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




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Loughrigg Fell at 335m (1099ft). Loughrigg Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 211). Loughrigg Fell is also known as English Marilyn (113th highest in England, 1320th highest in the UK). The summit of Loughrigg Fell is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Cumbria Way, a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Cumbria Way.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL7 The English Lakes - South Eastern area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater

In no particular order . . .

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Gerry Ball (59)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Elterwater village

Elterwater village

Photo: David Wright (67)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Loughrigg Fell summit cairn

Loughrigg Fell summit cairn

Photo: David Hayter (277)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - The River Brathay at Skelwith Bridge

The River Brathay at Skelwith Bridge

Photo: Tim Hope (8)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Skelwith Bridge

Skelwith Bridge

Photo: Tim Hope (7)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Elter Water and The Langdale Pikes

Elter Water and The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Andy Malcolm (61)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (274)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Elterwater with Lingmoor Fell (left) and The Langdale Pikes (right)

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

Photo: Philip Butler (15)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - The Langdale Pikes from Elter Water

The Langdale Pikes from Elter Water

Photo: Mike Knipe (191)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - The Langdale Pikes from Loughrigg Tarn

The Langdale Pikes from Loughrigg Tarn

Photo: Justine Dixon (4)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Towards Elterwater from Loughrigg Fell

Towards Elterwater from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Colin Dickson (2)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Loughrigg Fell and Loughrigg Tarn

Loughrigg Fell and Loughrigg Tarn

Photo: Roger Sutcliffe (1)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Tim Hope (1)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg and Fairfield from Loughrigg Terrace

Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg and Fairfield from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Tim Hope (2)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - On The Cumbria Way near Elterwater with The Langdale Pikes in the distance

On The Cumbria Way near Elterwater with The Langdale Pikes in the distance

Photo: Tim Hope (11)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Loughrigg Fell summit

Loughrigg Fell summit

Photo: David Hayter (276)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Elterwater in the grip of winter

Elterwater in the grip of winter

Photo: John Holt (11)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Elterwater

Elterwater

Photo: Tim Hope (12)

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater - Loughrigg Fell summit trig point

Loughrigg Fell summit trig point

Photo: David Hayter (412)


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