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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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Wainwright
(No. 168)

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

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English Marilyn
75th highest in England,
961st 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

Mellbreak is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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


OS Landranger Map 89
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



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

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

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

Chris Sheard bagged 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 and 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 hiked 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 and returned along the shore path of Crummock Water

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

Andrew Johnson conquered on December 27th, 2019 [from/via/route] Kirkstile [with] Tom,Tim and dogs [weather] Overcast? Cold wind.

John Bryers scaled on July 9th, 2019 [from/via/route] Parked below Kirkstile Inn uing c421 walking guide. [with] With Mya my faithful 12 year old Patterdale Terrier. [weather] Started out OK, but soon light rain and mist above 1,000ft. Wet in the grassy areas of the walk. - c421 accurate.

Wayne Baxter walked up on April 5th, 2019 [from/via/route] Loweswater, Mellbreak, steep down hil (but could not find path) across Mosedale Beck at a steel bridge, steep up hill climb to Hen Comb, Loweswater. Had to get our feet wet to cross Mosedale Beck [with] Sue [weather] Cloudy all day but dry - Not a nice walk two very steep climbs and boots and socks off to get back to main path

Richard Marshall climbed on March 24th, 2019 [from/via/route] C212 [with] Bo [weather] Cloudy/sunny. Very Windy at times.

Phillip Bulley bagged on July 12th, 2018 [from/via/route] Via roadside parking. [with] Ruby. [weather] Sunny and hot

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

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)

Mellbreak from Mellbreak (North Top) with Red Pike beyond

Mellbreak from Mellbreak (North Top) with Red Pike beyond

Photo: David Hayter (116)

Loweswater from Mellbreak

Loweswater from Mellbreak

Photo: David Hayter (115)

Mellbreak, Buttermere and Rannerdale Knotts from Robinson

Mellbreak, Buttermere and Rannerdale Knotts from Robinson

Photo: Chris Brankin (28)

Paragliding from Mellbreak

Paragliding from Mellbreak

Photo: David Hayter (117)

Mellbreak

Mellbreak

Photo: David Hayter (114)

Looking down Lorton Vale from Graystones featuring Whiteside and Grasmoor (left - in mist) and Mellbreak (centre)

Looking down Lorton Vale from Graystones featuring Whiteside and Grasmoor (left - in mist) and Mellbreak (centre)

Photo: Philip Butler (14)

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 (left) Crummock Water, Buttermere Village, Rannerdale Knotts and the shoulder of Grasmoor (right) from Hay Stacks (Haystacks)

Mellbreak (left) Crummock Water, Buttermere Village, Rannerdale Knotts and the shoulder of Grasmoor (right) from Hay Stacks (Haystacks)

Photo: Peter Dryden (19)

Grasmoor across Crummock Water

Grasmoor across Crummock Water

Photo: David Hayter (119)


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