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Buckbarrow
405m (1329ft)

The Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


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(No. 200)

Walk Buckbarrow walking UK Mountains in The Western Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

The view from the summit of Buckbarrow

Photo: Andy Malcolm

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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Buckbarrow Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Buckbarrow

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.

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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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Buckbarrow

Buckbarrow from Greendale Bridge, Greendale

Buckbarrow from Greendale Bridge, Greendale

Photo: Alan Wainwright (58)

Buckbarrow summit cairn

Buckbarrow summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (64)

Cairn on the way up Buckbarrow

Cairn on the way up Buckbarrow

Photo: Alan Wainwright (61)

The Scafel Massive featuring Ling Mell, Great End, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Scafell Pike, Symonds Knott and Sca Fell above Wast Water from Buckbarrow

The Scafel Massive featuring Ling Mell, Great End, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Scafell Pike, Symonds Knott and Sca Fell above Wast Water from Buckbarrow

Photo: Chris Brankin (38)

Looking South West from the lower slopes of Buckbarrow

Looking South West from the lower slopes of Buckbarrow

Photo: Alan Wainwright (59)

Crags on Buckbarrow

Crags on Buckbarrow

Photo: Alan Wainwright (60)

Wast Water with the Scafel Massive (far left- featuring Ling Mell, Great End, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Scafell Pike, Symonds Knott and Sca Fell) and Illgill Head (centre) and Whin Rigg (centre right) above the Wast Water screes from Buckbarrow

Wast Water with the Scafel Massive (far left- featuring Ling Mell, Great End, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Scafell Pike, Symonds Knott and Sca Fell) and Illgill Head (centre) and Whin Rigg (centre right) above the Wast Water screes from Buckbarrow

Photo: Chris Brankin (37)

The Scafell Massif, Illgill Head, Whin Rigg and the Wast Water Screes from Buckbarrow

The Scafell Massif, Illgill Head, Whin Rigg and the Wast Water Screes from Buckbarrow

Photo: Alan Wainwright (63)

Illgill Head and the Wast Water Screes from Buckbarrow

Illgill Head and the Wast Water Screes from Buckbarrow

Photo: Alan Wainwright (62)

Illgill Head (left) and Whin Rigg (right) above the Wast Water screes from Buckbarrow

Illgill Head (left) and Whin Rigg (right) above the Wast Water screes from Buckbarrow

Photo: Chris Brankin (39)


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