Walk c104 Orrest Head and Troutbeck from Windermere

A gentle stroll to fine views


Route outline for walk c104:

Windermere  -  Orrest Head  -  Moorhowe  -  Dubbs Road  -  Garburn Road  -  Longmire Road  -  Far Orrest Farm  -  Orrest Head  -  Windermere.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Orrest Head at 238m (781ft). Orrest Head is also known as an Wainwright Outlying Fell (No. )

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 90 & 96 or 97
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c104 Orrest Head and Troutbeck from Windermere

In no particular order . . .

Windermere from the summit of Orrest Head

Windermere from the summit of Orrest Head

Photo: Christine Shepherd (79)

Lake Windermere from Bowness-on-Windermere

Lake Windermere from Bowness-on-Windermere

Photo: Kath Waterston (5)

*Windermere from Orrest Head

*Windermere from Orrest Head

Photo: Alan Sturges (1)

Windermere from Orrest Head summit

Windermere from Orrest Head summit

Photo: Ken Anderson (2)

The Windermere Ferry

The Windermere Ferry

Photo: Darryl Walters (1)

Lake Windermere (North) from Orrest Head

Lake Windermere (North) from Orrest Head

Photo: Tony Harvey-James (2)

Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) (left), Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke (right) from Garburn Road near Troutbeck Park

Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) (left), Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke (right) from Garburn Road near Troutbeck Park

Photo: Philip Butler (1)

Lake Windermere

Lake Windermere

Photo: Linda Baker (5)

Windermere under a blanket of mist from Orrest Head

Windermere under a blanket of mist from Orrest Head

Photo: Ken Anderson (3)

Lake Windermere from nr Bowness-on-Windermere

Lake Windermere from nr Bowness-on-Windermere

Photo: Kath Waterston (6)

Iain, Tim and I finishing the mammoth 80 odd mile Dales Way walk at Windermere on the finishing seat

Iain, Tim and I finishing the mammoth 80 odd mile Dales Way walk at Windermere on the finishing seat

Photo: James Cooke (1)

*The Coniston Ridge

*The Coniston Ridge

Photo: Eddie Lismore (3)

Orrest Head summit

Orrest Head summit

Photo: Clare Howard (3)

The Old Man of Coniston from Windermere

The Old Man of Coniston from Windermere

Photo: Eddie Lismore (2)

Me at the top of Orrest Head overlooking the valley

Me at the top of Orrest Head overlooking the valley

Photo: Nanci Moll (2)

Troutbeck Tongue from Garburn Road with Stony Cove Pike and Thornthwaite Crag beyond covered in cloud

Troutbeck Tongue from Garburn Road with Stony Cove Pike and Thornthwaite Crag beyond covered in cloud

Photo: Keith Evans (1)

Windermere from a wet and rainy Orrest Head

Windermere from a wet and rainy Orrest Head

Photo: Clare Howard (1)

Lake Windermere

Lake Windermere

Photo: Linda Baker (7)

The Old Man of Coniston from Windermere

The Old Man of Coniston from Windermere

Photo: Eddie Lismore (1)

Wansfell Pike from the Garburn Road, Applethwaite Common

Wansfell Pike from the Garburn Road, Applethwaite Common

Photo: Clare Howard (4)

Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Photo: Tim Hope (5)

Lake Windermere (South) from Orrest Head

Lake Windermere (South) from Orrest Head

Photo: Tony Harvey-James (1)

Looking North West to Windermere from a wet and rainy Orrest Head

Looking North West to Windermere from a wet and rainy Orrest Head

Photo: Clare Howard (2)

Lake Windermere

Lake Windermere

Photo: Linda Baker (6)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk c104 Orrest Head and Troutbeck from Windermere


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