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, 246th 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 . . .

Little Dun Fell summit shelter

Little Dun Fell summit shelter

Photo: Christine Shepherd (96)

On Cross Fell

On Cross Fell

Photo: Gerry Smith (1)

Little Dun Fell and Great Dun Fell from Cross Fell

Little Dun Fell and Great Dun Fell from Cross Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (94)

The River South Tyne waterfalls near Hole House Farm

The River South Tyne waterfalls near Hole House Farm

Photo: Mark Davidson (3)

Round Hill (Tyne Head) from The South Tyne Trail near Hole House Farm

Round Hill (Tyne Head) from The South Tyne Trail near Hole House Farm

Photo: Mark Davidson (1)

The view from Little Dun Fell

The view from Little Dun Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (95)

Cuns Fell and Melmerby Fell from Cross Fell's snow clad western edge

Cuns Fell and Melmerby Fell from Cross Fell's snow clad western edge

Photo: Henry Simmons (4)

Bellbeaver Rigg (Tynehead Fell) from Tyne Head

Bellbeaver Rigg (Tynehead Fell) from Tyne Head

Photo: Mike Knipe (231)

Cross Fell summit trig point

Cross Fell summit trig point

Photo: Henry Simmons (5)

The Radar Station on Great Dun Fell from the Pennine Way on Cross Fell

The Radar Station on Great Dun Fell from the Pennine Way on Cross Fell

Photo: Martin Robinson (2)


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