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 (99th highest in England, 229th in England & Wales)Great Mell Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (67th highest in England, 900th 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 (173rd highest in England, 398th in England & Wales)Little Mell Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (77th highest in England, 979th 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 . . .

Clough Head and the Dodds from Little Mell Fell

Clough Head and the Dodds from Little Mell Fell

Photo: David Hayter (204)

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)

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Great Mell Fell

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Great Mell Fell

Photo: David Hayter (213)

My little boy Marc on Gowbarrow Fell

My little boy Marc on Gowbarrow Fell

Photo: Jamie Magee (12)

Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) and Sharp Edge from Little Mell Fell

Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) and Sharp Edge from Little Mell Fell

Photo: Brian Tyler (1)

Shooting lodge below Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Shooting lodge below Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Photo: David Hayter (207)

Watermillock Church from below Priest' s Crag

Watermillock Church from below Priest' s Crag

Photo: David Hayter (206)

Great Mell Fell from Little Mell Fell

Great Mell Fell from Little Mell Fell

Photo: Stephen Dawson (36)

Little Mell Fell from Great Mell Fell

Little Mell Fell from Great Mell Fell

Photo: Stephen Dawson (37)

On Little Mell Fell summit

On Little Mell Fell summit

Photo: David Baines (3)


. . . load all 41 walk photos from Walk c309 Great Mell Fell, Little Mell Fell and Gowbarrow Fell


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