Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite

A quiet alternative to the usual honey pots


Route outline for walk c167:

Low Tilberthwaite  -  Above Beck Fells  -  Hole Rake  -  Red Gill Head Moss  -  Steel Edge  -  Lad Stones  -  Wetherlam  -  Red Dell Head Moss  -  Black Sails  -  Keld Gill Head  -  Swirl Hawse  -  Prison Band  -  Swirl How  -  Great Carrs  -  Little Carrs  -  Hell Gill Pike  -  Wet Side Edge  -  High End  -  Greenburn Beck  -  Low Tilberthwaite




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
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 Swirl How at 802m (2633ft). Swirl How is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (40th highest in England, 74th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 32). Swirl How is also known as an English Nuttall (47th highest in England, 89th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Great Carrs at 785m (2576ft). Great Carrs is classified as an Wainwright (No. 43). Great Carrs is also known as an English Nuttall (61st highest in England, 110th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Wetherlam at 763m (2504ft). Wetherlam is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (64th highest in England, 110th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 56). Wetherlam is also known as an English Nuttall (78th highest in England, 134th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag:


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite

In no particular order . . .

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Levers Water and The Old Man of Coniston from Swirl Hawse

Levers Water and The Old Man of Coniston from Swirl Hawse

Photo: David Booth (4)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Grey Friar from Great Carrs

Grey Friar from Great Carrs

Photo: James Brennan (3)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Wetherlam from Swirl How

Wetherlam from Swirl How

Photo: David Hayter (176)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam

The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam

Photo: Nick Snape (19)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Swirl How from Great Carrs

Swirl How from Great Carrs

Photo: Chris Leonard (17)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam Edge

The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam Edge

Photo: Andy Malcolm (132)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Great Carrs from Top of Broad Slack

Great Carrs from Top of Broad Slack

Photo: Chris Leonard (13)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) and the Wrynose Pass from Wet Side Edge

Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) and the Wrynose Pass from Wet Side Edge

Photo: Stephen Dawson (21)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Swirl Hause from Swirl How

Swirl Hause from Swirl How

Photo: Nick Snape (16)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Brim Fell from Swirl How

Brim Fell from Swirl How

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (11)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Swirl How summit cairn

Swirl How summit cairn

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (12)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Great Carrs Summit

Great Carrs Summit

Photo: David Hayter (172)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - *Little Langdale with the Langdale Pikes, Helvellyn and Fairfield beyond from 
        Wetherlam

*Little Langdale with the Langdale Pikes, Helvellyn and Fairfield beyond from Wetherlam

Photo: Wayne Hill (58)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Greenburn Valley and Little Langdale from Great Carrs

Greenburn Valley and Little Langdale from Great Carrs

Photo: David Hayter (173)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - On Wetherlam summit

On Wetherlam summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (468)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - The WW2 Halifax Bomber Memorial on Great Carrs

The WW2 Halifax Bomber Memorial on Great Carrs

Photo: Chris Leonard (15)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Mine workings below Wetherlam

Mine workings below Wetherlam

Photo: Mike Jennings (26)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Little Langdale from Wetherlam

Little Langdale from Wetherlam

Photo: Mike Jennings (25)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - The Langdale Pikes from Prison Band

The Langdale Pikes from Prison Band

Photo: Nick Snape (17)

Walk c167 Wetherlam and Swirl How from Low Tilberthwaite - Prison Band from Swirl How

Prison Band from Swirl How

Photo: Nick Snape (15)


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