Walk c252 Barf and Lord's Seat from Whinlatter Forest Park

Superb lakeland views


Route outline for walk c252:

- Whinlatter Forest Park  -   Thwaitehill Knotts  -   Beckstone Plantation  -   Beckstone Gill  -   Barf  -   Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)  -   Whinlatter Forest Park.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
2
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) at 552m (1812ft). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 147). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also known as an English Dewey (65th in England, 150th in England & Wales)Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is classified as a Marilyn (63rd highest in England, 864th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Barf, 468m (1536ft). Barf is classified as a Wainwright (No. 185).


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.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c252 Barf and Lord's Seat from Whinlatter Forest Park

In no particular order . . .

Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Photo: David Hayter (218)

Barf summit appears out of the mist

Barf summit appears out of the mist

Photo: Alan Wainwright (146)

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

Photo: Alan Wainwright (145)

Leaving Whinlatter Forest on route to Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) and Whinlatter (Brown How)

Leaving Whinlatter Forest on route to Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) and Whinlatter (Brown How)

Photo: David Hayter (225)

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit

Photo: David Hayter (219)

The view from the summit of Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

The view from the summit of Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (485)

Comb Beck in Whinlatter Forest

Comb Beck in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (227)

Barf and The Bishop from Bassenthwaite Lake

Barf and The Bishop from Bassenthwaite Lake

Photo: David Hayter (221)

Angler's Crag from the shores of Ennerdale Water

Angler's Crag from the shores of Ennerdale Water

Photo: David Hayter (228)

Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from Barf

Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from Barf

Photo: David Hayter (220)


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