Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale)

Peak bagging heaven


Route outline for walk c139:

Seatoller (Borrowdale)  -  Big Stanger Gill  -  Hanging Haystack Crag  -  Alisongrass Crag  -  Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)  -  Tarn At Leaves  -  Rosthwaite Cam (Rosthwaite Fell)  -  Dovenest Top  -  Combe Door Top  -  Combe Head  -  Glaramara  -  Looking Steads (Glaramara)  -  Red Beck Top  -  High House Tarn Top  -  Allen Crags  -  Sprinking Tarn  -  Seathwaite Fell (South Top)  -  Seathwaite Fell  -  Grains Gill  -  The Allerdale Ramble  -  Stockley Bridge  -  Seathwaite  -  Thornythwaite Farm  -  The River Derwent  -  Seatoller (Borrowdale).




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
5
English
Mountains
Wainwright
4
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
11
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
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 Allen Crags at 785m (2576ft). Allen Crags is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (51st highest in England, 90th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 42). Allen Crags is also known as an English Nuttall (60th highest in England, 109th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Glaramara at 783m (2569ft). Glaramara is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (53rd highest in England, 94th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 45). Glaramara is also known as an English Nuttall (63rd highest in England, 114th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Looking Steads (Glaramara) at 775m (2544ft). Looking Steads (Glaramara) is also known as an English Nuttall (69th highest in England, 121st highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag:

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Allerdale Ramble, an 87km (54 miles) linear footpath connecting Seathwaite in Cumbria, with Grune Point in Cumbria, England. The Allerdale Ramble is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Allerdale Ramble.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL4 & OL6
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale)

In no particular order . . .

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Hanging Haystack Crag from Big Stanger Gill

Hanging Haystack Crag from Big Stanger Gill

Photo: John Antrobus (2)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Wainwrights unnamed 'perfect mountain tarn' between Glaramara and Allen Crags

Wainwrights unnamed 'perfect mountain tarn' between Glaramara and Allen Crags

Photo: Paul Johnson (23)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - The Combe from Combe Head

The Combe from Combe Head

Photo: John Antrobus (15)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) from above Hanging Haystack Crag

Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) from above Hanging Haystack Crag

Photo: John Antrobus (4)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Red Beck Top summit cairn

Red Beck Top summit cairn

Photo: John Antrobus (19)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Allen Crags summit cairn

Allen Crags summit cairn

Photo: John Antrobus (24)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Borrowdale featuring Rosthwaite and Stonethwaite from Hanging Haystack Crag

Borrowdale featuring Rosthwaite and Stonethwaite from Hanging Haystack Crag

Photo: John Antrobus (3)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) summit cairn

Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) summit cairn

Photo: John Antrobus (6)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Big Stanger Gill Waterfall

Big Stanger Gill Waterfall

Photo: John Antrobus (1)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Skiddaw from The River Derwent

Skiddaw from The River Derwent

Photo: Duncan Grant (4)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - High House Tarn Top summit

High House Tarn Top summit

Photo: John Antrobus (23)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Combe Head summit cairn

Combe Head summit cairn

Photo: John Antrobus (16)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Derwent Water and Borrowdale from Glaramara

Derwent Water and Borrowdale from Glaramara

Photo: Alan Sturges (3)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Glararama from Combe Door Tarn

Glararama from Combe Door Tarn

Photo: John Antrobus (13)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - The River Derwent, Borrowdale

The River Derwent, Borrowdale

Photo: Dave Phillips (1)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Dovenest Top summit

Dovenest Top summit

Photo: John Antrobus (9)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Approaching Rosthwaite Cam (Rosthwaite Fell) and Tarn at Leaves from Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Approaching Rosthwaite Cam (Rosthwaite Fell) and Tarn at Leaves from Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Photo: John Antrobus (7)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - The River Derwent below Castle Crag

The River Derwent below Castle Crag

Photo: Andy Malcolm (116)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Borrowdale

Borrowdale

Photo: Christine Shepherd (45)

Walk c139 Allen Crags, Glaramara and Seathwaite Fell from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Glaramara summit cairn

Glaramara summit cairn

Photo: John Antrobus (17)


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