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Great Cockup
526m (1726ft)

The Northern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


Record Great Cockup as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered


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Wainwright
(No. 158)

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English Dewey
123rd highest in England,
284th in England & Wales

Walk Great Cockup walking UK Mountains in The Northern Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

The view from the summit of Great Cockup

Photo: David Hayter

Great Cockup is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Maps 89 & 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



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

Christina Lander walked up on October 14th, 2020 [from/via/route] Overwater - Great Cockup - Trusmadoor - Meal Fell - Great Sca Fell - Knott - Great Sca Fell - Little Sca Fell - Brae Fell - Longlands Fell - Longlands - Overwater [with] Dick [weather] Mostly bright and sunny, clouded over at times - A lovely walk, and only a short drive from our cottage at High Ireby

Chris Sheard climbed on October 1st, 2020 [from/via/route] Circular up from Overwater [with] George [weather] Pleasant light winds, nice round 14c - Much better hills than i expected - lovely walk - graet looking back to the Skiddaw Massif

Martin Woods bagged on August 14th, 2020 [from/via/route] Great Sca Fell from Over Water [with] Mr Ainsy [weather] sunny 22 degrees, bit windy at the tops - Can be boggy between the hills

Nick Dobson hiked on July 18th, 2020 [from/via/route] Overend Water car park, to complete circular walk with 5 Wainwrights. [with] Margaret and Ralph [weather] Clear sunny day - Continued next onto Meal Fell.

Adrian Howard summited on September 27th, 2018 [from/via/route] Longlands

Gill Bates conquered on June 23rd, 2016 [from/via/route] from Longlands

Mr M A Blanchard scaled on November 24th, 2019 [with] The dogs [weather] Low vis, mist

David Anderson walked up on November 10th, 2019 [from/via/route] Via Over Water, round walk, walk c163 [with] with Tom [weather] Cold, bright sunshine all day - great day out - sunny, bright, great views

Andrew Johnson climbed on October 18th, 2019 [from/via/route] Longlands [with] Ted [weather] Cloudy, misty on tops

Richard Fulcher bagged on June 6th, 2018 [from/via/route] Over Water car park [with] Jen [weather] Variable cloud & some sunshine - A very enjoyable walk around a horseshoe of hills

Jamie Bryan hiked on August 17th, 2019 [from/via/route] c163 [weather] Windy

Christine Shepherd summited on September 13th, 2009 [from/via/route] Walked from Overwater using walk c163 [with] On my own [weather] Lovely walking weather

Darren Wilson conquered on September 1st, 2018 [from/via/route] Great Cockup, Meal fell, Great Sca Fell, Knott, Brae Fell & Longlands Fell [with] with Dan

Julian Parry scaled on June 6th, 2018 [from/via/route] C163 [with] Nuno Malo

Michael Nolan walked up on April 24th, 2018 [from/via/route] walked c127 how can it be this cold in April!! good morning rotten wet afternoon [weather] decent a.m. rotten p.m.

Derek Parkin climbed on March 19th, 2016 [with] Lynn Parkin [weather] High winds

Dave Eyes bagged on July 8th, 2016 [from/via/route] Meal Fell [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Windy and Sunny

Richard Marshall hiked on June 17th, 2017 [from/via/route] C160 [with] Andy & Bo [weather] Sunny

Craig Steeland summited on June 12th, 2017 [from/via/route] On a long circular route from Over Water car park [with] Sue [weather] Cloudy and cool with gale force winds on the summits - Very wild and remote. Easy walking underfoot. Only saw a handful of other walkers all day.

Chris Bramley conquered on May 28th, 2017 [from/via/route] Longsdale [with] Jacque, Blake,mason and Janet [weather] Misty cold and then sunny - Mason said: Do sheep have toilets?

Simon Boddy scaled on April 17th, 2017 [from/via/route] Longlands [with] My girlfriend [weather] Fine

Leon Harvey walked up on October 16th, 2016 [with] Solo

Mark Davidson climbed on October 17th, 2004 [with] Theresa [weather] Bit grey and dismal

Adrian Sherriff bagged on September 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] c163

John Almond hiked on April 3rd, 2016 [from/via/route] go4awalk c163 - From Over Water car parking area - Great Cockup - Meal Fell - Great Sca Fell - Brae Fell - Longhands Fell.

Phillip Bulley summited on July 14th, 2016 [from/via/route] Little Cockup [with] Ruby [weather] Sunny and very hot.

Jon Mapp conquered on March 25th, 2016 [from/via/route] C163 [with] Suzzanné, Caroline and Robin [weather] Beautiful day, blue skies, some clouds, very windy on top - A very pleasant walk, the whole walk completed in 3hrs 50mins

Mark Luckett has scaled [from/via/route] Climbed Via Longhands Fell, Brae Fell, Great Sca Fell, Knott, Meal Fell and Great Cockup [with] Susie Luckett [weather] Cold and icy but bright - Great walk and met some very nice people. Cold and frosty day but 5 hours of walking these Wainwrights warmed us up for the day.

Chris Kent walked up on May 15th, 2015 [with] Brother, Gary

Christine Knowles climbed on September 20th, 2015 [from/via/route] Longlands over Braefell, the Sca Fells, Knott and Meal Fell [with] Graham [weather] Cloudy, windy - looked like rain.

Angela O'neill bagged on July 6th, 2015 [from/via/route] Overwater [with] John [weather] Dry but overcast and windy

Iain Taylor hiked on March 22nd, 2015 [from/via/route] Near Over Water NY 25544 35378

Claire Lloyd summited on April 13th, 2009 [from/via/route] From Orthwaite [with] Family

Elaine Evans conquered on April 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Orthwaite to Great Cockup, on to Knott via Frozen Fell, across to Great Calva and Little Calva before returning to Orthwaite via Dash Falls. [with] Sue [weather] Beautiful day - sunny but hazy and a cool breeze in places. - Tricky descent to Dash Falls.

John Tippins scaled on April 7th, 2015 [from/via/route] Longlands [with] Me [weather] Warm and sunny

Anthony Scott walked up on February 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] Orthwaite [with] Hayley [weather] Grey cloud, windy and cold

Tracey Cowell climbed on November 26th, 2014 [from/via/route] Longlands beck /trusmadoor [with] On own [weather] Cloudy /misty

Clive Ward bagged on October 8th, 2014 [from/via/route] Fell Side.. One of 8 same day. See Brae Fell [with] Ian, Chris [weather] Ok

Graeme Russell hiked on September 13th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Orthwaite Bank, using go4awalk route c163 [with] Scott, Roxy and Archie [weather] Warm, calm, little hazy

Brait Tillotson summited on August 31st, 2014 [from/via/route] Orthwaite [with] Hilary and Maggie

Michael Vaughn has conquered [from/via/route] From lonsdale [with] Alone [weather] Mostly sunny

David Noble scaled on April 14th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Over Water [with] Kelly [weather] Dry and Windy

Raymond Barnett walked up on April 3rd, 2014 [weather] hazy

Andrew Wood climbed on March 9th, 2014 [from/via/route] Used Go4awalk route for Great Sca Fell c163 [with] Jane & Andew [weather] Mild but very windy so felt cold

Harry Meijer bagged on June 3rd, 2014 [from/via/route] Great Calva & The Northern Fells [with] The Lake District Walker

Joanne Mcgawley hiked on February 22nd, 2014 [with] Rich [weather] V.V.V.V WINDY!!! - 7.5 MILES

Marcus Bradshaw summited on February 13th, 2014 [from/via/route] c163 [with] Marcus [weather] Very Windy ice and snow

David Baines conquered on April 23rd, 2013 [from/via/route] Longlands, Brae Fell, Great Sca Fell, Meal Fell. [with] Alone [weather] Bright, windy - See Great Sca Fell

Lee Maddison scaled on January 2nd, 2014 [with] Lee jnr, my son

Kevin Parnham walked up on December 31st, 2013 [from/via/route] From Overwater,via orthwaite,then over Meal Fell,Great Scafell,Brae Fell and Longlands Fell [with] Jo [weather] Windy and wet to start but rain blew over and very good views for the rest of the walk - Virtually no other walkers seen until later in the day

Gill Watson climbed on February 2nd, 2013 [from/via/route] from orthwaite

Tim Buckley bagged on September 22nd, 2013 [from/via/route] Parked at Over Water, walk c163. Via Orthwaite. [with] Lynne. [weather] Some hill fog, strong westerly winds. - Reached the deep stone shelter en-route to the top at 10.59, then the summit at 11.20. Onto Meal Fell via Trusmadoor.

Darren Mortimer hiked on May 25th, 2013 [from/via/route] Overwater [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Warm and sunny

Tony Aspden summited on October 10th, 2007 [with] Andy [weather] Clear, sunny day

Stephen Mcdonald conquered on January 13th, 2013 [with] Joanna and Sunny [weather] Cold but nice walk and ended up walking in snow. Sunny very cold at end

Dale Verrall scaled on November 7th, 2010 [from/via/route] Over Water - Walk number C163 [with] Amber [weather] Lovely start but very cold to finish

Wayne Baxter walked up on April 6th, 2012 [from/via/route] Cassbeck Bridge, Great Cockup, Meal Fell & Cassbeck Bridge [with] Sue, Trevor & Wendy [weather] Misty and wet

Charlie Housley climbed on November 9th, 2009 [from/via/route] From Orthwaite via the bridle path towards Burn Todd. [with] Joanna; my patient wife. [weather] Calm and dry. A nice day to walk.

Stuart Crane bagged on March 18th, 2008 [from/via/route] c163 Great Sca Fell from Overwater

Jane Wilkinson, Jenny Godfrey, Jill Dean, David Watson, Louise Sandwith, Roger Knight, Adrian Roberts, David Shaw, John Walter, David Laws, Jacqui Smith, Louis Smith, John Grimes, Elaine Grayson, Nick Christian, Mike Wilson, Patricia Dilley, Simon Duerden, Colin Egan, Jonathan Tobin, Gordon Lee, Paul Booth, Peter Clark, Linda Mckeogh, Victoria Bates, Tracey Cordes, Trevor Williams, Paul Henderson, Sarah Lowe, Rob Barklamb, John Cuthbert, John Southward, Stephen Millington, Paul Carmichael, Jeanette Coward, Gary Kent and Ray O'Hara have all walked, climbed & bagged Great Cockup.

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Great Cockup

Grouse Butt on Orthwaite Bank on the route up Great Cockup

Grouse Butt on Orthwaite Bank on the route up Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (99)

Descending to Trusmadoor between Great Cockup and Meal Fell

Descending to Trusmadoor between Great Cockup and Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (104)

Trusmadoor between Great Cockup and Meal Fell

Trusmadoor between Great Cockup and Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (105)

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (102)

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (166)

Birkett Edge, Bakestall and Skiddaw (in cloud) from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Birkett Edge, Bakestall and Skiddaw (in cloud) from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (101)

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (103)

Great Cockup summit cairn

Great Cockup summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (514)

Over Water from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Over Water from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (100)


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