Walk c186 Lonscale Fell and Skiddaw from Gale Road (Underscar) nr Keswick

The highest point in the Northern Fells


Route outline for walk c186:

Keswick  -  Gale Road (Underscar) Nr Keswick  -  Lonscale Fell  -  Jenkin Hill  -  Little Man (Skiddaw)  -  Skiddaw  -  Sale How (Skiddaw)  -  Skiddaw House  -  Gale Road (Underscar) Nr Keswick.




Peak Bagging Statistics for 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
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Skiddaw at 931m (3056ft). Skiddaw is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (6th highest in England, 17th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 4). Skiddaw is also known as a English Nuttall (7th highest in England, 19th highest in England & Wales). Skiddaw is also classified as a English Marilyn (3rd highest in England, 189th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Little Man (Skiddaw) at 865m (2839ft). Little Man (Skiddaw) is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (17th highest in England, 39th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 15). Little Man (Skiddaw) is also known as a English Nuttall (21st highest in England, 46th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Lonscale Fell at 715m (2347ft). Lonscale Fell is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (89th highest in England, 152nd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 80). Lonscale Fell is also known as a English Nuttall (113th highest in England, 192nd highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Sale How (Skiddaw) at 666m (2185ft). Sale How (Skiddaw) is known as an English Nuttall (176th highest in England, 297th highest in England & Wales)

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 c186 Lonscale Fell and Skiddaw from Gale Road (Underscar) nr Keswick

In no particular order . . .

The Snowdon Horseshoe from Llynnau Mymbyr, Capel Curig

The Snowdon Horseshoe from Llynnau Mymbyr, Capel Curig

Photo: Don Williams (17)

Wild Camping at Loch Lundie between Invergarry and Fort Augustus in the Great Glen

Wild Camping at Loch Lundie between Invergarry and Fort Augustus in the Great Glen

Photo: Mike Knipe (243)

Gazeley Village Green (on The Icknield Way), near Newmarket

Gazeley Village Green (on The Icknield Way), near Newmarket

Photo: Shara Higgins (52)

On Ben Ledi

On Ben Ledi

Photo: Rob Sutherland (1)

Looking onto An Stuc (Ben Lawers) from Meall Garbh (Loch Tay)

Looking onto An Stuc (Ben Lawers) from Meall Garbh (Loch Tay)

Photo: Ronnie Clayes (6)

West Candra (or Lower Candra)

West Candra (or Lower Candra)

Photo: Fiona Winnington (1)

Embsay Reservoir from Crookrise Crag Top

Embsay Reservoir from Crookrise Crag Top

Photo: Gerry Hurst (6)

High Neb (Stanage Edge) summit trig point

High Neb (Stanage Edge) summit trig point

Photo: Max Magnusson (1)

Beachy Head summit Trig Point

Beachy Head summit Trig Point

Photo: David Clowes (7)

The River Usk

The River Usk

Photo: Ken Muirhead (6)


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