Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater

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

High level walk away from the crowds

Walk Route Summary:

- Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater), Loweswater, High Nook Farm, Highnook Beck, Holme Wood, Holme Beck, Burnbank Fell, Sharp Knott, Blake Fell, Fothergill Head, Gavel Fell, Grain Gill, Whiteoak Moss, Hen Comb, Thrang Crags, Mosedale (Loweswater), Mosedale Beck (Loweswater), Mellbreak, Mellbreak (North Top), White Crag, Loweswater Village, Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater).

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater), Loweswater, High Nook Farm, Highnook Beck, Holme Wood, Holme Beck, Burnbank Fell, Sharp Knott, Blake Fell, Fothergill Head, Gavel Fell, Grain Gill, Whiteoak Moss, Hen Comb, Thrang Crags, Mosedale (Loweswater), Mosedale Beck (Loweswater), Mellbreak, Mellbreak (North Top), White Crag, Loweswater Village, Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater) The Western Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

Murton Fell from Blake Fell summit
Photo: Raymond Brown

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Blake Fell at 573m (1881ft). Blake Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 139). Blake Fell is also known as an English Dewey (37th in England, 82nd in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (56th in England, 809th in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Gavel Fell, 526m (1726ft). Gavel Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 159). Gavel Fell is also known as an English Dewey (123rd in England, 283rd in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Mellbreak, 512m (1680ft). Mellbreak is classified as a Wainwright (No. 168). Mellbreak is also known as an English Dewey (156th in England, 356th in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (75th in England, 956th in the UK).

Along the way you will also bag Mellbreak (North Top), 509m (1671ft) - an English Dewey (163rd in Eng, 372nd Eng & Wal); Hen Comb 509m (1670ft) - a Wainwright (No. 171), and an English Dewey (164th in Eng, 373rd Eng & Wal); Burnbank Fell 475m (1559ft) - a Wainwright (No. 183) and

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

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English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
5
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater

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Paragliding from Mellbreak. Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

1. Paragliding from Mellbreak
Photo: David Hayter (117)


The Loweswater Fells from Mellbreak. Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

2. The Loweswater Fells from Mellbreak
Photo: Andy Malcolm (112)


Mellbreak from Mosedale (Loweswater). Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

3. Mellbreak from Mosedale (Loweswater)
Photo: Raymond Brown (50)


Grasmoor and Crummock Water from Holme Wood above High Nook Farm. Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

4. Grasmoor and Crummock Water from Holme Wood above High Nook Farm
Photo: Raymond Brown (32)


Mellbreak with Grasmoor beyond from Hen Comb. Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

5. Mellbreak with Grasmoor beyond from Hen Comb
Photo: Raymond Brown (49)


Mellbreak taken in the evening sunlight from the Kirkstile Inn in Loweswater Village. Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

6. Mellbreak taken in the evening sunlight from the Kirkstile Inn in Loweswater Village
Photo: Chris Brankin (41)


Blake Fell summit cairn. Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

7. Blake Fell summit cairn
Photo: Raymond Brown (40)


Robinson (left), Buttermere and Red Pike (Buttermere) from Hen Comb summit cairn. Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

8. Robinson (left), Buttermere and Red Pike (Buttermere) from Hen Comb summit cairn
Photo: Raymond Brown (48)


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9. *Red Pike, Black Crag, Pillar and Looking Stead from Mosedale, Wasdale
Photo: Wayne Hill (6)

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Mosedale Beck (Loweswater). Walk route map c212 Burnbank Fell, Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak from Loweswater photo

10. Mosedale Beck (Loweswater)
Photo: Raymond Brown (51)



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