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

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 an English Dewey (62nd in England, 145th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Calf Crag, 537m (1762ft). Calf Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 155). Calf Crag is also known as an English Dewey (99th in England, 229th in England & Wales)

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

Along the way you will also bag Helm Crag, 396m (1300ft) - a Wainwright (No. 201).


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 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 . . .

Steel Fell from Calf Crag

Steel Fell from Calf Crag

Photo: David Hayter (74)

Steel Fell from Calf Crag

Steel Fell from Calf Crag

Photo: David Hayter (74)

Greenup Edge from Calf Crag

Greenup Edge from Calf Crag

Photo: David Hayter (73)

The Howitzer on Helm Crag

The Howitzer on Helm Crag

Photo: David Hayter (79)

Deer Bields from Gibson Knott

Deer Bields from Gibson Knott

Photo: Tim Hope (67)

Rydal Water and Loughrigg Fell from Low Pike (Scandale)

Rydal Water and Loughrigg Fell from Low Pike (Scandale)

Photo: David Baines (9)

Grasmere from the west shore

Grasmere from the west shore

Photo: Linda Royston (2)

The Far Easdale Valley with Helm Crag (left) and Loughrigg (centre distance) from Brownrigg Moss

The Far Easdale Valley with Helm Crag (left) and Loughrigg (centre distance) from Brownrigg Moss

Photo: Alan Wainwright (210)

Grasmere with Loughrigg beyond from the top of High Raven Crag

Grasmere with Loughrigg beyond from the top of High Raven Crag

Photo: Alan Wainwright (205)

Thirlmere from Steel Fell (Dead Pike)

Thirlmere from Steel Fell (Dead Pike)

Photo: Tim Hope (52)


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