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

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 in England, 283rd in England & Wales).

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

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


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 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 . . .

*Beda Head (Beda Fell) with Place Fell beyond (left), Ullswater and Hallin Fell (right) from Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa)

*Beda Head (Beda Fell) with Place Fell beyond (left), Ullswater and Hallin Fell (right) from Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa)

Photo: Andy Malcolm (83)

*Ullswater from Bonscale Pike

*Ullswater from Bonscale Pike

Photo: Andy Malcolm (82)

The ridge path between Wether Hill and Loadpot Hill

The ridge path between Wether Hill and Loadpot Hill

Photo: David Baines (20)

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Photo: Matt Delemare (16)

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Ullswater from Whinney Crag near Arthur's Pike

Photo: Matt Delemare (17)

Laura & Tilly enjoying the view from summit of Barrow (Newlands)

Laura & Tilly enjoying the view from summit of Barrow (Newlands)

Photo: David Baines (21)

Wether Hill summit

Wether Hill summit

Photo: Matt Delemare (21)

Loadpot Hill Trig Point in thick weather!

Loadpot Hill Trig Point in thick weather!

Photo: Matt Delemare (20)

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)

Bonscale Pike with Bonscale Tower beyond

Bonscale Pike with Bonscale Tower beyond

Photo: Matt Delemare (19)


. . . load all 15 walk photos from Walk c283 Arthur's Pike and Loadpot Hill from Howtown


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