Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown

Superb views of Ullswater


Route outline for walk c304:

- St Peter's Church  -   Howtown  -   Howegrain Beck  -   Christy Bridge  -   Beda Head (Beda Fell)  -   Martindale Common  -   Angletarn Pikes  -   Angle Tarn (Martindale)  -   Boredale Hause  -   Steel Edge  -   Place Fell  -   High Dodd (Sleet Fell)  -   Sandwick  -   Hallinhag Wood  -   Geordies Crag  -   Hallin Fell  -   Howtown.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
4
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
3
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Place Fell at 657m (2156ft). Place Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (137th highest in England, 239th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 108). Place Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (185th highest in England, 319th highest in England & Wales). Place Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (44th highest in England, 680th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Angletarn Pikes at 567m (1861ft). Angletarn Pikes is classified as an Wainwright (No. 143). Angletarn Pikes is also known as an English Dewey (45th highest in England, 99th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Beda Head (Beda Fell) at 509m (1671ft). Beda Head (Beda Fell) is classified as an Wainwright (No. 170). Beda Head (Beda Fell) is also known as an English Dewey (161st highest in England, 369th in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag High Dodd (Sleet Fell) at 501m (1644ft). High Dodd (Sleet Fell) is classified as an English Dewey (177th highest in England, 414th highest in England & Wales); Hallin Fell at 388m (1273ft).

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 c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown

In no particular order . . .

Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Photo: David Hare (3)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (38)

Sandwick and Ullswater from the lower slopes of High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Sandwick and Ullswater from the lower slopes of High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: David Hayter (129)

Ullswater featuring Patterdale & Glenridding (left), Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) (centre left), Great Mell Fell (centre), Little Mell Fell (centre right) and Pooley Bridge (right) from Hallin Fell summit

Ullswater featuring Patterdale & Glenridding (left), Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) (centre left), Great Mell Fell (centre), Little Mell Fell (centre right) and Pooley Bridge (right) from Hallin Fell summit

Photo: Chris Brankin (12)

Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (1)

Sandwick and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Sandwick and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (26)

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Hallin Fell summit

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Hallin Fell summit

Photo: Chris Brankin (13)

Martindale Church near Christy Bridge

Martindale Church near Christy Bridge

Photo: Robert Hall (6)

Me on top of Place Fell with Ullswater in the background

Me on top of Place Fell with Ullswater in the background

Photo: Ray Bessant (1)

Brothers Water from Boredale Hause

Brothers Water from Boredale Hause

Photo: Chris Haselden (7)


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