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 . . .

Christy Bridge, Martindale

Christy Bridge, Martindale

Photo: David Hayter (108)

Howtown, Ullswater and Bonscale Pike from near Geordie's Crag

Howtown, Ullswater and Bonscale Pike from near Geordie's Crag

Photo: Matt Delemare (11)

My daughter taking in the wise words of Wainwright on Angletarn Pikes

My daughter taking in the wise words of Wainwright on Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Kirstin Foster (1)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (38)

Angletarn Pikes summit

Angletarn Pikes summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (20)

The Nab from Christy Bridge

The Nab from Christy Bridge

Photo: Carey Hammond (1)

Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (125)

Me and Darryl Brooks at Hallin Fell summit with Ullswater beyond

Me and Darryl Brooks at Hallin Fell summit with Ullswater beyond

Photo: Nanci Moll (4)

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)

Rainbow over Ullswater from the summit of Place Fell

Rainbow over Ullswater from the summit of Place Fell

Photo: David Braim (1)


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