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Fellbarrow
416m (1365ft)

The Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England

The summit of Fellbarrow is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


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English Trig Point (Pillar)

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

Fellbarrow Summit

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Walk c275 Darling Fell, Low Fell and Fellbarrow from Loweswater

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Vital Statistics:

Length: 7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:1,923ft (586m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:Walk Grade 5 Icon (Moderate)
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Walk c132 Low Fell and Fellbarrow from Lanthwaite Wood

Fabulous lake views

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Vital Statistics:

Length: 8.75ml (14km)
Ascent:1,884ft (574m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:Walk Grade 6 Icon (Moderate)

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

Christine Shepherd walked up Fellbarrow on June 1st, 2010 [from/via/route] Used Walk c275 from Loweswater Climbed again on 28.4.2021 using the same walk.Climbed with a small group from H4TH on 17.9.22. My first walk after a flare up of arthritis in my ankle bone. [with] On my own [weather] Evening sunshine - As I got to the summit I was a bit concerned to see a large bull guarding the Trig point. I didn't get too close!

Simon Boddy climbed Fellbarrow on May 1st, 2023 [from/via/route] Loweswater [with] My girlfriend [weather] Fair

Ian Ashton bagged Fellbarrow on May 20th, 2023 [from/via/route] I [with] Family and Hard man's

Richard Marchant hiked Fellbarrow on September 24th, 2022 [from/via/route] Parked at Thackwaithe & basically a quick walk up to Low Fell first then across to Fellbarrow & back down to Thackwaithe & a bit of roadside parking where I had left my car. [with] On my Own [weather] Clear Sunny day with little or no breeze.

Tim Winn summited Fellbarrow on May 26th, 2022 [with] Barry [weather] Rain & wind. Ended up sunny.

John Tippins conquered Fellbarrow on October 14th, 2021 [from/via/route] Loweswater [with] Afia [weather] Beautiful sunny, warm day, cloudless to begin with, scattered clouds later in the day.

Erin Ryan scaled Fellbarrow on September 24th, 2021 [from/via/route] Thackwaite - Lots of cloud

Claire Murray walked up Fellbarrow on July 9th, 2021 [from/via/route] Small National Trust Car Park. Then around Loweswater & up Fellbarrow & Low Fell [with] Vitor [weather] Lovely day - Nice walk but the lower fells

Paul Macey climbed Fellbarrow on August 18th, 2021 [from/via/route] C275 [weather] Very low cloud

Richard Fulcher bagged Fellbarrow on July 26th, 2021 [from/via/route] Walked from Loweswater car park up around Darling Fell, up Low Fell & then across to Fellbarrow. Back down Mosser Fell & around Loweswater via Watergate Farm to the car park. About 8 miles. [with] Jen [weather] Warm sunny day with a little high cloud. A breeze on the tops. T shirt weather. - Jen struggled at first with the heat, headache & nausea.

Claire Kirk hiked Fellbarrow on July 23rd, 2021 [from/via/route] Loweswater [with] Alone [weather] Early evening, very hot & sunny, Clear day

Michael Austin summited Fellbarrow on June 15th, 2021 [from/via/route] C275

Darren Wilson conquered Fellbarrow on June 2nd, 2021 [from/via/route] Fellbarrow, Low Fell, Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell & Blake Fell [with] Lone [weather] Sunny dry beautiful day out

Geoffrey Robertshaw scaled Fellbarrow on June 8th, 2021 [from/via/route] Up from road [with] Wife [weather] Great - Great Views at the top

Ian Mackenzie walked up Fellbarrow on May 2nd, 2021 [from/via/route] Parked up near Loweswater, short walk up Fellbarrow & Low Fell. [with] Me, myself and I [weather] Sunny/Cloudy/Moody/Drizzle/Windy!! - Easy enough walk to bag these two Wainwrights, some stunning views up there.

Craig Lewis climbed Fellbarrow on November 7th, 2020 [from/via/route] c275 Darling Fell, Low Fell & Fellbarrow from Loweswater [weather] sunny

Nick Christian bagged Fellbarrow on September 17th, 2020 [from/via/route] Low Fell [with] Karen Brown [weather] Good Sunny

Liz Sheerin hiked Fellbarrow on August 23rd, 2020 [from/via/route] Fellbarrow & Low Fell from Thackthwaite [with] Neil [weather] Overcast/windy - Camping in Wasdale Head

Jane Wilkinson has summited Fellbarrow [with] Gayle

Dave Eyes conquered Fellbarrow on August 22nd, 2019 [from/via/route] Parked at Thackthwaite & walked in from there. [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Cloudy with a few spots of rain & a very strong wind - hardly any views. Our 10th Anniversary walk !

Chris Sheard scaled Fellbarrow on August 11th, 2020 [from/via/route] Up from Loweswater carpark [with] Jamie [weather] Quite warm start with light winds cleared for a glorious afternoon - Steep initial ascent & worth it for good views over Scotland & North Lakes - Much water needed

Kevan Cassley walked up Fellbarrow on June 23rd, 2020 [from/via/route] Low Fell & Fellbarrow from Loweswater [with] wife Amanda & daughter India plus dog Bentley [weather] Warm & dry with excellent visibility - Nice walk, battled through bracken at start but fantastic summit views

Adrian Howard climbed Fellbarrow on August 14th, 2014 [from/via/route] Loweswater Hall car park

Michael Nolan bagged Fellbarrow on January 28th, 2020 [from/via/route] lowewater [with] Morag [weather] cold sleet & wind

Andrew Johnson hiked Fellbarrow on October 30th, 2019 [from/via/route] Thackthwaite [weather] Sunny

Chris Kent summited Fellbarrow on March 14th, 2019 [from/via/route] Parked at the roadside beside Loweswater Lake, walked up to Darling fell, a bit of a scramble, then along the ridge to Low Fell. The view of the valley was very nice as was the ridge opposite Loweswater. Then across the tops to Fellbarrow before descending down to the Youth Hostel & back along the road. [with] Gary (brother? [weather] Windy, showery & chilling

Nick Dobson conquered Fellbarrow on April 10th, 2019 [from/via/route] Thackthwaite then via Hatteringill Head after taking a wrong path. descended to Smithy Fell where we had lunch, before continuing to Low Fell. [with] Margaret, & Ralph [weather] Brilliant blue skies & sun - excellent views ahead while walking the ridge

Christina Lander scaled Fellbarrow on November 19th, 2018 [from/via/route] Loweswater - Darling Fell - Low Fell - Sourfoot Fell - Smithy Fell - Fellbarrow - Mosser Lane - Loweswater [with] Dick & Meg [weather] Dry with sunny spells, quite windy

Richard Beardsley walked up Fellbarrow on October 30th, 2018 [from/via/route] Walked route c275. Due to low cloud did not ascend Darling Fell. Bagged Low Fell first before moving on to Fellbarrow. [with] Gillian [weather] Sunny but cold day, low cloud at the start but cleared up by midday. - Parked car, (free), room for x6 cars. Commenced the walk at 1000hrs. Due to low cloud decided not to ascend Darling Fell. Rest of the route though was completed. Finished walk at 1415hrs. Thoroughly enjoyable.

John Bryers has climbed Fellbarrow [from/via/route] 2 of 2 Wainwrights today after Buttermere Marathon yesterday (16 miles & 7 Wainwrights). Lovely walk around the drove road to the top with fantastic views of Crummock Water, Buttermere & Loweswater from the southern most top. [with] With Mya my faithful 11 year old Patterdale Terrier. [weather] Weather blustery with occasional showers. - Once bagged, headed home for a rest :-)

Andy James bagged Fellbarrow on August 13th, 2018 [from/via/route] Thackthwaite [with] Suzie James

David Watson hiked Fellbarrow on June 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] Thackthwaite [weather] Sunny

Steve Cookson summited Fellbarrow on April 28th, 2018 [from/via/route] From Loweswater [with] Gillie Mark and Denise [weather] Dry

Simon Myerscough conquered Fellbarrow on February 14th, 2010 [from/via/route] C132 [with] Joanne [weather] low cloud, cold, no wind

John Almond scaled Fellbarrow on July 24th, 2017 [from/via/route] From parking area near Loweswater Hall - FELLBARROW - Low Fell - Darling Fell - Wainwright 95 [with] Solo [weather] Good, quite sunny & warm, with fairly light winds.

Richard Marshall walked up Fellbarrow on May 14th, 2017 [from/via/route] Loweswater c275 [with] Julie and Bo [weather] Sunny but windy

Chris Bramley climbed Fellbarrow on April 9th, 2017 [from/via/route] Crummock water [with] jacqui, blake and janet and MAson! [weather] warm sunny skies, windy - Masons 2nd Wainwright

Anthony Thorpe bagged Fellbarrow on August 20th, 2016 [weather] Sunny - with Ian & Sean

Mark Davidson hiked Fellbarrow on March 31st, 2005 [with] Theresa & Mike [weather] Bit Hazy

Craig Steeland summited Fellbarrow on October 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] Lorton [with] on my own [weather] cold, grey & occasional rain

Adrian Sherriff conquered Fellbarrow on September 8th, 2014 [from/via/route] c275

Phillip Bulley scaled Fellbarrow on June 8th, 2016 [from/via/route] Via Waterend. [with] Judith and Toby. [weather] Sunny & very hot.

Dave Gay walked up Fellbarrow on June 11th, 2016 [from/via/route] Parked by phone box near Loweswater - Darlin Fell, Loweswater Fell, Low Fell, Sourfoot Fell, Smithy Fell, Fellbarrow, Hatteringgill Head, returning along lanes via Mosser Mains [with] Solo [weather] Wet

Joanne Mcgawley climbed Fellbarrow on April 11th, 2016 [with] Rich [weather] Warm - 4.8 miles

Wayne Baxter bagged Fellbarrow on March 25th, 2016 [from/via/route] Waterend, Mosser Fell, Fellbarrow,Low Fell, Darling Fell & Waterend [with] Sue (First walk since cancer June 2015), Wendy & Trevor [weather] Good Cloudy with sunny spells

Elaine Evans hiked Fellbarrow on March 11th, 2016 [from/via/route] From layby near Kirkstile Inn, to Thackthwaite & on to Fellbarrow, then Low Fell before descsening to wood & took path leading to the road & back to car. [with] Sue [weather] Fine, dry & cloudy. - First new walk this year.

Victoria Bates summited Fellbarrow on February 21st, 2016 [from/via/route] Thackwaite with Low Fell [with] Mark [weather] Rainy & cloudy

David Noble conquered Fellbarrow on September 26th, 2015 [from/via/route] Maggies Bridge [with] Kelly, Jack, April, Beefy, Karl, Sue and Helen [weather] Clear & dry

Anthony Scott scaled Fellbarrow on August 29th, 2015 [from/via/route] Loweswater [with] me [weather] Grey/white cloud, quite breezy

Graham Pepper walked up Fellbarrow on June 27th, 2015 [weather] Good

Claire Lloyd climbed Fellbarrow on April 26th, 2011 [from/via/route] From Lorton [with] Family

Harry Meijer bagged Fellbarrow on July 1st, 2015 [from/via/route] custom walk [with] The Lake District Walker

Christine Knowles hiked Fellbarrow on May 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] Loweswater via Darling & Low Fells [with] Graham [weather] Fine

Kevin Parnham summited Fellbarrow on May 11th, 2015 [from/via/route] Roadside via Darling Fell & Low Fell [with] Jo [weather] Cold & very windy

Tracey Cowell conquered Fellbarrow on April 13th, 2015 [from/via/route] Mosser Lane [with] solo [weather] Sunny/cloudy/gales on top of summits

Colin Egan scaled Fellbarrow on March 31st, 2014 [from/via/route] Continuation from Low Fell [with] My wife Faith & son Peter

Michael Vaughn walked up Fellbarrow on June 17th, 2014 [from/via/route] Maggie's Bridge [with] alone [weather] partly cloudy

Charlie Housley climbed Fellbarrow on June 11th, 2014 [from/via/route] Parked up at Waterend near the phone box & took the route over Mosser Fell. [with] Solo. [weather] Glorious.

Clive Ward bagged Fellbarrow on March 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] Parked near Loweswater. Last of 7 Wainwrights that day. See Burnbank Fell entry. [with] Ian Jackson, Chris Francis.

Gill Watson hiked Fellbarrow on October 28th, 2010 [from/via/route] from thackthwaite [with] G

Darren Mortimer summited Fellbarrow on April 27th, 2013 [from/via/route] Loweswater [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Sunny & windy

Dale Verrall conquered Fellbarrow on March 15th, 2011 [from/via/route] Lowswater - Walk number C275 [with] Les & Amber [weather] Wet with very low cloud

Simon Smith scaled Fellbarrow on February 14th, 2012 [weather] Sunny intervals, cool. - Also climbed Darling Fell on Valentine's Day!

Tony Aspden walked up Fellbarrow on May 15th, 2010 [from/via/route] Workington to Lorton [with] Andy [weather] Sunny

Neil Smith, Patrick Rogozinski, Andrew Thornton, Clare Houlihan, David Hallam, Karen Lythgoe, Jonathan Tobin, Emma Walker, Melanie Dunn, Jenny Godfrey, David Kelley, Ian Gate, John Walter, Robert Maclean, David Shaw, Adrian Roberts, Raymond Barnett, Louise Sandwith, Patricia Dilley, Simon Duerden, Phil Clark, Paul Booth, Linda Mckeogh, Louis Smith, Jeanette Coward, Tracey Cordes, Trevor Williams, Paul Henderson, John Cuthbert, Patrick Buckland, Stephen Millington, Ray O'hara and John Southward have all walked, climbed & bagged Fellbarrow.

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

Loweswater with Fellbarrow and Low Fell from Hen Comb

Loweswater with Fellbarrow and Low Fell from Hen Comb

Photo: Gerry Ball (35)

Harrot (centre) and Whiteside (Crummock) (centre left), Mellbreak (centre right) and Fellbarrow (far right) from Setmurthy Common (Watch Hill)

Harrot (centre) and Whiteside (Crummock) (centre left), Mellbreak (centre right) and Fellbarrow (far right) from Setmurthy Common (Watch Hill)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (589)

Fellbarrow and Low Fell (right) across the Vale of Lorton

Fellbarrow and Low Fell (right) across the Vale of Lorton

Photo: Chris Brankin (24)

Whiteside (Crummock) (left), Mellbreak (centre) and Fellbarrow (right) from Setmurthy Common (Watch Hill)

Whiteside (Crummock) (left), Mellbreak (centre) and Fellbarrow (right) from Setmurthy Common (Watch Hill)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (590)

The view is across the Vale of Lorton towards Whiteside (left), High Stile and Red Pike (Buttermere), Mellbreck (centre) and Fellbarrow and Low Fell (right)

The view is across the Vale of Lorton towards Whiteside (left), High Stile and Red Pike (Buttermere), Mellbreck (centre) and Fellbarrow and Low Fell (right)

Photo: Chris Brankin (21)

Whiteside from Fellbarrow

Whiteside from Fellbarrow

Photo: David Hayter (155)

Mellbreak, Mellbreak (North Top), Gavel Fell, Blake Fell, Carling Knott, Burnbank Fell and Loweswater Fell featuring Darling Fell, Low Fell and Fellbarrow from Lanthwaite Green

Mellbreak, Mellbreak (North Top), Gavel Fell, Blake Fell, Carling Knott, Burnbank Fell and Loweswater Fell featuring Darling Fell, Low Fell and Fellbarrow from Lanthwaite Green

Photo: A. Wainwright (49)

Fellbarrow summit trig point

Fellbarrow summit trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (909)

Loweswater Fell featuring Darling Fell, Low Fell and Fellbarrow from Lanthwaite Green

Loweswater Fell featuring Darling Fell, Low Fell and Fellbarrow from Lanthwaite Green

Photo: A. Wainwright (48)

Lorton Vale from Fellbarrow

Lorton Vale from Fellbarrow

Photo: David Hayter (158)

Dodd (Crummock) and the Loweswater Fells (Darling Fell, Low Fell and Fellbarrow) from the upper slopes of Whiteside (Crummock)

Dodd (Crummock) and the Loweswater Fells (Darling Fell, Low Fell and Fellbarrow) from the upper slopes of Whiteside (Crummock)

Photo: A. Wainwright (56)


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