Walk c309 Great Mell Fell, Little Mell Fell and Gowbarrow Fell

Three remote Wainwrights in a single walk


Route outline for walk c309:

Brownrigg Farm  -  Great Mell Fell  -  Greenrow Great Barn  -  Lowthwaite  -  Little Mell Fell  -  The Hause  -  Underwood  -  Cove Park Campsite  -  Watermillock  -  Priest's Crag  -  Great Meldrum  -  Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)  -  Norman Crag  -  Ulcat Row  -  Matterdale End  -  Brownrigg Farm.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
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 Great Mell Fell at 537m (1762ft). Great Mell Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 154). Great Mell Fell is also known as an English Dewey (98th highest in England, 228th in England & Wales)Great Mell Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (67th highest in England, 898th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Little Mell Fell at 505m (1657ft). Little Mell Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 173). Little Mell Fell is also known as an English Dewey (172nd highest in England, 397th in England & Wales)Little Mell Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (77th highest in England, 978th highest in the UK).

You will also reach the summit of Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) at 481m (1579ft). Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) is classified as an Wainwright (No. 181).

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 c309 Great Mell Fell, Little Mell Fell and Gowbarrow Fell

In no particular order . . .

Watermillock Church from below Priest' s Crag

Watermillock Church from below Priest' s Crag

Photo: David Hayter (206)

Great Mell Fell Summit cairn with Sharp Edge (left) clearly visible beyond

Great Mell Fell Summit cairn with Sharp Edge (left) clearly visible beyond

Photo: David Hayter (214)

On Little Mell Fell summit

On Little Mell Fell summit

Photo: David Baines (3)

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Great Mell Fell

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Great Mell Fell

Photo: David Hayter (213)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Ullswater and Patterdale from the lower slopes of Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Ullswater and Patterdale from the lower slopes of Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Photo: Robert Hall (29)

Ullswater Steamer from Yew Crag (Gowbarrow Fell)

Ullswater Steamer from Yew Crag (Gowbarrow Fell)

Photo: Jamie Magee (8)

East from Collier Hagg (Gowbarrow Fell)

East from Collier Hagg (Gowbarrow Fell)

Photo: Jamie Magee (7)

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) summit

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) summit

Photo: Robert Hall (28)

Ullswater from Hind Crag (Gowbarrow Fell)

Ullswater from Hind Crag (Gowbarrow Fell)

Photo: Jamie Magee (11)


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