Walk c140 Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Brown Howe

Short but challenging with superb views


Route outline for walk c140:

- Brown Howe Car Park  -   Coniston Water  -   Beacon (Blawith Fells)  -   Beacon Tarn  -   Tarn Beck  -   Slaterstone Fell  -   Greenholme Farm  -   Water Yeat  -   Lake Bank  -   Fairholme Green  -   Brown Howe  -   Coniston Water.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
1
Wainwright
Outlying Fell
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Beacon (Blawith Fells) at 255m (836ft). Beacon (Blawith Fells) is called 'Beacon Fell' in Alfred Wainwright's 1974 book 'The Outlying Fells of Lakeland'. Beacon (Blawith Fells) is also known as a Wainwright Outlying Fell (No. 87)


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 OL6
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 96 or 97
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c140 Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Brown Howe

In no particular order . . .

Low Water Beck nr Coniston

Low Water Beck nr Coniston

Photo: George White (21)

Bob, Jill & I on the summit of Beacon (Blawith Fells) this June

Bob, Jill & I on the summit of Beacon (Blawith Fells) this June

Photo: Mike Lee (1)

Leo Villa Memorial, Coniston

Leo Villa Memorial, Coniston

Photo: Edward Felstead (11)

Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Beacon Tarn

Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Beacon Tarn

Photo: Stephen Dawson (3)

Walna Scar, Dow Crag and The Old Man of Coniston from the summit of Yew Bank

Walna Scar, Dow Crag and The Old Man of Coniston from the summit of Yew Bank

Photo: Andy Malcolm (137)

Sunset on Coniston Water

Sunset on Coniston Water

Photo: George White (20)

Beacon Tarn

Beacon Tarn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (274)

Blawith Common, Torver Low Common and The Coniston Fells from Beacon (Blawith Fells)

Blawith Common, Torver Low Common and The Coniston Fells from Beacon (Blawith Fells)

Photo: Stephen Dawson (4)

Donald Campbell Memorial, Coniston

Donald Campbell Memorial, Coniston

Photo: Edward Felstead (10)

Coniston Water from Beacon (Blawith Fells)

Coniston Water from Beacon (Blawith Fells)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (275)


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