Walk c339 Calf Top from Barbon

England's 'newest' mountain


Route outline for walk c339:

Hodge Bridge  -  Barbon  -  Thorn Moor  -  Eskholme Pike  -  Castle Knott  -  Calf Top  -  Barkin Top  -  Longbank Peat Moss  -  Long Bank  -  Fellside Farm  -  River Lune  -  Low Waterside Farm  -  Middleton Hall Bridge  -  Stockdale Beck  -  Applegarth  -  Borwens  -  Eller Beck  -  Barbon  -  Hodge Bridge.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
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 Calf Top at 610m (2000ft). Calf Top is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (180th highest in England, 317th highest in England & Wales). Calf Top is also known as an English Nuttall (256th highest in England, 445th highest in England & Wales). Calf Top is also classified as an English Marilyn (51751 highest in England, 751$ highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Castle Knott at 536m (1759ft). Castle Knott is also known as an English Dewey (103rd highest in England, 237th in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL2
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 97 or 98
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c339 Calf Top from Barbon

In no particular order . . .

Castle Knott summit cairn

Castle Knott summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (436)

The River Lune Valley from Castle Knott summit cairn

The River Lune Valley from Castle Knott summit cairn

Photo: Mark Kissipie (149)

Dentdale from Calf Top

Dentdale from Calf Top

Photo: Mark Kissipie (151)

The final climb to Calf Top summit

The final climb to Calf Top summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (435)

The River Lune Valley from Thorn Moor

The River Lune Valley from Thorn Moor

Photo: Mark Kissipie (147)

Calf Top from Castle Knott

Calf Top from Castle Knott

Photo: Mark Kissipie (150)

Castle Knott summit cairn

Castle Knott summit cairn

Photo: Mark Kissipie (148)

Calf Top summit trig point

Calf Top summit trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (433)

The Howgills from Calf Top summit

The Howgills from Calf Top summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (432)

Sedbergh from Calf Top

Sedbergh from Calf Top

Photo: Mark Kissipie (152)


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