Walk c293 Cross Fell and Great Dun Fell from Garrigill

Cross Fell is the highest point on the Pennine Way


Route outline for walk c293:

Garrigill  -  The Pennine Way  -  The South Tyne Trail  -  Low Crossgill  -  Ash Gill  -  Ashgill Force  -  Hole House Farm  -  Tynehead Farm  -  Tyne Head  -  River Tees  -  Dunfell Hush  -  Great Dun Fell  -  Little Dun Fell  -  Cross Fell  -  Skirwith Fell  -  Yad Stone  -  Greg's Hut (bothy)  -  Backstone Edge (Lambgreen Hills)  -  Long Man Hill  -  Black Band  -  Garrigill.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
5
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 Cross Fell at 893m (2931ft). Cross Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (10th highest in England, 27th highest in England & Wales). Cross Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (12th highest in England, 30th highest in England & Wales). Cross Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (5th highest in England, 248th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Great Dun Fell at 848m (2783ft). Great Dun Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (23rd highest in England, 49th highest in England & Wales). Great Dun Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (29th highest in England, 57th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Little Dun Fell at 842m (2763ft). Little Dun Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (25th highest in England, 51st highest in England & Wales). Little Dun Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (32nd highest in England, 60th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell) at 699m (2294ft). Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell) is known as an English Nuttall (135th highest in England, 222nd highest in England & Wales) ; Long Man Hill at 658m (2159ft). Long Man Hill is known as an English Nuttall (184th highest in England, 318th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL31
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 86 or 87 & 91
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c293 Cross Fell and Great Dun Fell from Garrigill

In no particular order . . .

The River South Tyne waterfalls near Hole House Farm

The River South Tyne waterfalls near Hole House Farm

Photo: Mark Davidson (3)

Cross Fell summit

Cross Fell summit

Photo: Ryan Pearson (2)

Little Dun Fell summit shelter

Little Dun Fell summit shelter

Photo: Christine Shepherd (96)

Small shelter on Long Man Hill with Great Dunn Fell, Little Dun Fell and Cross Fell in the background

Small shelter on Long Man Hill with Great Dunn Fell, Little Dun Fell and Cross Fell in the background

Photo: Christine Shepherd (567)

The view from Little Dun Fell

The view from Little Dun Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (95)

Long Man Hill summit cairn

Long Man Hill summit cairn

Photo: Mark Davidson (19)

Ashgill Force near Garrigill

Ashgill Force near Garrigill

Photo: Mike Knipe (77)

Waterfalls on Tyne Head near the source of The River Tyne

Waterfalls on Tyne Head near the source of The River Tyne

Photo: Christine Shepherd (561)

The Tyne Head Sculpture by Gilbert Ward marking the source of the South Tyne

The Tyne Head Sculpture by Gilbert Ward marking the source of the South Tyne

Photo: Mark Davidson (10)

Cairn on the summit of Long Man Hill

Cairn on the summit of Long Man Hill

Photo: Christine Shepherd (566)


. . . load all 29 walk photos from Walk c293 Cross Fell and Great Dun Fell from Garrigill


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