Walk c323 Wild Boar Fell and Swarth Fell from Needle House Farm

Fine views of the Mallerstang Valley


Route outline for walk c323:

Needle House Farm  -  Flint Howe  -  Sand Tarn  -  Sandtarn Riggs  -  Wild Boar Fell  -  Yoadcomb Scar  -  High White Scar  -  The Band (Wild Boar Fell)  -  Aisgill Head  -  Standard Brow  -  Swarth Fell  -  Swarth Fell Pike  -  Holmes Moss Hill  -  Rawthey Gil Foot  -  Holme Moss  -  Whin Stone Gill  -  Blea Gill  -  Uldale House  -  Nettlehouse Gill  -  Needle House Farm.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
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 Wild Boar Fell at 708m (2323ft). Wild Boar Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (99th highest in England, 165th highest in England & Wales). Wild Boar Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (122nd highest in England, 206th highest in England & Wales). Wild Boar Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (29th highest in England, 573rd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Swarth Fell at 681m (2235ft). Swarth Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (114th highest in England, 193rd highest in England & Wales). Swarth Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (152nd highest in England, 253rd highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL19
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c323 Wild Boar Fell and Swarth Fell from Needle House Farm

In no particular order . . .

Nine Standards Rigg and upper Mallerstang Common from<br>Wild Boar Fell in the snow

Nine Standards Rigg and upper Mallerstang Common from
Wild Boar Fell in the snow

Photo: Robert Nicholls (4)

The Howgill Fells from Wild Boar Fell in the snow

The Howgill Fells from Wild Boar Fell in the snow

Photo: Robert Nicholls (6)

Pike of Stickle from the Band

Pike of Stickle from the Band

Photo: David Hayter (42)

The Howgills from Wild Boar Fell in the snow

The Howgills from Wild Boar Fell in the snow

Photo: Robert Nicholls (7)

Little Fell (Lunds Fell) (Mallerstang) and Mallerstang Common from the lower slopes of Wild Boar Fell in the snow

Little Fell (Lunds Fell) (Mallerstang) and Mallerstang Common from the lower slopes of Wild Boar Fell in the snow

Photo: Robert Nicholls (1)

Great Langdale from the Band

Great Langdale from the Band

Photo: David Hayter (46)

The Mallerstang Valley from The Nab, Wild Boar Fell

The Mallerstang Valley from The Nab, Wild Boar Fell

Photo: Mark Kissipie (2)

Little Fell (Lunds Fell) (Mallerstang) from a snowy Wild Boar Fell

Little Fell (Lunds Fell) (Mallerstang) from a snowy Wild Boar Fell

Photo: Mark Kissipie (1)

The Howgills from Swarth Fell in the snow

The Howgills from Swarth Fell in the snow

Photo: Robert Nicholls (9)

The Howgills (left) and Wild Boar Fell (right) from Swarth Fell in the snow

The Howgills (left) and Wild Boar Fell (right) from Swarth Fell in the snow

Photo: Robert Nicholls (8)


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