Walk c347 The Howgill Fells 2000ft'ers

All the Howgills 2000ft'ers - in the easiest order


Route outline for walk c347:

The Cross Keys  -  River Rawthey  -  Ben End  -  Yarlside  -  Kensgriff  -  Randygill Top  -  Bowderdale Beck  -  The Calf  -  Bush Howe  -  Fell Head (Howgills)  -  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
5
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
6
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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). The Calf is also known as an English Nuttall (156th highest in England, 264th highest in England & Wales). The Calf is also classified as an English Marilyn (37th highest in England, 641st highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Calders at 674m (2212ft). Calders is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (122nd highest in England, 207th highest in England & Wales). Calders is also known as an English Nuttall (163rd highest in England, 275th highest in England & Wales).

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

Bram Rigg Top is Unclassified.

Along the way you will also bag Fell Head (Howgills) at 640m (2100ft). Fell Head (Howgills) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (151st England, 259th Eng & Wal) and an English Nuttall (203rd highest in England, 351st highest in England & Wales) ; Yarlside at 639m (2097ft). Yarlside is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (152nd England, 261st Eng & Wal), an English Nuttall (204th highest in England, 353rd highest in England & Wales) ; Bush Howe at 623m (2044ft). Bush Howe is known as an English Nuttall (227th highest in England, 393rd highest in England & Wales) ; Randygill Top at 620m (2034ft). Randygill Top is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (167th England, 293rd Eng & Wal) and an English Nuttall (236th highest in England, 409th highest in England & Wales) ; Kensgriff at 574m (1883ft). Kensgriff is classified as an English Dewey (36th highest in England, 80th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c347 The Howgill Fells 2000ft'ers

In no particular order . . .

The River Rawthey with Calders beyond from the Cross Keys footbridge

The River Rawthey with Calders beyond from the Cross Keys footbridge

Photo: Graham Fleet (1)

The Calf and Calders from Fell Head (Howgills)

The Calf and Calders from Fell Head (Howgills)

Photo: Graham Fleet (15)

Yarlside from Kensgriff

Yarlside from Kensgriff

Photo: Graham Fleet (6)

Kensgriff summit cairn

Kensgriff summit cairn

Photo: Graham Fleet (7)

Linghaw behind Fell Head (Howgills) from near The Calf

Linghaw behind Fell Head (Howgills) from near The Calf

Photo: Graham Fleet (11)

Descending towards Bowderdale Beck from Randygill Top

Descending towards Bowderdale Beck from Randygill Top

Photo: Christine Shepherd (220)

The cairn on the summit of Calders

The cairn on the summit of Calders

Photo: Christine Shepherd (133)

The track back from the summit of Calders

The track back from the summit of Calders

Photo: David Chesworth (4)

The Calf trig point

The Calf trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (134)

The Calf from Bush Howe summit cairn

The Calf from Bush Howe summit cairn

Photo: Graham Fleet (12)


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