbarrow.
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