Walk c229 Tarn Hows, Oxen Fell High Cross and Low Tilberthwaite from Tarn Hows

One of lakeland's prettiest lakes


Route outline for walk c229:

- Tom Gill  -   Tom Gill Waterfall  -   Tarn Hows  -   Rose Castle Plantation  -   Torver Intake  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Tom Heights  -   Arnside Intake  -   Stone Chair Hill  -   Griddle How  -   Oxen Fell High Cross  -   High Oxenfell Farm  -   Wythe Howe  -   Wythebank  -   Hodge Close Quarry  -   Bakestone Barrow Wood  -   Holme Ground  -   Low Tilberthwaite  -   Yew Bank  -   Shepherd's Bridge  -   Yew Tree Farm  -   Glen Mary Bridge  -   Tom Gill.





This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 90 & 96 or 97
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c229 Tarn Hows, Oxen Fell High Cross and Low Tilberthwaite from Tarn Hows

In no particular order . . .

High above Hodge Close Quarry from Low Tilberthwaite

High above Hodge Close Quarry from Low Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (25)

Disused track bed in Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Disused track bed in Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (36)

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (22)

Llanberis Pass with Y Garn (Glyders) beyond from near Crib y Ddysgl on the Llanberis Path near the top of Mount Snowdon

Llanberis Pass with Y Garn (Glyders) beyond from near Crib y Ddysgl on the Llanberis Path near the top of Mount Snowdon

Photo: Linda Royston (6)

Grizedale Forest

Grizedale Forest

Photo: David Hugue (2)

Me at the top of Orrest Head overlooking the valley

Me at the top of Orrest Head overlooking the valley

Photo: Nanci Moll (2)

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows

Photo: Glynn Trueman (23)

The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam Edge

The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam Edge

Photo: Andy Malcolm (132)

Moss Eccles Tarn

Moss Eccles Tarn

Photo: Andy Malcolm (138)

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (19)


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