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  -  Brockle Crags  -  Orthwaite  -  Over Water




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
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) and an English Marilyn (28th highest in England, 567th 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:

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 . . .

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Cockup summit cairn

Great Cockup summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (514)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Orthwaite Hall

Orthwaite Hall

Photo: David Hayter (39)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Mosedale (Mungrisdale) from Great Calva

Mosedale (Mungrisdale) from Great Calva

Photo: Dave Richards (7)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Barn below Brockle Crag

Barn below Brockle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (37)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Climbing Great Sca Fell

Climbing Great Sca Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (110)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Photo: David Hayter (33)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Photo: Andy Lyons (1)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (102)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Skiddaw from Great Calva

Skiddaw from Great Calva

Photo: David Hayter (34)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (486)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The path back to Orthwaite

The path back to Orthwaite

Photo: Terry Howard (116)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Binsey and Over Water from Great Sca Fell

Binsey and Over Water from Great Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (32)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (103)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The River Esk and Crinkle Crags from Sca Fell

The River Esk and Crinkle Crags from Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (379)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Calva Summmit

Great Calva Summmit

Photo: David Hayter (35)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Blencathra  or Saddleback from Great Calva

Blencathra or Saddleback from Great Calva

Photo: David Hayter (36)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Sca Fell summit cairn

Great Sca Fell summit cairn

Photo: Terry Howard (111)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Checking the route near Orthwaite

Checking the route near Orthwaite

Photo: Terry Howard (98)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

The summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (461)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Skiddaw and Bakestall from Little Calva

Skiddaw and Bakestall from Little Calva

Photo: David Hayter (30)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Photo: Terry Howard (108)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Brockle Crag

Brockle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (38)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (109)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (166)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Brockle Crag and Bassenthwaite Lake from Great Cockup

Brockle Crag and Bassenthwaite Lake from Great Cockup

Photo: David Hayter (29)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Sca Fell from the summit cairn on Meal Fell

Great Sca Fell from the summit cairn on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (107)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Horsemoor Hills and Bassenthwaite Water from Brockle Crags

Horsemoor Hills and Bassenthwaite Water from Brockle Crags

Photo: David Hayter (28)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - 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)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Photo: David Hayter (31)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Calva from Knott (Uldale Fells)

Great Calva from Knott (Uldale Fells)

Photo: Dave Richards (6)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Over Water from a cairn on Meal Fell

Over Water from a cairn on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (106)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - On the summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

On the summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

Photo: Mike Dawson (1)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - 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)

Walk c127 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Meal Fell summit shelter

Meal Fell summit shelter

Photo: Christine Shepherd (496)


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