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, 635th 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 . . .

Bram Rigg Top summit cairn

Bram Rigg Top summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (215)

The view from Fell Head (Howgills) summit cairn

The view from Fell Head (Howgills) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (217)

West Fell, Hooksey and the shoulder of Randygill Top from Yarlside

West Fell, Hooksey and the shoulder of Randygill Top from Yarlside

Photo: Graham Fleet (4)

The River Rawthey

The River Rawthey

Photo: Jez England (4)

The magnificent view from The Calf in the Howgills after a full English and a stiff climb

The magnificent view from The Calf in the Howgills after a full English and a stiff climb

Photo: Paul Brown (3)

*Arant Haw from (just below) Calders summit

*Arant Haw from (just below) Calders summit

Photo: Andy Malcolm (3)

The summit cairn on Calders

The summit cairn on Calders

Photo: Graham Fleet (18)

Kensgriff from Yarlside

Kensgriff from Yarlside

Photo: Christine Shepherd (223)

My walking buddy Tony on The Calf in The Howgills in late May!

My walking buddy Tony on The Calf in The Howgills in late May!

Photo: Billy Howson (1)

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)


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