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 an Wainwright (No. 147). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also known as an English Dewey (65th highest in England, 150th in England & Wales)Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also classified as an English Marilyn (63rd highest in England, 864th 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 (125th highest in England, 287th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Whinlatter (Brown How) at 517m (1697ft). Whinlatter (Brown How) is classified as an 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 to The Bishop below Barf

Path to The Bishop below Barf

Photo: David Hayter (217)

Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Photo: Jayne Morriss (4)

The view from the summit of Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

The view from the summit of Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (485)

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Photo: David Hayter (223)

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)

Leaving Whinlatter Forest on route to Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) and Whinlatter (Brown How)

Leaving Whinlatter Forest on route to Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) and Whinlatter (Brown How)

Photo: David Hayter (225)

Graystones above Widow Hause from Broom Fell

Graystones above Widow Hause from Broom Fell

Photo: Alan Wainwright (149)

Looking down Lorton Vale from Graystones featuring Whiteside and Grasmoor (left - in mist) and Mellbreak (centre)

Looking down Lorton Vale from Graystones featuring Whiteside and Grasmoor (left - in mist) and Mellbreak (centre)

Photo: Philip Butler (14)

Sculpture outside Whinlatter Forest Park Visitors Centre

Sculpture outside Whinlatter Forest Park Visitors Centre

Photo: Alan Wainwright (144)

Trees in Whinlatter Forest

Trees in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (216)


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