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Maiden Moor
575m (1887ft)

The North Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England

Record Maiden Moor as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered

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(No. 138)

Walk Maiden Moor walking UK Mountains in The North Western Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

The view from the summit of Maiden Moor

Photo: David Hayter

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

Christine Shepherd walked up during March, 2003 [from/via/route] Walked from Grange [with] Rebecca [weather] A fine sunny evening - Climbed Maiden Moor from Grange to break in some new boots before climbing Scafell Pike the next day. Climbed this peak again twice in 2005 and once in 2011 as part of the Newlands Horseshoe. This was the last, very welcome fell in the 10 in 10 challenge on 22.6.19

Christina Lander climbed on November 30th, 2019 [from/via/route] Hawse End - Cat Bells - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Dalehead Tarn - Newlands Beck - Skelgill - Hawse End [with] Dick & Meg [weather] Beautiful sunny day, clouded over later in the afternoon - Another quite early start, to get the best of the weather

Richard Beardsley bagged on August 5th, 2019 [from/via/route] Hawes End Pier via the Public Launch from Keswick. Summitted Cat Bells first then onto Maiden Moor. [with] Gillian, Paula, Andy, Dylan, Lara and Daniel [weather] Clear but cloudy at the start. Sunny for the rest. - Enjoyable day had by all. Caught the 1030hrs. Launch at Keswick, (anti clockwise). Walked Cat Bells and Maiden Moor and back to Hawes End Pier for the 1440hrs. Launch, (anti clockwise), back to Keswick.

Jamie Bryan hiked on July 14th, 2019 [weather] Sunny

Richard Marchant summited on October 9th, 1988 [from/via/route] We parked at the NT car park at the base of Cat Bells. This walk was basically the Newlands Round although we didn't take in Hindscarth. We started with the ascent of Cat Bells and basically followed the ridge up to High Spy taking in Maiden Moor and then dipped down before ascending Dale Head. With my Mum being a bit tired we missed Hindscarth out and carried on along the ridge to Robinson and then cut down in to the Newlands valley and worked out way back to the car. Another lovely memory for me. [with] Mum & Dad [weather] A fine day with no wind and wall to wall sunshine - Carried out the Newlands round horseshoe with my Mum and was taken during a weeks holiday in the Lakes with Mum and my Dad although I just went out walking up the mountains with my Mum as my Dad was not fit enough to join us. We stopped at a self catering cottage at Dockray. Probably the last holiday I had away from Dorset with my Mum and Dad,

Gerard Ball conquered on April 25th, 2019 [from/via/route] Hawes End - Catbells - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Newlands Velley [with] Julie Ball [weather] Hazy, blustery at times

Andrew Johnson scaled on March 19th, 2019 [from/via/route] Catbells car park [with] TeD [weather] Overcast and windy

Stephen Rowley walked up during 2015 [from/via/route] Walkup from a Newland valley hut, along the ridge to Maiden Moor then to High spy and back down [with] Marc - Last proper Walk with Marc C

Andrew Joss climbed on August 17th, 2018 [from/via/route] Derwentwater launch [with] Barbara [weather] Windy, wet, cloudy

Stephen Eddy bagged on July 13th, 2018 [from/via/route] Hawes End [with] Mike Woodhouse and Tony Harris [weather] Cloudy

Lucy Perchard hiked on May 12th, 2018 [from/via/route] Up from Catbells and then onto High Spy on a full Newlands Round walk [with] Tony [weather] Lovely

Geoffrey Robertshaw summited on June 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] up from Cat Bells [with] Wife [weather] Great - Great Views at the top

Claire Kirk conquered on March 10th, 2015 [from/via/route] Bottom of Catbells [with] Alone [weather] Sunshine and clear day

John Bryers scaled on April 29th, 2018 [with] Janet Bryers, David, Janine and Freya Gray. With Mya and Jazz [weather] Windy, very cool on ridge due to NE wind. Warmer in sun and on return leg. - Jazz had a fit but recovered quickly.

Simon Myerscough walked up on March 19th, 2006 [from/via/route] C405 [weather] Snow on fells, east wind, cloudy

Jo Dixon climbed on June 17th, 2017 [from/via/route] Little Town [with] Myself [weather] Sunny - Newlands Horseshoe

Craig Steeland bagged on June 14th, 2017 [from/via/route] From Little Town car park on an out and back route [with] Sue [weather] Hazy sunshine and warm

Chris Sheard hiked on November 14th, 2013 [from/via/route] From littletown up ridge [with] Sue [weather] Unforecast wild day gusting to 40mph - Ever so proud of Sue. Tough day she very tired

Richard Wilkinson summited on February 24th, 2017 [from/via/route] Newlands Valley Part 1 - Cat Bells, Maiden Moor and High Spy, returning via the shoreline of Derwent Water (Cumbria Way). [weather] A sunny winter day, with snow covering the peaks. - Stunning walk of around five hours duration. Parking at the road junction prior to the outdoor centre. Great views across Derwent Water towards snow capped Skiddaw.

Mark Davidson conquered on May 2nd, 2002 [with] Theresa [weather] Glorious sunshine - what a view!

Simon Clark scaled on July 15th, 2004 [with] Laura

David Clark walked up on September 10th, 2014 [from/via/route] Field by Hawse End, same walk as done Cat Bells [weather] Sunny

Aaron Byrne climbed on June 27th, 2016 [from/via/route] C405 [with] Joel [weather] Clear. Little rain at times

Chris Faulkner bagged on June 11th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Chapel Bridge as part of Newland round [with] Michelle chandler [weather] Wet and misty

Mike Jackson hiked on June 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] Hawse End [with] Stevie Mac [weather] Nice

Tony Rogerson summited on March 30th, 2016 [from/via/route] Rosthwaite High Spy Maiden Moor Manesty [with] Floss [weather] Sunny spells - Snow on tops 107th Wainwright

Kevin Charman conquered on August 23rd, 2013 [from/via/route] From Hawse End (Derwentwater) to Buttermere via Dale Head - taking in Catbells, Maiden Moor, high Spy, Dale Head, Hindscarth and Robinson before going down to Buttermere. [with] Ben Charman [weather] Mixed.

John Tippins scaled on March 28th, 2016 [from/via/route] Little Town [with] Solo [weather] Fair, a bit cloudy, but mainly dry. Wind a bit stronger than the 25-35mph forecast, but not a problem. - Had to walk crab style because of a sprained ankle. Limped the last quarter/third of the walk. Rescued a sheep caught in wires on top of a wall.

Jon Mapp walked up on November 16th, 2015 [from/via/route] C405 [with] Suzzanné, Caroline and Robin [weather] Windy, very windy - 50 -60mph gusts at the top - Great walk, token cairn at the top, leaning sideways into the wind to walk straight was an experience.

Mark Luckett climbed on October 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] Hawes End, Catbells, Maiden Moor and High Spy [with] Susan Luckett, Claire Foster & Neil Foster [weather] Good, Sunny. - Wonderful chicken sarnie's made by the wonderful Mrs L at the top of High Spy North. Not a pleasant descent down from High Spy

Richard Marshall bagged during July, 2015 [from/via/route] 405 [with] Volkan and Bo [weather] Sunny

Martyn Howarth hiked on August 26th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Little Town (Newlands Church). Doing Newlands Horseshoe. [with] Bill Howarth (father), Sue Leech & Pam Barber. [weather] Rain to start, cleared to sunshine/cloud - very windy on top. - Training walk for 24 Peak Challenge.

Nick Dobson summited on August 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] Grange via Castle Crag and then on to Maiden Moor [with] Margaret & Ralph [weather] Sunny

Bob Benton conquered on July 12th, 2012 [from/via/route] Cats Bells [with] Christine Benton (Spouse) [weather] Raining

Claire Lloyd scaled on March 31st, 2005 [from/via/route] From Little Town [with] Family

Joanne Mcgawley walked up on May 20th, 2015 [with] Rich [weather] Windy - 9.5 miles

David Noble climbed on May 8th, 2015 [from/via/route] Hawes End [with] Colin and Dom [weather] Sunny but light rain last hour - Lakes Mega Meet

Tracey Cowell bagged on March 25th, 2015 [from/via/route] Grange [with] Solo [weather] Sunny/cloudy

Anthony Scott hiked on February 15th, 2015 [from/via/route] Hawse End [with] Hayley [weather] Some sun and warm when it came out, white cloud, bit breezy and cold

Elaine Evans summited on November 28th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Little Town to Dalehead Tarn, High Spy, then on to Maiden Moor and Catbells before returning to Little Town. [with] Sue [weather] Sunshine and cloud, no rain. - Warm when walking, picnic lunch in sunshine beside tarn.

Kevin Parnham conquered on November 2nd, 2014 [from/via/route] From Little Town via High Spy [with] Jo [weather] Grey but generally dry day

Clive Ward scaled on October 12th, 2014 [from/via/route] North of Catbells - Hawse End. On to Maiden Moor, return via east side of hill [with] Anna, Hazel [weather] Early fog then warm and sunny. - Anna lost finding Little Town - satnav issues. Went for coffee at Swinside before walk

Andy Gibbs walked up during 1990 [from/via/route] Newlands Round [with] Dave & Steve Lacey [weather] Decent

Andy James climbed during April, 2013 [with] Suzie James

Keith Eastman bagged on July 8th, 2014 [from/via/route] c405

Ann Davis hiked on June 30th, 2014 [from/via/route] catbells [weather] hot and sunny

Simon Boddy summited on July 25th, 2012 [from/via/route] Hawesend [with] Friends [weather] Sunny

Derek Parkin conquered on May 16th, 2014 [from/via/route] Litletown farm, newlands [with] Lynn Parkin [weather] sunny, high clouds

Steve Frank scaled on November 23rd, 2013 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Jackie Frank

Graham Coules walked up on April 26th, 2010 [from/via/route] Newlands Horseshoe [with] Dale [weather] Good

Gill Watson climbed on July 11th, 1989 [with] G D - and 28/02/03 - all 5. very wet

Paul Hughes bagged on March 28th, 2013 [from/via/route] Hawes End over Cat Bell [with] Fleur [weather] Cold, clear & sunny with snow and ice underfoot. Bitter easterly wind.

Harry Meijer hiked on September 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] The Newlands Horseshoe,Little Town [with] The Lake District Walker

Tim Buckley summited on May 18th, 2012 [from/via/route] NT car park, across board walk through the wood straight up to Maiden Moor, back the same way then onto Grange. [with] Lynne. [weather] Dull, overcast with drizzle, cloud base high enough for reasonable views. - Tea and cake in Grange - left Sealskin gloves behind.

Darren Wilson conquered on July 7th, 2012 [with] Crabs - 7 of us

Dave Eyes scaled on May 29th, 2011 [from/via/route] from Keswick, round base of Catbells, cross to Maiden Moor carried on round lake to Keswick [with] Southport Fellwalkers - Mike Birkby [weather] good - cold - clear

John Senior walked up on July 22nd, 2013 [from/via/route] Rosthwaite to righead quarries to High Spy and onto Maiden Moor [with] Julie Senior [weather] Very hot and sunny

Michael Smith climbed during May, 2013 [from/via/route] Cat bells [with] Ken wilson

Darren Mortimer bagged on May 12th, 2013 [from/via/route] walk c100 from Hawes End [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Fine with rain later

Stephen Reader hiked on August 5th, 2010 [from/via/route] Cat Bells [with] Bev & Matt [weather] Good

Victoria Bates summited on March 30th, 2013 [from/via/route] New lands horseshoe

Dale Verrall conquered on March 11th, 2013 [from/via/route] Hawes End - C405 [with] Amber [weather] Nice day

David Short scaled on June 28th, 2008 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] own [weather] Low cloud, drizzle

Alex Holland walked up on March 1st, 2013 [from/via/route] Walk c405 [with] d,j,j,g [weather] sunny winter day - wildcamp

Iain Jones climbed on January 12th, 2013 [from/via/route] Hawes End [with] Nicola Robins

Wayne Baxter bagged on May 30th, 2010 [from/via/route] Little Town, Cat Bells, Maiden Moors, High Spy, Little Town [with] Sue [weather] Bright morning cloudy afternoon

Phillip Bulley hiked on April 7th, 2010 [from/via/route] Catbells on way to Highspy [with] Matthew [weather] Sunny but cold

Raymond Barnett summited on November 16th, 2012 [from/via/route] Newlands Horseshoe [with] self [weather] Dull

John Cave conquered on November 17th, 2012 [from/via/route] From Littletown and High Spy [with] Ann, John & Jenny Parkin [weather] Mixed - sunny, cloudy, hail v.cold wind

Iain Taylor scaled on August 3rd, 2010 [from/via/route] Chapel Bridge (NY 23159 19393)

Matthew Finnie walked up on October 29th, 2012 [from/via/route] Hawes end circular route [with] helen, lily and kitty [weather] clear

Andy Pearce climbed on September 10th, 2009 [from/via/route] Base of Catbells [with] Anita Pearce [weather] Overcast, occasional showers and breezy - Anita's first hill walk

Bill Rowlands bagged on July 27th, 2012 [from/via/route] Cat Bells, enroute to High Spy [with] Jake - the chocolate lab [weather] Very cloudy and misty

Charlie Housley hiked on July 15th, 2012 [from/via/route] The ridge route from Catbells then on to High Spy. [with] Joanna, the wife:-) [weather] Pretty good walking weather, not too hot, a nice cool breeze, high cloud and the occasional appearance of the sun.

Cheryl Hawkes has summited [from/via/route] Newlands Horseshoe [with] Steve

Les Wrightson conquered on May 26th, 2012 [from/via/route] go4awalk c405 [with] Tan [weather] hot /sunny

Tony Aspden scaled on July 27th, 2004 [from/via/route] Inn Way of Lake District [with] Andy [weather] Partial cloud

Christine Knowles walked up on September 20th, 2011 [from/via/route] Catbells [with] Graham [weather] Sunny

Denis Mcallister climbed during 2011 [with] Dales

David Kelley, Melanie Dunn, Paul Woodhouse, Martin Mayoh, Neil Heywood, Jenny Godfrey, David Kelley, David Watson, Andrew Martin, Paul Nicholson, Paul Kendell, Jill Dean, Darren Gallagher, Teresa Lowery, David Shaw, John Walter, Amanda Hinds, David Laws, Steven Woodroffe, David Hughes, Edward Wells, Dennis Brown, Elaine Grayson, Louise Sandwith, Wendy Haycock, Louis Smith, David Buttress, Pam Armstrong, Patricia Dilley, Simon Duerden, Colin Egan, Jonathan Tobin, Phil Clark, Paul Booth, Kath Edwards, Richard Price, John Webb, Tracey Cordes, Linda Mckeogh, Trevor Williams, Adrian Roberts, Paul Henderson, Paul Stevens, Gordon Allison, John Cuthbert, Phyllis Mcgibbon, G Philpott, Martin Cowell, Chris Turner, Rob Barklamb, Stephen Millington, Chris Bede, Andy Nicholls, Chris Bramley, Jeanette Coward, Sandra Rudd, Jacqui Smith, Anthony Charlson, Gary Kent, Nick Bennett, Ray O'Hara, Linda Walker and John Southward have all walked, climbed & bagged Maiden Moor.

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Maiden Moor

High Spy (North Top) and Maiden Moor from High Spy

High Spy (North Top) and Maiden Moor from High Spy

Photo: Ivor Bennett (3)

Borrowdale from Maiden Moor

Borrowdale from Maiden Moor

Photo: Peter Swan (16)

Cat Bells (Catbells) (foreground) with Skiddaw and Blencathra (distance left) and Derwent Water from Maiden Moor

Cat Bells (Catbells) (foreground) with Skiddaw and Blencathra (distance left) and Derwent Water from Maiden Moor

Photo: Rob Barklamb (31)

Derwent Water with Maiden Moor, Cat Bells (Catbells) and Causey Pike (right) beyond from Friar's Crag

Derwent Water with Maiden Moor, Cat Bells (Catbells) and Causey Pike (right) beyond from Friar's Crag

Photo: Brian Balfe (1)

Cat Bells (Catbells) from Maiden Moor

Cat Bells (Catbells) from Maiden Moor

Photo: Dave Roberts (6)

Derwent Water, Skiddaw and Blencathra from below Maiden Moor

Derwent Water, Skiddaw and Blencathra from below Maiden Moor

Photo: Rob Barklamb (32)

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Maiden Moor

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Maiden Moor

Photo: Steve Brunt (3)

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Skiddaw from Maiden Moor

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Skiddaw from Maiden Moor

Photo: David Hayter (2)

Maiden Moor from High Snab Bank

Maiden Moor from High Snab Bank

Photo: Mark Johnson (1)

Derwent Water and Bleaberry Fell from Maiden Moor

Derwent Water and Bleaberry Fell from Maiden Moor

Photo: Peter Swan (15)

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