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 . . .

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

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

Photo: Matt Delemare (13)

Brothers Water from Angletarn Pikes

Brothers Water from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Stephen Collins (19)

Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Photo: David Hare (3)

Boredale from nr High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Boredale from nr High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (24)

Brock Crags from Angle Tarn

Brock Crags from Angle Tarn

Photo: Robert Hall (11)

The Nab (Martindale) from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

The Nab (Martindale) from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (17)

Martindale

Martindale

Photo: David Hayter (104)

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)

Peter on Angletarn Pikes

Peter on Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Peter Lloyd (4)

On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Carol Johnson (2)

On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Brian Tyler (2)

Near Angletarn Pikes with Ullswater and Place Fell in the background

Near Angletarn Pikes with Ullswater and Place Fell in the background

Photo: Liz Mitchell (1)

Angletarn Pikes summit

Angletarn Pikes summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (20)

Great Mell Fell and Little Mell Fell from Hallin Fell

Great Mell Fell and Little Mell Fell from Hallin Fell

Photo: Chris Brankin (14)

Place Fell summit with Ullswater in the distance

Place Fell summit with Ullswater in the distance

Photo: Stephen Collins (23)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (38)

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)

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)

Hallin Crag and Ullswater from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Hallin Crag and Ullswater from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (16)

Approaching Hallinhag Wood

Approaching Hallinhag Wood

Photo: Alex Malcolm (27)

Temperature Inversion in Patterdale viewed from Place Fell

Temperature Inversion in Patterdale viewed from Place Fell

Photo: Steve Sandell (1)

Angle Tarn (Martindale) from Angletarn Pikes

Angle Tarn (Martindale) from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: David Hayter (109)

Patterdale and Ullswater from Boredale Hause

Patterdale and Ullswater from Boredale Hause

Photo: Stephen Collins (22)

Martindale Church near Christy Bridge

Martindale Church near Christy Bridge

Photo: Robert Hall (6)

The Nab (centre) and Beda Head (Beda Fell) (right) from Christy Bridge

The Nab (centre) and Beda Head (Beda Fell) (right) from Christy Bridge

Photo: Robert Hall (7)

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)

Martindale from the lower slopes of Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Martindale from the lower slopes of Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (15)

Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (125)

Ullswater from Hallin Fell

Ullswater from Hallin Fell

Photo: Ian Mansell (7)

Ullswater from summit of Hallin Fell

Ullswater from summit of Hallin Fell

Photo: Tim Clapham (1)

Hallin Fell and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Hallin Fell and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (25)

Place Fell summit

Place Fell summit

Photo: David Hayter (127)

Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Peter Lloyd (2)

On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (474)

Martindale from Nickles, just north of Beda Head

Martindale from Nickles, just north of Beda Head

Photo: David Hayter (106)

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)

Ali and James after the scramble up Angletarn Pikes

Ali and James after the scramble up Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Peter Lloyd (3)

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) from Place Fell

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (128)

Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (1)

Brothers Water and High Hartsop Dodd from Place Fell

Brothers Water and High Hartsop Dodd from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (126)

St Peter's Church, Howtown

St Peter's Church, Howtown

Photo: Stephen Collins (14)

Jenny Smith on the descent from Place Fell to Sandwick with Ullswater in the background

Jenny Smith on the descent from Place Fell to Sandwick with Ullswater in the background

Photo: David Braim (2)

Janet and Dave on Hallin Fell with Martindale in the background

Janet and Dave on Hallin Fell with Martindale in the background

Photo: Janet Moll (1)

Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Photo: Robert Hall (10)

Waternook, Howtown and Ullswater from near Geordie's Crag

Waternook, Howtown and Ullswater from near Geordie's Crag

Photo: Matt Delemare (12)

Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Stephen Collins (18)

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

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

Photo: Matt Delemare (11)

Beda Head from Christy Bridge

Beda Head from Christy Bridge

Photo: David Hayter (105)

Ullswater from Hallin Fell summit

Ullswater from Hallin Fell summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (27)

Brothers Water from Boredale Hause

Brothers Water from Boredale Hause

Photo: Chris Haselden (7)

Rainbow over Ullswater from the summit of Place Fell

Rainbow over Ullswater from the summit of Place Fell

Photo: David Braim (1)

Brothers Water and Patterdale from Boredale Hause

Brothers Water and Patterdale from Boredale Hause

Photo: Stephen Collins (21)

Sandwick and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Sandwick and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (26)

Glenridding from Place Fell

Glenridding from Place Fell

Photo: Carol Johnson (1)

Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: David Hayter (110)

A frozen Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

A frozen Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Christine Shepherd (3)

The Nab from Christy Bridge

The Nab from Christy Bridge

Photo: Carey Hammond (1)

Rescue Helicopter with Place Fell from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Rescue Helicopter with Place Fell from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: David Hayter (107)

On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Liz Halpin (3)

Brothers Water from the summit of Angletarn Pikes

Brothers Water from the summit of Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Christine Shepherd (2)

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) summit

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (617)

Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Julie Graham (1)

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Hallin Fell summit

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Hallin Fell summit

Photo: Chris Brankin (13)

Christy Bridge, Martindale

Christy Bridge, Martindale

Photo: David Hayter (108)

Hallin Fell from a viewpoint on the descent from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Hallin Fell from a viewpoint on the descent from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (618)

Ullswater, Glenridding and the Helvellyn Ridge from Place Fell

Ullswater, Glenridding and the Helvellyn Ridge from Place Fell

Photo: Robbie Breadner (2)

Angle Tarn (Martindale) frozen in the snow

Angle Tarn (Martindale) frozen in the snow

Photo: David Hare (2)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown


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