Walk c294 Steel Fell from Grasmere

Fine views and (often) less busy


Route outline for walk c294:

Grasmere  -  Goody Bridge  -  Ghyll Foot Farm  -  Green Burn  -  Greenburn Bottom  -  Contra Breast  -  Dead Pike  -  Steel Fell (Dead Pike)  -  Brownrigg Moss  -  Calf Crag  -  Gibson Knott  -  Helm Crag  -  The Lion and The Lamb  -  The Howitzer  -  High Raven Crag  -  Grasmere.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
4
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
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 Steel Fell (Dead Pike) at 553m (1815ft). Steel Fell (Dead Pike) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 146). Steel Fell (Dead Pike) is also known as a English Dewey (63rd highest in England, 146th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Calf Crag at 537m (1762ft). Calf Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 155). Calf Crag is also known as a English Dewey (100th highest in England, 230th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Gibson Knott at 420m (1378ft). Gibson Knott is classified as a Wainwright (No. 197).

Along the way you will also bag Helm Crag at 396m (1300ft). Helm Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 201)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL5 & OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c294 Steel Fell from Grasmere

In no particular order . . .

Seat Sandal with Fairfield beyond from Grasmere

Seat Sandal with Fairfield beyond from Grasmere

Photo: David Connolly (1)

*Lakeland panorama featuring a snow-topped Helvellyn (centre left) and Fairfield (centre right) from above Grasmere

*Lakeland panorama featuring a snow-topped Helvellyn (centre left) and Fairfield (centre right) from above Grasmere

Photo: Simon Barnett (34)

*Grasmere from Helm Crag

*Grasmere from Helm Crag

Photo: Wayne Hill (64)

Grasmere and Easedale from Helm Crag

Grasmere and Easedale from Helm Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (70)

Grasmere, Silver How, Lang How, Blea Rigg, Easedale Tarn, The LAngdale Pikes, Codale Head, Gibson Knott and Calf Crag from Helm Crag summit cairn

Grasmere, Silver How, Lang How, Blea Rigg, Easedale Tarn, The LAngdale Pikes, Codale Head, Gibson Knott and Calf Crag from Helm Crag summit cairn

Photo: Tim Hope (73)

Seat Sandal towering above Grasmere

Seat Sandal towering above Grasmere

Photo: Edward Felstead (1)

Loughrigg Fell and Grasmere from Helm Crag

Loughrigg Fell and Grasmere from Helm Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (76)

Runaway Ramblers from Bury on top of Steel Fell (Dead Pike) in early May

Runaway Ramblers from Bury on top of Steel Fell (Dead Pike) in early May

Photo: David Morecroft (19)

Helvellyn (centre left) and Seat Sandal (right) above The Pass of Dunmail Raise from Helm Crag

Helvellyn (centre left) and Seat Sandal (right) above The Pass of Dunmail Raise from Helm Crag

Photo: Simon Barnett (52)

Steel Fell and Seat Sandal from Gibson Knott

Steel Fell and Seat Sandal from Gibson Knott

Photo: David Hayter (75)


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