Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside

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

Fabulous high level route

Walk Route Summary:
- Ambleside, Rydal, Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, Little Hart Crag, Scandale Pass, Red Screes, Snarker Pike, Ambleside.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside Ambleside, Rydal, Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, Little Hart Crag, Scandale Pass, Red Screes, Snarker Pike, Ambleside The Eastern Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

The path from Fairfield to Hart Crag
Photo: David Hayter

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Fairfield at 873m (2865ft). Fairfield is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (15th in England, 35th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 13). Fairfield is also known as an English Nuttall (18th in England, 40th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Fairfield, 873m (2865ft). Fairfield is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (15th in England, 35th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 13). Fairfield is also known as an English Nuttall (18th in England, 40th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Hart Crag, 822m (2698ft). Hart Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (33rd in England, 63rd in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 27). Hart Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (40th in England, 75th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Hart Crag, 822m (2698ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (33rd Eng, 63rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 27) and an English Nuttall (40th Eng, 75th Eng & Wal); Dove Crag 792m (2599ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (47th Eng, 86th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 38) and an English Nuttall (56th Eng, 104th Eng & Wal); Dove Crag 792m (2599ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (47th Eng, 86th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 38) and an English Nuttall (56th Eng, 104th Eng & Wal); Red Screes 776m (2547ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (56th Eng, 99th in Eng & Wal), a Wainwright (No. 49), an English Nuttall (68th Eng, 120th in England & Wales); Red Screes 776m (2547ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (56th Eng, 99th in Eng & Wal), a Wainwright (No. 49), an English Nuttall (68th Eng, 120th in England & Wales); Great Rigg 766m (2514ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (62nd Eng, 107th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 54) and an English Nuttall (76th Eng, 130th Eng & Wal); Great Rigg 766m (2514ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (62nd Eng, 107th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 54) and an English Nuttall (76th Eng, 130th Eng & Wal); Snarker Pike 644m (2114ft) - a Bridget; Little Hart Crag 637m (2091ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (154th Eng, 265th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 119) and an English Nuttall (206th Eng, 356th Eng & Wal); Rydal Fell 621m (2038ft) - a Bridget; Heron Pike 612m (2009ft) - a Wainwright (No. 128) and an English Nuttall (249th Eng, 433rd Eng & Wal); Heron Pike 612m (2009ft) - a Wainwright (No. 128) and an English Nuttall (249th Eng, 433rd Eng & Wal); Nab Scar 450m (1477ft) - a Wainwright (No. 190) and Nab Scar 450m (1477ft) - a Wainwright (No. 190).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
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English
Mountains
Wainwright
1
Wainwright
 English  Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
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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 c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside

In no particular order . . .

Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

1. Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall
Photo: David Wright (264)


Fellow go4awalkers Chris and Alan on Fairfield summit. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

2. Fellow go4awalkers Chris and Alan on Fairfield summit
Photo: Christine Shepherd (115)


Ullswater and Great Mell from Red Screes. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

3. Ullswater and Great Mell from Red Screes
Photo: David Hayter (66)


St Sunday Crag from Fairfield. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

4. St Sunday Crag from Fairfield
Photo: David Hayter (315)


Rydal Hall. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

5. Rydal Hall
Photo: Stuart Richardson (10)


High Pike (Scandale) and Lake Windermere from Dove Crag. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

6. High Pike (Scandale) and Lake Windermere from Dove Crag
Photo: Les Swindell (3)


Rydal Head with Fairfield (left) and Hart Crag (right) from Great Rigg. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

7. Rydal Head with Fairfield (left) and Hart Crag (right) from Great Rigg
Photo: Christine Shepherd (112)


The Fairfield Horseshoe from the summit of Fairfield with Dove Crag (left), Rydal Beck, Ambleside, Windermere, Nab Scar and Heron Pike (prominent right). Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

8. The Fairfield Horseshoe from the summit of Fairfield with Dove Crag (left), Rydal Beck, Ambleside, Windermere, Nab Scar and Heron Pike (prominent right)
Photo: Christine Shepherd (116)


Fairfield from Heron Pike. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

9. Fairfield from Heron Pike
Photo: Timothy Towers (6)


Great Rigg from Hart Crag. Walk route map c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon from Ambleside photo

10. Great Rigg from Hart Crag
Photo: John Holt (1)



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