Walk c321 Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell from Millbeck, nr Keswick

Peak Baggers route


Route outline for walk c321:

- Keswick  -   Millbeck  -   The Allerdale Ramble  -   Doups  -   White Stones  -   Carl Side  -   Longside Edge  -   Long Side  -   Skiddaw  -   Little Man (Skiddaw)  -   Jenkin Hill  -   Lonscale Fell  -   Lonscale Crags  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Applethwaite  -   The Allerdale Ramble  -   Millbeck  -   Nr Keswick.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
5
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
5
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Skiddaw at 931m (3056ft). Skiddaw is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (6th highest in England, 17th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 4). Skiddaw is also known as an English Nuttall (7th in England, 19th in England & Wales). Skiddaw is classified as a Marilyn (3rd highest in England, 188th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Little Man (Skiddaw), 865m (2839ft). Little Man (Skiddaw) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (17th highest in England, 39th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 15). Little Man (Skiddaw) is also known as an English Nuttall (21st in England, 46th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Carl Side, 746m (2448ft). Carl Side is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (71st highest in England, 126th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 64). Carl Side is also known as an English Nuttall (87th in England, 152nd in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Long Side, 734m (2409ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (79th Eng, 137th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 71) and an English Nuttall (98th Eng, 168th Eng & Wal) and Lonscale Fell 715m (2347ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (89th Eng, 153rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 80) and an English Nuttall (113th Eng, 192nd Eng & Wal).


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 OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c321 Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell from Millbeck, nr Keswick

In no particular order . . .

Frozen Fence on a snow covered Skiddaw

Frozen Fence on a snow covered Skiddaw

Photo: John Holt (16)

Dawn across The Bassenthwaite Valley and The Derwent Fells from near Millbeck

Dawn across The Bassenthwaite Valley and The Derwent Fells from near Millbeck

Photo: John Holt (12)

Longside Edge, Long Side and Ullock Pike summit with Bassenthwaite Lake beyond from Carl Side

Longside Edge, Long Side and Ullock Pike summit with Bassenthwaite Lake beyond from Carl Side

Photo: Bob Nijssen (2)

Little Man (Skiddaw) and Skiddaw from Jenkin Hill

Little Man (Skiddaw) and Skiddaw from Jenkin Hill

Photo: William Ringwood (9)

The Skiddaw Ridge

The Skiddaw Ridge

Photo: Jayne Morriss (2)

Skiddaw summit

Skiddaw summit

Photo: William Ringwood (12)

Skiddaw from Little Man (Skiddaw)

Skiddaw from Little Man (Skiddaw)

Photo: William Ringwood (10)

Burnt Horse from Lonscale Fell

Burnt Horse from Lonscale Fell

Photo: Colin Jenkins (12)

Myself, two of my sons, Matt and Richard, and my friend Gary between Skiddaw and Skiddaw Little Man on a bitter cold winters day!

Myself, two of my sons, Matt and Richard, and my friend Gary between Skiddaw and Skiddaw Little Man on a bitter cold winters day!

Photo: Frank Nuttall (1)

Longside Edge and Ullock Pike from Carl Side Tarn

Longside Edge and Ullock Pike from Carl Side Tarn

Photo: Colin Jenkins (7)


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