Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill

Fine views of Tarn Hows and southern lakeland


Route outline for walk c353:

- Tom Gill Car Park  -   Glen Mary Bridge  -   Yew Tree Farm  -   Yew Tree Farm  -   Harry Guards Wood  -   Uskdale Gap  -   Holme Fell  -   Holme Hill Wood  -   Low Tilberthwaite  -   Hodge Close Quarry  -   High Tilberthwaite  -   Wythebank  -   High Oxenfell Farm  -   Low Arnside  -   Black Fell (Black Crag)  -   Iron Keld  -   Tarn Hows  -   Tom Gill Waterfalls  -   Tom Gill Car Park.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
2
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Black Fell (Black Crag) at 323m (1060ft). Black Fell (Black Crag) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 212).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Holme Fell, 317m (1040ft). Holme Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 213).Holme Fell is classified as a Marilyn (125th highest in England, 1345th highest in the UK).


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 & 97
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill

In no particular order . . .

Sheep on Black Fell (Black Crag)

Sheep on Black Fell (Black Crag)

Photo: David Hayter (255)

Dollywagon and Fairfield from Tarn Hows

Dollywagon and Fairfield from Tarn Hows

Photo: Andy Malcolm (195)

Arnside Pier - the start of an alternative coast to coast walk

Arnside Pier - the start of an alternative coast to coast walk

Photo: Patricia Ogden (1)

Woods near Swainby - on an alternative coast to coast walk

Woods near Swainby - on an alternative coast to coast walk

Photo: Patricia Ogden (2)

Elterwater village

Elterwater village

Photo: David Wright (67)

Snow on The Langdale Pikes featuring Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle), Loft Crag and Harrison Stickle from Holme Fell

Snow on The Langdale Pikes featuring Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle), Loft Crag and Harrison Stickle from Holme Fell

Photo: Rob Barklamb (40)

High above Hodge Close Quarry from Low Tilberthwaite

High above Hodge Close Quarry from Low Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (25)

Slate quarry near Hodge Close

Slate quarry near Hodge Close

Photo: David Wright (165)

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (12)

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (19)


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