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.




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Black Fell (Black Crag) at 323m (1060ft). Black Fell (Black Crag) is classified as an Wainwright (No. 212). The summit of Black Fell (Black Crag) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Holme Fell at 317m (1040ft). Holme Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 213). Holme Fell is also known as English Marilyn (125th highest in England, 1351st highest in the UK).


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL7 The English Lakes - South Eastern area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


97 Kendal & Morecambe, Windermere & Lancaster


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

In no particular order . . .

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

Lake Windermere from Black Fell (Black Crag)

Photo: Stephen Collins (48)

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

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (22)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Entrance to Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Entrance to Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (32)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Lake Windermere from Black Fell (Black Crag) summit

Lake Windermere from Black Fell (Black Crag) summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (46)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Disused track bed in Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Disused track bed in Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (37)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (34)

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

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (13)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Lingmore Fell and the Langdale Pikes from Iron Keld near Tarn Hows

Lingmore Fell and the Langdale Pikes from Iron Keld near Tarn Hows

Photo: Andy Malcolm (37)

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

Sheep on Black Fell (Black Crag)

Photo: David Hayter (255)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - The Old Man of Coniston from Holme Fell

The Old Man of Coniston from Holme Fell

Photo: Raymond Brown (25)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Heather and crags on Holme Fell

Heather and crags on Holme Fell

Photo: Raymond Brown (21)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Arnside Sands, Morecambe Bay

Arnside Sands, Morecambe Bay

Photo: Darren Proctor (8)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Hodge Close Quarry, High Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (35)

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

Coniston Water from Holme Fell

Photo: Raymond Brown (22)

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

High Tilberthwaite

Photo: Chris Leonard (28)

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

Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (14)

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

Dollywagon and Fairfield from Tarn Hows

Photo: Andy Malcolm (195)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Fishermen on Arnside Sands, Morecambe Bay

Fishermen on Arnside Sands, Morecambe Bay

Photo: Darren Proctor (11)

Walk c353 Holme Fell, Black Fell (Black Crag) and Tarn Hows from Tom Gill - Path to Low Arnside

Path to Low Arnside

Photo: David Hayter (259)

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

Tom Gill Waterfall, Tarn Hows

Photo: Mark Jolley (21)


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