Walk c163 Great Sca Fell from Over Water

Quiet lonely fells with good views


Route outline for walk c163:

- Over Water  -   Orthwaite  -   Orthwaite Bank  -   Uldale Fells  -   Great Cockup  -   Trusmadoor  -   Meal Fell  -   Great Sca Fell  -   Little Sca Fell  -   Brae Fell  -   Broad Moss  -   Lowthwaite Fell  -   Longlands Fell  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Longlands  -   Lowthwaite  -   Over Water.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
3
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Great Sca Fell at 651m (2137ft). Great Sca Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 114).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Brae Fell, 586m (1923ft). Brae Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 134).

You will also reach the summit of Meal Fell, 550m (1805ft). Meal Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 150). Meal Fell is also known as an English Dewey (71st in England, 162nd in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag Great Cockup, 526m (1726ft) - a Wainwright (No. 158), and an English Dewey (122nd in Eng, 282nd Eng & Wal); Lowthwaite Fell 509m (1670ft) - an English Dewey (162nd in Eng, 370th Eng & Wal) and Longlands Fell 483m (1585ft) - a Wainwright (No. 180).


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 c163 Great Sca Fell from Over Water

In no particular order . . .

The River Esk and Crinkle Crags from Sca Fell

The River Esk and Crinkle Crags from Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (379)

The path back to Orthwaite

The path back to Orthwaite

Photo: Terry Howard (116)

Skiddaw from Longlands Fell

Skiddaw from Longlands Fell

Photo: David Hayter (167)

Longlands Fell summit cairn

Longlands Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (507)

Skiddaw and Bakestall from Little Calva

Skiddaw and Bakestall from Little Calva

Photo: David Hayter (30)

Barn below Brockle Crag

Barn below Brockle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (37)

Heading to Mickleden

Heading to Mickleden

Photo: David Hayter (40)

The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (109)

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)

Climbing Great Sca Fell

Climbing Great Sca Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (110)


. . . load all 53 walk photos from Walk c163 Great Sca Fell from Over Water


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