Walk c352 Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Aira Force

An impressive waterfall and a taste of the fells


Route outline for walk c352:

Aira Force National Trust Car Park (nr Glenridding)  -  Aira Force  -  Riddings Beck  -  Waterfalls  -  High Force  -  Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)  -  Gowbarrow Park  -  Green Hill (Gowbarrow Fell)  -  Aira Force Car Park.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

At High Force, the River Tees plunges 21m (70ft) over a near vertical cliff edge in two stages. After heavy rainfall the River Tees will also flow over the dry right-hand side channel creating two falls. The falls have been known to freeze in harsh winters , creating spectacular ice formations.


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
1
Wainwright
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) at 481m (1579ft). Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) is classified as an Wainwright (No. 181).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL5
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c352 Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) from Aira Force

In no particular order . . .

Gowbarrow Fell Summit

Gowbarrow Fell Summit

Photo: Jamie Magee (4)

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) summit

Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag) summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (41)

*Place Fell, Ullswater and Glencoyne Park from Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

*Place Fell, Ullswater and Glencoyne Park from Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Photo: Andy Malcolm (81)

Ullswater and Patterdale from Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Ullswater and Patterdale from Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Photo: Stephen Collins (42)

My little boy Marc on Gowbarrow Fell

My little boy Marc on Gowbarrow Fell

Photo: Jamie Magee (12)

High Force near Dockray

High Force near Dockray

Photo: Stephen Collins (35)

Riddings Beck above Aira Force

Riddings Beck above Aira Force

Photo: Stephen Collins (31)

East from Collier Hagg (Gowbarrow Fell)

East from Collier Hagg (Gowbarrow Fell)

Photo: Jamie Magee (7)

Ullswater and Patterdale from Green Hill (Gowbarrow Fell)

Ullswater and Patterdale from Green Hill (Gowbarrow Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (39)

Ullswater from Glenridding

Ullswater from Glenridding

Photo: David Hayter (336)


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