Walk c188 Knott and Great Calva from Grainsgill Bridge, Swineside

Superb views away from the crowds


Route outline for walk c188:

Grainsgill Bridge  -  Swineside  -  Grainsgill Beck  -  Knott (Uldale Fells)  -  Little Calva  -  Great Calva  -  The Cumbria Way  -  River Caldew  -  Grainsgill Bridge  -  Swineside.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
2
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
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 Knott (Uldale Fells) at 710m (2330ft). Knott (Uldale Fells) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (93rd highest in England, 158th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 83). Knott (Uldale Fells) is also known as an English Nuttall (117th highest in England, 199th highest in England & Wales). Knott (Uldale Fells) is also classified as an English Marilyn (28th highest in England, 566th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Great Calva at 690m (2264ft). Great Calva is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (110th highest in England, 183rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 95). Great Calva is also known as an English Nuttall (145th highest in England, 237th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Little Calva at 642m (2107ft). Little Calva is also known as an English Nuttall (200th highest in England, 346th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL4 & OL5
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c188 Knott and Great Calva from Grainsgill Bridge, Swineside

In no particular order . . .

On the summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

On the summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

Photo: Mike Dawson (1)

Mosedale (Mungrisdale) from Great Calva

Mosedale (Mungrisdale) from Great Calva

Photo: Dave Richards (7)

Great Calva Summmit

Great Calva Summmit

Photo: David Hayter (35)

The summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

The summit of Knott (Uldale Fells)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (461)

Grainsgill Beck from Grainsgill Beck Bridge

Grainsgill Beck from Grainsgill Beck Bridge

Photo: Dave Richards (8)

Blencathra  or Saddleback from Great Calva

Blencathra or Saddleback from Great Calva

Photo: David Hayter (36)

Skiddaw from Great Calva

Skiddaw from Great Calva

Photo: David Hayter (34)

Grainsgill Beck from Grainsgill Beck Bridge

Grainsgill Beck from Grainsgill Beck Bridge

Photo: Dave Richards (9)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Skiddaw and Bakestall from Little Calva

Skiddaw and Bakestall from Little Calva

Photo: David Hayter (30)


. . . load all 12 walk photos from Walk c188 Knott and Great Calva from Grainsgill Bridge, Swineside


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