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 . . .

The Rigg (bottom left), Rough Crag (Riggindale) and High Street with a touch of snow on it across Haweswater Reservoir from near Rowantreethwaite Beck on Mardale Banks

The Rigg (bottom left), Rough Crag (Riggindale) and High Street with a touch of snow on it across Haweswater Reservoir from near Rowantreethwaite Beck on Mardale Banks

Photo: Rob Barklamb (41)

Llanberis Pass with Y Garn (Glyders) beyond from near Crib y Ddysgl on the Llanberis Path near the top of Mount Snowdon

Llanberis Pass with Y Garn (Glyders) beyond from near Crib y Ddysgl on the Llanberis Path near the top of Mount Snowdon

Photo: Linda Royston (6)

Grasmere from Silver How

Grasmere from Silver How

Photo: Glynn Trueman (25)

Heather and crags on Holme Fell

Heather and crags on Holme Fell

Photo: Raymond Brown (21)

Holme Fell from Yew Tree Tarn near Tarn Hows

Holme Fell from Yew Tree Tarn near Tarn Hows

Photo: Andy Malcolm (36)

The beach at Arnside, Morecambe Bay

The beach at Arnside, Morecambe Bay

Photo: Darren Proctor (12)

Partially frozen Yew Tree Tarn near Tarn Hows

Partially frozen Yew Tree Tarn near Tarn Hows

Photo: Andy Malcolm (38)

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (13)

Sheep on Black Fell (Black Crag)

Sheep on Black Fell (Black Crag)

Photo: David Hayter (255)

The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam Edge

The Langdale Pikes from Wetherlam Edge

Photo: Andy Malcolm (132)


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