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




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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, 238th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 108). Place Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (184th highest in England, 319th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (44th highest in England, 684th highest in the UK). The summit of Place Fell is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

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 (162nd highest in England, 371st in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag:


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown

In no particular order . . .

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Howtown, Ullswater and Bonscale Pike from near Geordie's Crag

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

Photo: Matt Delemare (11)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - The Nab from Christy Bridge

The Nab from Christy Bridge

Photo: Carey Hammond (1)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Hallin Fell and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Hallin Fell and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (25)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Ullswater, Glenridding and the Helvellyn Ridge from Place Fell

Ullswater, Glenridding and the Helvellyn Ridge from Place Fell

Photo: Robbie Breadner (2)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Brothers Water and Patterdale from Boredale Hause

Brothers Water and Patterdale from Boredale Hause

Photo: Stephen Collins (21)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (125)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Ullswater from Hallin Fell

Ullswater from Hallin Fell

Photo: Ian Mansell (7)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Brothers Water from Boredale Hause

Brothers Water from Boredale Hause

Photo: Chris Haselden (7)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Brothers Water from Angletarn Pikes

Brothers Water from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Stephen Collins (19)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Boredale from nr High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Boredale from nr High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (24)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Martindale

Martindale

Photo: David Hayter (104)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Photo: David Hare (3)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Rainbow over Ullswater from the summit of Place Fell

Rainbow over Ullswater from the summit of Place Fell

Photo: David Braim (1)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - The Nab (Martindale) from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

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

Photo: Stephen Collins (17)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Place Fell summit

Place Fell summit

Photo: David Hayter (127)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Brothers Water from the summit of Angletarn Pikes

Brothers Water from the summit of Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Christine Shepherd (2)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Hallin Crag and Ullswater from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Hallin Crag and Ullswater from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (16)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Patterdale and Ullswater from Boredale Hause

Patterdale and Ullswater from Boredale Hause

Photo: Stephen Collins (22)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Angle Tarn (Martindale) frozen in the snow

Angle Tarn (Martindale) frozen in the snow

Photo: David Hare (2)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Rescue Helicopter with Place Fell from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

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

Photo: David Hayter (107)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Photo: Robert Hall (10)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - A frozen Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

A frozen Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Christine Shepherd (3)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Brock Crags from Angle Tarn

Brock Crags from Angle Tarn

Photo: Robert Hall (11)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Stephen Collins (18)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Martindale from the lower slopes of Beda Head (Beda Fell)

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

Photo: Stephen Collins (15)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Peter Lloyd (2)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Hallin Fell summit

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Hallin Fell summit

Photo: Chris Brankin (13)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Great Mell Fell and Little Mell Fell from Hallin Fell

Great Mell Fell and Little Mell Fell from Hallin Fell

Photo: Chris Brankin (14)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Approaching Hallinhag Wood

Approaching Hallinhag Wood

Photo: Alex Malcolm (27)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - High Dodd (Sleet Fell) summit

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (617)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (38)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Waternook, Howtown and Ullswater from near Geordie's Crag

Waternook, Howtown and Ullswater from near Geordie's Crag

Photo: Matt Delemare (12)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Martindale from Nickles, just north of Beda Head

Martindale from Nickles, just north of Beda Head

Photo: David Hayter (106)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Carol Johnson (2)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - High Dodd (Sleet Fell) from Place Fell

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (128)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Glenridding from Place Fell

Glenridding from Place Fell

Photo: Carol Johnson (1)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Ullswater from Hallin Fell summit

Ullswater from Hallin Fell summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (27)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Martindale Church near Christy Bridge

Martindale Church near Christy Bridge

Photo: Robert Hall (6)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Temperature Inversion in Patterdale viewed from Place Fell

Temperature Inversion in Patterdale viewed from Place Fell

Photo: Steve Sandell (1)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Angle Tarn (Martindale) from Angletarn Pikes

Angle Tarn (Martindale) from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: David Hayter (109)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Christy Bridge, Martindale

Christy Bridge, Martindale

Photo: David Hayter (108)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Beda Head (Beda Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (1)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Liz Halpin (3)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Angletarn Pikes summit

Angletarn Pikes summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (20)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Place Fell summit with Ullswater in the distance

Place Fell summit with Ullswater in the distance

Photo: Stephen Collins (23)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Sandwick and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Sandwick and Ullswater from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (26)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Peter on Angletarn Pikes

Peter on Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Peter Lloyd (4)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Ali and James after the scramble up Angletarn Pikes

Ali and James after the scramble up Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Peter Lloyd (3)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: David Hayter (110)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Julie Graham (1)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (474)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - St Peter's Church, Howtown

St Peter's Church, Howtown

Photo: Stephen Collins (14)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - On Place Fell

On Place Fell

Photo: Brian Tyler (2)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Brothers Water and High Hartsop Dodd from Place Fell

Brothers Water and High Hartsop Dodd from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (126)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Ullswater from summit of Hallin Fell

Ullswater from summit of Hallin Fell

Photo: Tim Clapham (1)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - 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)

Walk c304 Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown - Beda Head from Christy Bridge

Beda Head from Christy Bridge

Photo: David Hayter (105)


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