Walk c142 Robinson and Dale Head from Little Town

Classic Lakeland


Route outline for walk c142:

- Little Town  -   High Snab Bank  -   Blea Crags  -   Robinson  -   Littledale Edge  -   Hindscarth  -   Hindscarth Edge  -   Dale Head (Newlands)  -   Dalehead Tarn  -   Newlands Valley  -   Newlands Church  -   Little Town.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Dale Head (Newlands) at 753m (2471ft). Dale Head (Newlands) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (68th highest in England, 118th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 63). Dale Head (Newlands) is also known as an English Nuttall (84th in England, 144th in England & Wales). Dale Head (Newlands) is classified as a Marilyn (21st highest in England, 475th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Robinson, 737m (2419ft). Robinson is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (75th highest in England, 131st highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 67). Robinson is also known as an English Nuttall (93rd in England, 160th in England & Wales). Robinson is classified as a Marilyn (23rd highest in England, 506th highest in the UK).

You will also reach the summit of Hindscarth, 727m (2386ft). Hindscarth is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (81st highest in England, 140th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 73). Hindscarth is also known as an English Nuttall (102nd in England, 173rd in England & Wales).


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 c142 Robinson and Dale Head from Little Town

In no particular order . . .

Ghyll nr Little Town, Newlands Valley

Ghyll nr Little Town, Newlands Valley

Photo: David Hayter (10)

Ullswater and Glenridding from the lower slopes of Birkhouse Moor

Ullswater and Glenridding from the lower slopes of Birkhouse Moor

Photo: Richard Nicholls (31)

Newlands Church

Newlands Church

Photo: David Hayter (9)

Scale Force and Gale Fell

Scale Force and Gale Fell

Photo: David Hayter (19)

Robinson from Blea Crags

Robinson from Blea Crags

Photo: Chris Brankin (31)

Wast Water with the Scafel Massive (far left- featuring Ling Mell, Great End, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Scafell Pike, Symonds Knott and Sca Fell) and Illgill Head (centre) and Whin Rigg (centre right) above the Wast Water screes from Buckbarrow

Wast Water with the Scafel Massive (far left- featuring Ling Mell, Great End, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Scafell Pike, Symonds Knott and Sca Fell) and Illgill Head (centre) and Whin Rigg (centre right) above the Wast Water screes from Buckbarrow

Photo: Chris Brankin (37)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Mellbreak, Buttermere and Rannerdale Knotts from Robinson

Mellbreak, Buttermere and Rannerdale Knotts from Robinson

Photo: Chris Brankin (28)

Newlands Church nr Little Town

Newlands Church nr Little Town

Photo: Mark Johnson (8)

Blencathra from High Snab Bank, above Little Town

Blencathra from High Snab Bank, above Little Town

Photo: Rob Barklamb (18)


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