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Mellbreak
512m (1680ft)

The Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


Record Mellbreak as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered


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(No. 168)

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157th highest in England,
358th in England & Wales

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75th highest in England,
962nd highest in Great Britain

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

The view from the summit of Mellbreak

Photo: Andy Malcolm

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The Lake District National Park


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

Claire Kirk walked up on August 1st, 2022 [from/via/route] Maggie's Bridge [with] Alone [weather] Windy but clear

Paul Macey climbed on July 26th, 2022 [from/via/route] c212 in reverse [with] Luke [weather] Sunny

John Tippins bagged on July 12th, 2022 [from/via/route] From Loweswater [with] Alone [weather] Overcast most of the day & very windy on top, but dry. Sunny late afternoon.

Christine Shepherd hiked on May 30th, 2010 [from/via/route] Used walk c212 from Maggie's Bridge Climbed Mellbreak again on 25.09.2021. Went up the scramble & loved it. [with] On my own [weather] Bight & sunny - This was the last fell of a good days walking. The descent to Loweswater was a bit steep though!

Pete George summited on August 28th, 2021 [from/via/route] Loweswater [with] Roco [weather] Sunny

Michael Austin conquered on June 15th, 2021 [from/via/route] C212

Claire Murray scaled on March 7th, 2021 [from/via/route] Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb & Mellbeck from Loweswater [with] Vitor [weather] Lovely! - Lovely walk over peaty ground, would be very boggy in the rain

Chris Sheard walked up on October 26th, 2020 [from/via/route] Up from Kirkstile Inn [with] Jamie [weather] Wild overnight with heavy hail, stream fuller, cloud at 1500 - wet & wild hail on way to southern peak - A bit tricky up face, glad we went up rather than other way round. Nice easy off to Mosedale - great fun finished a great weekend!!!

Nick Dobson climbed on August 29th, 2020 [from/via/route] Lanthwaite Green car park [with] Margaret and Ralph [weather] Cold but bright clear day. - Ascended the north top through the crags continuing to the south top & returned along the shore path of Crummock Water

Dave Eyes bagged on August 21st, 2019 [from/via/route] Walked in from our accommodation near Loweswater. Ascended up the almost vertical front face & then walked over the top to the summit. Caried on down the back & returned along the shore of Crummock Water [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Cloudy with a bit of Sun. some great views.

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

Mellbreak

Mellbreak

Photo: David Hayter (114)

Icicles on Mellbreak

Icicles on Mellbreak

Photo: David Hayter (120)

Mellbreak and Mellbreak (North Top) from Lanthwaite Green

Mellbreak and Mellbreak (North Top) from Lanthwaite Green

Photo: A. Wainwright (50)

Paragliding from Mellbreak

Paragliding from Mellbreak

Photo: David Hayter (117)

Grasmoor across Crummock Water

Grasmoor across Crummock Water

Photo: David Hayter (119)

High Stile (left) Buttermere, Mellbreak, Rannerdale Knotts, High Snockrigg and Grasmoor (right) from the summit of Fleetwith Pike

High Stile (left) Buttermere, Mellbreak, Rannerdale Knotts, High Snockrigg and Grasmoor (right) from the summit of Fleetwith Pike

Photo: Michael Lee (3)

Mellbreak, Crummock Water and Grasmoor from the summit of Red Pike (Buttermere)

Mellbreak, Crummock Water and Grasmoor from the summit of Red Pike (Buttermere)

Photo: Tony Higgs (33)

Bleaberry Tarn (bottom left), Mellbreak and Crummock Water  from High Stile

Bleaberry Tarn (bottom left), Mellbreak and Crummock Water from High Stile

Photo: Andrew Ward (1)

High Snockrigg summit with Red Pike (Buttermere) (left), Mellbreak (back centre) and Rannerdale Knotts ((right) surrounding Crummock Water in the background

High Snockrigg summit with Red Pike (Buttermere) (left), Mellbreak (back centre) and Rannerdale Knotts ((right) surrounding Crummock Water in the background

Photo: Christine Shepherd (710)

Mellbreak from Buttermere

Mellbreak from Buttermere

Photo: David Hayter (144)

Buttermere Lake - with the lower slopes of High Stile (left), Hen Comb (centre) and Mellbreak (right)

Buttermere Lake - with the lower slopes of High Stile (left), Hen Comb (centre) and Mellbreak (right)

Photo: Jack Adams (1)

The Loweswater Fells from Mellbreak

The Loweswater Fells from Mellbreak

Photo: Andy Malcolm (112)

Mellbreak from Darling Fell

Mellbreak from Darling Fell

Photo: David Hayter (151)

Looking across the bluebells and Crummock Water towards Mellbreak from Rannerdale Knotts

Looking across the bluebells and Crummock Water towards Mellbreak from Rannerdale Knotts

Photo: Andy Malcolm (53)

Mellbreak from Mellbreak (North Top) with Red Pike beyond

Mellbreak from Mellbreak (North Top) with Red Pike beyond

Photo: David Hayter (116)

Mellbreak from the Kirkstile Inn car park at Loweswater

Mellbreak from the Kirkstile Inn car park at Loweswater

Photo: Christine Shepherd (17)

Seat (Buttermere), Gamlin End, High Crag (Buttermere), Mellbreak, Crummock Water, Buttermere Village, Rannerdale Knotts and the shoulder of Grasmoor from the summit of Hay Stacks (Haystacks)

Seat (Buttermere), Gamlin End, High Crag (Buttermere), Mellbreak, Crummock Water, Buttermere Village, Rannerdale Knotts and the shoulder of Grasmoor from the summit of Hay Stacks (Haystacks)

Photo: Peter Dryden (20)

Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Grasmoor (centre) and Mellbreak (mid ground) from Blake Fell

Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Grasmoor (centre) and Mellbreak (mid ground) from Blake Fell

Photo: Mike Knipe (174)

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)

Rannerdale Knotts (foreground) and Crummack Water with Mellbreak beyond from High Snockrigg

Rannerdale Knotts (foreground) and Crummack Water with Mellbreak beyond from High Snockrigg

Photo: Mike Knipe (143)


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