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

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 in England, 199th in England & Wales). Knott (Uldale Fells) is classified as a Marilyn (28th highest in England, 562nd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Great Calva, 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 in England, 237th in England & Wales).

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

Along the way you will also bag Little Calva, 642m (2107ft) - an English Nuttall (200th Eng, 346th Eng & Wal); Meal Fell 550m (1805ft) - a Wainwright (No. 150), and an English Dewey (71st in Eng, 162nd Eng & Wal) and Great Cockup 526m (1726ft) - a Wainwright (No. 158), and an English Dewey (122nd in Eng, 282nd Eng & Wal).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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 . . .

Meal Fell summit shelter

Meal Fell summit shelter

Photo: Christine Shepherd (496)

Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Photo: David Hayter (33)

The view from the summit of Pavey Ark

The view from the summit of Pavey Ark

Photo: Christine Shepherd (487)

Blea Rigg summit cairn

Blea Rigg summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (462)

Horsemoor Hills and Bassenthwaite Water from Brockle Crags

Horsemoor Hills and Bassenthwaite Water from Brockle Crags

Photo: David Hayter (28)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Great Calva Summmit

Great Calva Summmit

Photo: David Hayter (35)

Reston Scar from Staveley

Reston Scar from Staveley

Photo: Terry Howard (117)

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (166)


. . . load all 47 walk photos from Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water


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