Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water

High Fell views with little company


Route outline for walk c127:

Over Water Reservoir  -  Orthwaite  -  Uldale Fells  -  Great Cockup  -  Meal Fell  -  Great Sca Fell  -  Knott (Uldale Fells)  -  Great Calva  -  Little Calva  -  Brockle Crags  -  Orthwaite  -  Over Water.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Knott (Uldale Fells) at 710m (2330ft). Knott (Uldale Fells) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (93rd highest in England, 157th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 83). Knott (Uldale Fells) is also known as an English Nuttall (117th highest in England, 199th highest in England & Wales). Knott (Uldale Fells) is also classified as an English Marilyn (28th highest in England, 566th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Great Calva at 690m (2264ft). Great Calva is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (110th highest in England, 182nd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 95). Great Calva is also known as an English Nuttall (145th highest in England, 237th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Great Sca Fell at 651m (2137ft). Great Sca Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 114).

Along the way you will also bag Little Calva at 642m (2107ft). Little Calva is known as an English Nuttall (200th highest in England, 346th highest in England & Wales) ; Meal Fell at 550m (1805ft). Meal Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 150), and an English Dewey (72nd highest in England, 163rd highest in England & Wales). ; Great Cockup at 526m (1726ft). Great Cockup is classified as a Wainwright (No. 158), and an English Dewey (123rd highest in England, 284th highest in England & Wales)..

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water

In no particular order . . .

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)

Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Photo: Andy Lyons (1)

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (166)

Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Photo: David Hayter (33)

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)

Brockle Crag

Brockle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (38)

The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (486)

Great Calva Summmit

Great Calva Summmit

Photo: David Hayter (35)

Over Water from a cairn on Meal Fell

Over Water from a cairn on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (106)


. . . load all 34 walk photos from Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water


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