Walk c332 The Hagg Gill Round from Troutbeck

Superb ridge walk with wonderful views


Route outline for walk c332:

- Troutbeck Bridge  -   Garburn Road  -   Backstone Barrow  -   Sour Howes  -   Sallows  -   Garburn Pass  -   Yoke  -   Ill Bell  -   Froswick  -   Wanfer Crag  -   Hagg Gill  -   Trout Beck  -   Troutbeck Tongue  -   Lowther Brow  -   Long Green Head  -   Limefitt Campsite  -   Troutbeck  -   Troutbeck Bridge.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
6
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Ill Bell at 757m (2484ft). Ill Bell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (66th highest in England, 115th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 60). Ill Bell is also known as an English Nuttall (80th in England, 138th in England & Wales).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Froswick, 720m (2363ft). Froswick is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (86th highest in England, 149th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 77). Froswick is also known as an English Nuttall (108th in England, 184th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Yoke, 706m (2317ft). Yoke is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (100th highest in England, 167th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 85). Yoke is also known as an English Nuttall (125th in England, 209th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Sallows, 516m (1694ft) - a Wainwright (No. 166), and an English Dewey (148th in Eng, 336th Eng & Wal); Sour Howes 483m (1585ft) - a Wainwright (No. 179) and Troutbeck Tongue 364m (1195ft) - a Wainwright (No. 207).


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 OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c332 The Hagg Gill Round from Troutbeck

In no particular order . . .

Little Langdale Tarn and Wetherlam

Little Langdale Tarn and Wetherlam

Photo: David Hayter (355)

West from Mardale Ill Bell

West from Mardale Ill Bell

Photo: David Mulvey (7)

A Brocken Spectre (almost) with Red Screes beyond from the lower slopes of Yoke

A Brocken Spectre (almost) with Red Screes beyond from the lower slopes of Yoke

Photo: Paul Johnson (11)

Looking down to Nabs Moor from Howes

Looking down to Nabs Moor from Howes

Photo: David Elliott (52)

Trout Beck Falls

Trout Beck Falls

Photo: David Hayter (347)

Nabs Moor summit

Nabs Moor summit

Photo: David Elliott (55)

Windermere from Yoke

Windermere from Yoke

Photo: William Ringwood (32)

Mardale Ill Bell (left) Nan Bield Pass and Harter Fell (Mardale)(right) with Kentmere Reservoir below from the summit of Yoke

Mardale Ill Bell (left) Nan Bield Pass and Harter Fell (Mardale)(right) with Kentmere Reservoir below from the summit of Yoke

Photo: Neil Milling (15)

On the summit of Yoke

On the summit of Yoke

Photo: Christine Shepherd (458)

Yoke, Ill Bell and Froswick seen from the path to Harter Fell

Yoke, Ill Bell and Froswick seen from the path to Harter Fell

Photo: Ivor Bennett (7)


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