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, 158th 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, 562nd 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, 183rd 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 (71st highest in England, 162nd highest in England & Wales). ; Great Cockup at 526m (1726ft). Great Cockup is classified as a Wainwright (No. 158), and an English Dewey (122nd highest in England, 282nd 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 . . .

The summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

The summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (461)

Great Cockup summit cairn

Great Cockup summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (514)

Great Calva from Knott (Uldale Fells)

Great Calva from Knott (Uldale Fells)

Photo: Dave Richards (6)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Photo: Terry Howard (108)

Brockle Crag

Brockle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (38)

The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (109)

Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Photo: David Hayter (31)

Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Photo: Andy Lyons (1)

The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (486)


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