Walk c278 High Tove, Ullscarf and Great Crag from Watendlath

Can be wet, wild & boggy


Route outline for walk c278:

Watendlath  -  High Tove  -  Middle Crag  -  Shivery Man  -  Shivery Knott  -  Long Moss  -  Blea Tarn (Watendlath Fell)  -  Ullscarf  -  High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)  -  Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)  -  Lord's How  -  Green Combe  -  Dock Tarn  -  Great Crag  -  Watendlath.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Ullscarf at 726m (2382ft). Ullscarf is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (83rd highest in England, 143rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 74). Ullscarf is also known as a English Nuttall (104th highest in England, 177th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) at 656m (2153ft). Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) is also known as an English Nuttall (187th highest in England, 321st highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of High Tove at 515m (1690ft). High Tove is classified as a Wainwright (No. 167).

Along the way you will also bag Great Crag at 450m (1476ft). Great Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 191)

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 c278 High Tove, Ullscarf and Great Crag from Watendlath

In no particular order . . .

Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Jamie Caryl (9)

The summit cairn on Great Crag

The summit cairn on Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (71)

The path beside Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

The path beside Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (77)

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (25)

The bridge over Watendlath Beck, Watendlath

The bridge over Watendlath Beck, Watendlath

Photo: Chris Leonard (40)

Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (22)

The Borrowdale Fells from Green Combe near Dock Tarn

The Borrowdale Fells from Green Combe near Dock Tarn

Photo: Jamie Caryl (8)

Bell Crags (Watendlath Fell) from Blea Tarn

Bell Crags (Watendlath Fell) from Blea Tarn

Photo: Stephen Collins (79)

Watendlath from Great Crag

Watendlath from Great Crag

Photo: Andy Malcolm (109)

Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (70)

Bell Crags (Watendlath) with Standing Crag (left) & Ullscarf (right) in the background

Bell Crags (Watendlath) with Standing Crag (left) & Ullscarf (right) in the background

Photo: Alan Wainwright (225)

Watendlath & Watendlath Tarn from the lower slopes of High Tove

Watendlath & Watendlath Tarn from the lower slopes of High Tove

Photo: Stephen Collins (88)

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) (left) and Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) from Bell Crags (Watendlath Fell)

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) (left) and Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) from Bell Crags (Watendlath Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (83)

Watendlath Tarn from the path to High Tove and High Seat

Watendlath Tarn from the path to High Tove and High Seat

Photo: Alan Burke (1)

The large summit cairn on High Tove

The large summit cairn on High Tove

Photo: Stephen Collins (84)

Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (21)

Watendlath Tarn

Watendlath Tarn

Photo: Brian Balfe (4)

King's How and Grange Fell (Brund Fell) from the summit of Great Crag

King's How and Grange Fell (Brund Fell) from the summit of Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (74)

Small cairn on High Tove

Small cairn on High Tove

Photo: Stephen Collins (86)

The Langdale Pikes reflected in Blea Tarn on a cold early morning.

The Langdale Pikes reflected in Blea Tarn on a cold early morning.

Photo: Eddie Moyes (1)

Watendlath

Watendlath

Photo: Brian Balfe (5)

Great Crag summit cairn

Great Crag summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (23)

Green Combe, Lord's How and Blea Tarn from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Green Combe, Lord's How and Blea Tarn from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (19)

Circular enclosure near Watendlath

Circular enclosure near Watendlath

Photo: Stephen Collins (89)

Ullscarf summit cairn

Ullscarf summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (11)

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (24)

High Seat (Ashness Fell) from High Tove

High Seat (Ashness Fell) from High Tove

Photo: Stephen Collins (85)

Views of the Borrowdale Fells from Green Combe near Dock Tarn

Views of the Borrowdale Fells from Green Combe near Dock Tarn

Photo: Jamie Caryl (7)

Watendlath & Watendlath Tarn from the lower slopes of High Tove

Watendlath & Watendlath Tarn from the lower slopes of High Tove

Photo: Stephen Collins (87)

Bell Crags (Watendlath) from Blea Tarn

Bell Crags (Watendlath) from Blea Tarn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (224)

Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (20)

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (18)

Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (76)

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit with Ullscarf beyond

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit with Ullscarf beyond

Photo: Marcel Bannon (13)

Watendlath Tarn

Watendlath Tarn

Photo: Jamie Caryl (10)

The summit of King's How with Derwent Water and Skiddaw in the distance

The summit of King's How with Derwent Water and Skiddaw in the distance

Photo: Alan Wainwright (233)

Rosthwaite and Borrowdale from the summit of Great Crag

Rosthwaite and Borrowdale from the summit of Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (73)

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (14)

Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: David Hayter (16)

Fairfield and Seat Sandal from The Wythburn Fells

Fairfield and Seat Sandal from The Wythburn Fells

Photo: Mike Knipe (141)

Great Crag summit cairn

Great Crag summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (231)

Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (15)

Ullscarf summit

Ullscarf summit

Photo: Marcel Bannon (12)

High Tove summit cairn

High Tove summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (232)

Dock Tarn and Green Combe from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Dock Tarn and Green Combe from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (17)

The large cairn on the summit of High Tove summit

The large cairn on the summit of High Tove summit

Photo: Terry Howard (204)

High Tove summit with High Seat (Ashness Fell) beyond

High Tove summit with High Seat (Ashness Fell) beyond

Photo: Jack Jones (3)

Watendlath from Great Crag

Watendlath from Great Crag

Photo: David Hayter (17)

Standing Crag from Blea Tarn

Standing Crag from Blea Tarn

Photo: Stephen Collins (78)

Blea Tarn and Bell Crags from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Blea Tarn and Bell Crags from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (16)

The Langdale Pikes from Blea Tarn

The Langdale Pikes from Blea Tarn

Photo: Rob Barklamb (29)

Skiddaw and Blencathra from the summit of Great Crag

Skiddaw and Blencathra from the summit of Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (75)

The former home of Judith Paris in Watendlath

The former home of Judith Paris in Watendlath

Photo: Chris Leonard (39)

The Langdale Pikes from Blea Tarn

The Langdale Pikes from Blea Tarn

Photo: Rob Barklamb (28)

Watendlath Bridge

Watendlath Bridge

Photo: Brian Balfe (6)

Watendlath & Watendlath Tarn with High Seat (Ashness Fell) beyond from the summit of Great Crag

Watendlath & Watendlath Tarn with High Seat (Ashness Fell) beyond from the summit of Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (72)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk c278 High Tove, Ullscarf and Great Crag from Watendlath


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