Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale

A walk in The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, North West England

England's 2nd highest mountain

Walk Route Summary:

- Eskdale, Wha House Farm, Hare Crag, Quagrigg Moss, Slight Side, Sca Fell, Symonds Knott, Hard Rigg, Burnmoor Tarn, Eel Tarn, Christcliff, Wha House Farm, Eskdale.

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Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale Eskdale, Wha House Farm, Hare Crag, Quagrigg Moss, Slight Side, Sca Fell, Symonds Knott, Hard Rigg, Burnmoor Tarn, Eel Tarn, Christcliff, Wha House Farm, Eskdale The Southern Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

On Sca Fell summit
Photo: John Dyason

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Sca Fell at 964m (3163ft). Sca Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (2nd in England, 10th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 2). Sca Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (2nd in England, 11th in England & Wales).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Symonds Knott, 959m (3147ft). Symonds Knott is also known as an English Nuttall (3rd in England, 13th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Slight Side, 762m (2501ft). Slight Side is classified as a Wainwright (No. 58).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
2
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets


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.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale

In no particular order . . .

The path down to Foxes Tarn from Sca Fell. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

1. The path down to Foxes Tarn from Sca Fell
Photo: David Hayter (380)


Illgill Head and Wast Water from Sca Fell. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

2. Illgill Head and Wast Water from Sca Fell
Photo: Paul Coulter (5)


Doctor Bridge, Eskdale. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

3. Doctor Bridge, Eskdale
Photo: David Hayter (201)


Wast Water from summit of Sca Fell. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

4. Wast Water from summit of Sca Fell
Photo: Sean Harrison (1)


Harter Fell (Eskdale) from Eskdale. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

5. Harter Fell (Eskdale) from Eskdale
Photo: Tim Hope (93)


Wha House Farm and Esk Dale with Kepple Crag beyond from Hare Crag. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

6. Wha House Farm and Esk Dale with Kepple Crag beyond from Hare Crag
Photo: David Hayter (376)


Great Gable from Sca Fell. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

7. Great Gable from Sca Fell
Photo: Gerry Ball (56)


Great Gable (back), Lingmell, the shoulder of Scafell Pike and Mickeldore from Symonds Knott. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

8. Great Gable (back), Lingmell, the shoulder of Scafell Pike and Mickeldore from Symonds Knott
Photo: Greg Campbell (12)


Burnmoor Tarn from Slight Side. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

9. Burnmoor Tarn from Slight Side
Photo: Greg Campbell (5)


The River Esk and Crinkle Crags from Sca Fell. Walk route map c175 Slight Side and Sca Fell from Wha House Farm, Eskdale photo

10. The River Esk and Crinkle Crags from Sca Fell
Photo: David Hayter (379)



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