Walk c314 Whernside from Dent

The highest point in the Yorkshire Dales


Route outline for walk c314:

Dent  -  Flinter Gill  -  Green Lane  -  High Pike  -  Whernside  -  Wernside Tarns  -  Craven Way  -  Mill Bridge (Deepdale Beck)  -  The Dales Way  -  Deepdale Beck  -  River Dee  -  Dent.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Whernside at 736m (2415ft). Whernside is the highest point in The Yorkshire Dales National Park and the highest point in the county of North Yorkshire.

Whernside is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (78th highest in England, 133rd highest in England & Wales). Whernside is also known as an English Nuttall (95th highest in England, 162nd highest in England & Wales). Whernside is also classified as an English Marilyn (25th highest in England, 513th highest in the UK).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL2
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 98
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c314 Whernside from Dent

In no particular order . . .

Whins Brow summit trig point

Whins Brow summit trig point

Photo: Syd Barnes (2)

Loch Leven and Glenco from near the summit of Bidean Nam Bian

Loch Leven and Glenco from near the summit of Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Ronnie Smith (3)

Red Screes from Middle Dodd

Red Screes from Middle Dodd

Photo: Chris Pearson (9)

Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) and The Vale of Edale from the summit of Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout)

Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) and The Vale of Edale from the summit of Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Ian Windle (47)

Water Wheel nr Rowarth

Water Wheel nr Rowarth

Photo: Alison Hunter (4)

A train crossing Dutton Viaduct over The Weaver Navigation

A train crossing Dutton Viaduct over The Weaver Navigation

Photo: Jimmy Wakefield (10)

Bamford Edge, Bamford Moor with Stanage Edge (Stanage Edge) in the distance

Bamford Edge, Bamford Moor with Stanage Edge (Stanage Edge) in the distance

Photo: Max Magnusson (8)

Arnside Knott summit trig point

Arnside Knott summit trig point

Photo: Darren Proctor (4)

Practising my crampon and ice-axe technique in the snow on Whernside

Practising my crampon and ice-axe technique in the snow on Whernside

Photo: Mike Knipe (220)

The welcoming party on the summit of Killhope Law

The welcoming party on the summit of Killhope Law

Photo: Christine Shepherd (611)


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