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

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 an English Dewey (65th in England, 150th in England & Wales)Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is classified as a Marilyn (63rd highest in England, 864th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top), 525m (1723ft). Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) is also known as an English Dewey (125th in England, 287th in England & Wales)

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

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


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 c183 Lord's Seat and Graystones from Whinlatter Forest Park

In no particular order . . .

The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

The cairn on the summit of Great Sca Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (486)

Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Photo: David Hayter (218)

Graystones summit cairn

Graystones summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (150)

Skiddaw from Lonscale Fell

Skiddaw from Lonscale Fell

Photo: Jayne Morriss (3)

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

Photo: Alan Wainwright (145)

Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from Barf

Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from Barf

Photo: David Hayter (220)

Bassenthwaite from Barf

Bassenthwaite from Barf

Photo: Gerry Ball (41)

Heading down towards Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass from Graystones

Heading down towards Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass from Graystones

Photo: Alan Wainwright (151)

Elterwater with Lingmoor Fell (left) and The Langdale Pikes (right)

Elterwater with Lingmoor Fell (left) and The Langdale Pikes (right)

Photo: Philip Butler (15)

Summit cairn on Broom Fell

Summit cairn on Broom Fell

Photo: Gerry Ball (43)


. . . load all 41 walk photos from Walk c183 Lord's Seat and Graystones from Whinlatter Forest Park


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