Walk c317 Cross Fell from Kirkland

The Pennine Way's highest point


Route outline for walk c317:

- Kirkland  -   Kirkland Beck  -   Cocklick Scar  -   Plylier's Gap  -   High Cap  -   Ironwell Band  -   The Pennine Way  -   Cross Fell  -   Crowdundle Head  -   Tees Head  -   Sturba Nook  -   Wildboar Scar  -   Grumply Hill  -   Littledale Beck  -   Cringle Moor  -   Blencarn  -   Blencarn Lake  -   Blencarn Beck  -   Kirk Hill  -   Kirkland.




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

The highest point of this walk is Cross Fell at 893m (2931ft). Cross Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (10th highest in England, 27th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Cross Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (12th in England, 30th in England & Wales). Cross Fell is classified as a Marilyn (5th highest in England, 246th highest in the UK).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL31
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 91
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c317 Cross Fell from Kirkland

In no particular order . . .

Cross Fell summit

Cross Fell summit

Photo: Ryan Pearson (2)

The Radar Station on Great Dun Fell from the Pennine Way on Cross Fell

The Radar Station on Great Dun Fell from the Pennine Way on Cross Fell

Photo: Martin Robinson (2)

Crummock Water and Skiddaw from High Seat (Ashness Fell)

Crummock Water and Skiddaw from High Seat (Ashness Fell)

Photo: Martin Robinson (1)

Kirkland Church

Kirkland Church

Photo: Henry Simmons (1)

Stoop Band Bothy on the lower slopes of Cross Fell

Stoop Band Bothy on the lower slopes of Cross Fell

Photo: Henry Simmons (2)

View from High Cap on the way up Cross Fell

View from High Cap on the way up Cross Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (92)

Cross Fell summit trig point

Cross Fell summit trig point

Photo: Henry Simmons (5)

On Cross Fell

On Cross Fell

Photo: Gerry Smith (1)

Great Dun Fell from Little Dun Fell

Great Dun Fell from Little Dun Fell

Photo: Henry Simmons (7)

Cross Fell summit

Cross Fell summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (93)


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