Walk c183 Lord's Seat and Graystones from Whinlatter Forest Park

Lovely walk on some of the quieter fells


Route outline for walk c183:

Whinlatter Forest Park  -  Thwaitehill Knotts  -  Beckstone Plantation  -  Beckstone Gill  -  Barf  -  Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)  -  Broom Fell  -  Graystones  -  Scawgill Bridge  -  Whinlatter (Brown How)  -  Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top)  -  Whinlatter Forest Park.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) at 552m (1812ft). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 147). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also known as a English Dewey (66th highest in England, 151st in England & Wales)Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also classified as a English Marilyn (63rd highest in England, 867th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) at 525m (1723ft). Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) is also known as an English Dewey (126th highest in England, 289th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Whinlatter (Brown How) at 517m (1697ft). Whinlatter (Brown How) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 161).

Along the way you will also bag Broom Fell at 511m (1677ft). Broom Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 169) ; Barf at 468m (1536ft). Barf is classified as a Wainwright (No. 185) ; Graystones at 452m (1483ft). Graystones is classified as a Wainwright (No. 188)

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 c183 Lord's Seat and Graystones from Whinlatter Forest Park

In no particular order . . .

Path in Whinlatter Forest

Path in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (226)

Graystones summit cairn

Graystones summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (150)

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Photo: David Hayter (223)

Summit cairn on Broom Fell

Summit cairn on Broom Fell

Photo: Gerry Ball (43)

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

Photo: Alan Wainwright (145)

Crummock Water and the Bishop of Barf from Whinlatter Forest Park

Crummock Water and the Bishop of Barf from Whinlatter Forest Park

Photo: Christine Shepherd (819)

Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Photo: Jayne Morriss (4)

Vale of Lorton viewed from the lower southern slopes of Graystones above Darling How Plantation

Vale of Lorton viewed from the lower southern slopes of Graystones above Darling How Plantation

Photo: Andy Malcolm (95)

Sculpture outside Whinlatter Forest Park Visitors Centre

Sculpture outside Whinlatter Forest Park Visitors Centre

Photo: Alan Wainwright (144)

Comb Beck in Whinlatter Forest

Comb Beck in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (227)


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