Walk c330 Yarlside, Randygill Top, The Calf and Calders from The Cross Keys

The fabulous Howgills


Route outline for walk c330:

- The Cross Keys  -   River Rawthey  -   Ben End  -   Yarlside  -   Kensgriff  -   Randygill Top  -   Bowderdale Beck  -   The Calf  -   Bram Rigg Top  -   Calders  -   Cautley Crag  -   Croonthard Brow  -   Cautley Holme Beck  -   River Rawthey  -   The Cross Keys.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is The Calf at 676m (2218ft). The Calf is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (117th highest in England, 199th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). The Calf is also known as an English Nuttall (156th in England, 264th in England & Wales). The Calf is classified as a Marilyn (37th highest in England, 635th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Calders, 674m (2212ft). Calders is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (122nd highest in England, 207th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Calders is also known as an English Nuttall (163rd in England, 275th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Bram Rigg Top, 672m (2205ft). Bram Rigg Top was demoted from a 'Nuttall' to 'Unclassified' in November 2016.

Along the way you will also bag Yarlside, 639m (2097ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (152nd Eng, 261st Eng & Wal), an English Nuttall (204th Eng, 353rd Eng & Wal); Randygill Top 620m (2034ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (167th Eng, 293rd Eng & Wal) and an English Nuttall (236th Eng, 409th Eng & Wal) and Kensgriff 574m (1883ft) - an English Dewey (36th in Eng, 80th 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 OL19
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c330 Yarlside, Randygill Top, The Calf and Calders from The Cross Keys

In no particular order . . .

Kensgriff summit

Kensgriff summit

Photo: Jez England (3)

West Fell, Hooksey, Randygill Top, Kensgriff and Wandale Hill from Yarlside

West Fell, Hooksey, Randygill Top, Kensgriff and Wandale Hill from Yarlside

Photo: Graham Fleet (3)

Wild Boar Fell (centre right with some snow on it) from Yarlside

Wild Boar Fell (centre right with some snow on it) from Yarlside

Photo: Christine Shepherd (139)

Kensgriff summit cairn

Kensgriff summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (222)

Kensgriff from Yarlside

Kensgriff from Yarlside

Photo: Jez England (2)

Potts Valley from Crosby Garrett Fell

Potts Valley from Crosby Garrett Fell

Photo: Mike Knipe (100)

The cairn on the summit of Calders

The cairn on the summit of Calders

Photo: Christine Shepherd (685)

On the summit of Calders

On the summit of Calders

Photo: David Chesworth (3)

Descending towards Bowderdale Beck from Randygill Top

Descending towards Bowderdale Beck from Randygill Top

Photo: Christine Shepherd (220)

An Andy Goldworthy 'Sheep Pen' in the valley below from the path between Little Dummacks and The Calf

An Andy Goldworthy 'Sheep Pen' in the valley below from the path between Little Dummacks and The Calf

Photo: Christine Shepherd (126)


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