Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater

Smaller alternative to the big mountains - but with all the charm


Route outline for walk c274:

- Elterwater  -   Walthwaite Common  -   Huntingstile Crag  -   Red Bank Wood  -   Loughrigg Terrace  -   Loughrigg Fell  -   Ivy Crag  -   Loughrigg Tarn  -   Tarn Foot  -   Skelwith Bridge  -   River Brathay  -   Skelwith Force  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Elter Water  -   Elterwater.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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

The highest point of this walk is Loughrigg Fell at 335m (1099ft). Loughrigg Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 211).Loughrigg Fell is classified as a Marilyn (113th highest in England, 1313th highest in the UK).


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 OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater

In no particular order . . .

Gate near Loughrigg Tarn

Gate near Loughrigg Tarn

Photo: Edward Felstead (9)

Elterwater with Lingmoor Fell (left) and The Langdale Pikes (right)

Elterwater with Lingmoor Fell (left) and The Langdale Pikes (right)

Photo: Philip Butler (15)

Loughrigg Fell and Loughrigg Tarn

Loughrigg Fell and Loughrigg Tarn

Photo: Roger Sutcliffe (1)

Loughrigg Tarn from the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell

Loughrigg Tarn from the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Ian Mansell (9)

Mist over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Mist over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Photo: David Hayter (413)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Robert Watkins (2)

The Langdales from Elterwater

The Langdales from Elterwater

Photo: John Holt (6)

February frosts around Elterwater

February frosts around Elterwater

Photo: John Holt (9)

Bluebells on Loughrigg Fell

Bluebells on Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Martyn Hibbert (5)

Gate on Brandreth

Gate on Brandreth

Photo: Martyn Hibbert (6)


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