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 a English Mountain (Hewitt) (137th highest in England, 238th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 108). Place Fell is also known as a English Nuttall (185th highest in England, 318th highest in England & Wales). Place Fell is also classified as a English Marilyn (44th highest in England, 683rd 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 a Wainwright (No. 143). Angletarn Pikes is also known as a 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 a Wainwright (No. 170). Beda Head (Beda Fell) is also known as a English Dewey (162nd highest in England, 371st 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 (178th highest in England, 416th 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 . . .

Setmurthy Common (Watch Hill) summit

Setmurthy Common (Watch Hill) summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (587)

Murton Fell summit cairn

Murton Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (103)

Thornwick Bay, Flamborough Head

Thornwick Bay, Flamborough Head

Photo: Roy Blunt (9)

Brock Crags from Angle Tarn

Brock Crags from Angle Tarn

Photo: Robert Hall (11)

Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) with Mam Tor and Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) beyond during a winter temperature inversion

Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) with Mam Tor and Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) beyond during a winter temperature inversion

Photo: Anthony Waldron (7)

Wild flowers in Arundel Park

Wild flowers in Arundel Park

Photo: Robert Salisbury (6)

*Great Knott, Crinkle Crags (South Top), Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Gunson Knott and Bow Fell (Bowfell) from Red Tarn (Langdale)

*Great Knott, Crinkle Crags (South Top), Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Gunson Knott and Bow Fell (Bowfell) from Red Tarn (Langdale)

Photo: Wayne Hill (3)

Shooting lodge below Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Shooting lodge below Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Photo: David Hayter (207)

Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Stephen Collins (18)

Approacing Helm Crag summit

Approacing Helm Crag summit

Photo: Tim Hope (69)


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