Walk c324 Starling Dodd and Great Borne from Buttermere

Fantastic views on less visited fells


Route outline for walk c324:

Buttermere  -  Sourmilk Gill  -  Bleaberry Tarn  -  Dodd (Buttermere)  -  The Saddle  -  Red Pike (Buttermere)  -  Ling Comb  -  Little Dodd (Ennerdale)  -  Starling Dodd  -  Great Borne  -  Floutern Tarn  -  Black Beck (Mosedale)  -  Blea Crag  -  Scale Force  -  Scale Beck (Crummock Water)  -  Crummock Water  -  Buttermere Dubs  -  Buttermere.



Little Dodd (Ennerdale) means

The summit of Little Dodd (Ennerdale) is marked by marked by a cairn and a tangle of old fence posts.


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Red Pike (Buttermere) at 755m (2478ft). Red Pike (Buttermere) is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (67th highest in England, 116th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 62). Red Pike (Buttermere) is also known as a English Nuttall (83rd highest in England, 142nd highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Dodd (Buttermere) at 641m (2104ft). Dodd (Buttermere) is also known as an English Nuttall (201st highest in England, 349th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Starling Dodd at 633m (2078ft). Starling Dodd is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (157th highest in England, 269th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 122). Starling Dodd is also known as a English Nuttall (214th highest in England, 368th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Great Borne at 616m (2021ft). Great Borne is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (171st highest in England, 299th highest in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 127) and a English Nuttall (243rd highest in England, 421st highest in England & Wales); Little Dodd (Ennerdale) at 590m (1936ft). Little Dodd (Ennerdale) is known as a Bridget.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c324 Starling Dodd and Great Borne from Buttermere

In no particular order . . .

Llyn Gafr from Cadair Idris (Penygadair)

Llyn Gafr from Cadair Idris (Penygadair)

Photo: Gerald Murphy (76)

St Mary's Church, Wooler

St Mary's Church, Wooler

Photo: Ian Leighton (123)

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

Photo: Martin Poole (5)

Mellbreak taken in the evening sunlight from the Kirkstile Inn in Loweswater Village

Mellbreak taken in the evening sunlight from the Kirkstile Inn in Loweswater Village

Photo: Chris Brankin (41)

On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Dave Slack (1)

St Raven's Edge

St Raven's Edge

Photo: Christine Shepherd (621)

Great Dun Fell and Little Dun Fell from Crossgill Pants

Great Dun Fell and Little Dun Fell from Crossgill Pants

Photo: Mark Davidson (13)

Boundary Stone on Burnhope Seat

Boundary Stone on Burnhope Seat

Photo: Mark Kissipie (99)

Ladybower Reservoir

Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Renata Edge (1)

Red Pike (Buttermere) (left) and Dodd (Buttermere) right from Old Burtness below Bleaberry Tarn

Red Pike (Buttermere) (left) and Dodd (Buttermere) right from Old Burtness below Bleaberry Tarn

Photo: Clare Howard (11)


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