Walk c283 Arthur's Pike and Loadpot Hill from Howtown

One of the best views in the Lake District


Route outline for walk c283:

Howtown  -  Lock Bank  -  White Knott  -  Barton Fell  -  Whinny Crag  -  Arthur's Pike  -  Loadpot Hill  -  Bonscale Pike  -  Swarthbeck Gill  -  Howtown.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
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 Loadpot Hill at 671m (2202ft). Loadpot Hill is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (127th highest in England, 214th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 102). Loadpot Hill is also known as an English Nuttall (169th highest in England, 283rd highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Arthur's Pike at 533m (1749ft). Arthur's Pike is classified as an Wainwright (No. 157).

You will also reach the summit of Bonscale Pike at 524m (1720ft). Bonscale Pike is classified as an Wainwright (No. 162).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL5
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c283 Arthur's Pike and Loadpot Hill from Howtown

In no particular order . . .

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Photo: Matt Delemare (16)

Ullswater and Dunmallard Hill (Dunmallet) (the tree covered hump on the right) from the path up to Arthur's Pike via Barton Fell from Park Foot

Ullswater and Dunmallard Hill (Dunmallet) (the tree covered hump on the right) from the path up to Arthur's Pike via Barton Fell from Park Foot

Photo: David Baines (18)

Swarthbeck Gill from Ullswater

Swarthbeck Gill from Ullswater

Photo: Matt Delemare (14)

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Photo: Matt Delemare (15)

Arthur's Pike summit cairn

Arthur's Pike summit cairn

Photo: Matt Delemare (18)

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Photo: Matt Delemare (17)

The ridge path between Wether Hill and Loadpot Hill

The ridge path between Wether Hill and Loadpot Hill

Photo: David Baines (20)

Me beside Loadpot Hill summit cairn

Me beside Loadpot Hill summit cairn

Photo: David Baines (19)

*Ullswater from Bonscale Pike

*Ullswater from Bonscale Pike

Photo: Andy Malcolm (82)

Loadpot Hill Trig Point in thick weather!

Loadpot Hill Trig Point in thick weather!

Photo: Matt Delemare (20)


. . . load all 11 walk photos from Walk c283 Arthur's Pike and Loadpot Hill from Howtown


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