Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston

A walk in The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, North West England

The easiest big 'Lakeland Fell' to bag

Walk Route Summary:

- Coniston, Walna Scar Road, Goat's Water, The Old Man of Coniston, Low Water, Walna Scar Road, Coniston.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston Coniston, Walna Scar Road, Goat's Water, The Old Man of Coniston, Low Water, Walna Scar Road, Coniston The Southern Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

The summit cairn on The Old Man of Coniston
Photo: Adrian Kingston

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is The Old Man of Coniston at 803m (2635ft). The Old Man of Coniston is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (37th in England, 71st in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 30). The Old Man of Coniston is also known as an English Nuttall (45th in England, 87th in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (14th in England, 385th in the UK).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
1
Wainwright
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets


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.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston

In no particular order . . .

Above Low Water on the way up The Old Man of Coniston. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

1. Above Low Water on the way up The Old Man of Coniston
Photo: Kathy Gledhill (2)


On The Old Man of Coniston. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

2. On The Old Man of Coniston
Photo: Eddie Davies (1)


The Old Man of Coniston (left) and Brim Fell from near Low Water. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

3. The Old Man of Coniston (left) and Brim Fell from near Low Water
Photo: Adrian Kingston (1)


The Old Man of Coniston summit. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

4. The Old Man of Coniston summit
Photo: Kathy Gledhill (3)


Wetherlam from The Old Man of Coniston. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

5. Wetherlam from The Old Man of Coniston
Photo: Richard Ratcliffe (1)


Coniston Valley Inversion from White Maiden and Walna Scar. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

6. Coniston Valley Inversion from White Maiden and Walna Scar
Photo: Gerry Ball (8)


Coniston Water from The Old Man of Coniston summit. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

7. Coniston Water from The Old Man of Coniston summit
Photo: Dave Roberts (16)


Lake Coniston & Coniston Village from The Old Man of Coniston. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

8. Lake Coniston & Coniston Village from The Old Man of Coniston
Photo: Ian Clarke (2)


Red Gill Beck ravine SE of Walna Scar. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

9. Red Gill Beck ravine SE of Walna Scar
Photo: Gerry Ball (10)


Low Water from The Old Man of Coniston. Walk route map c210 The Old Man of Coniston from the Walna Scar Road, Coniston photo

10. Low Water from The Old Man of Coniston
Photo: Jon Nuttalls (6)



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