Walk c354 Mellbreak from Lanthwaite Wood

Short easy scramble to fine views


Route outline for walk c354:

Lanthwaite  -  Scale Hill  -  Scalehill Bridge  -  Muncaster House  -  Loweswater  -  Low Park  -  Mellbreak (North Top)  -  Mellbreak  -  Black Beck (Mosedale)  -  Scale Knott  -  Scale Beck  -  High Ling Crag  -  Low Ling Crag  -  Crummock Water  -  Lanthwaite.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
1
Wainwright
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
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 Mellbreak at 512m (1680ft). Mellbreak is classified as an Wainwright (No. 168). Mellbreak is also known as an English Dewey (157th highest in England, 357th in England & Wales)Mellbreak is also classified as an English Marilyn (75th highest in England, 961st highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Mellbreak (North Top) at 509m (1671ft). Mellbreak (North Top) is also known as an English Dewey (163rd highest in England, 372nd in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c354 Mellbreak from Lanthwaite Wood

In no particular order . . .

Mellbreak Summit cairn

Mellbreak Summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (528)

Burnbank Fell across Loweswater

Burnbank Fell across Loweswater

Photo: David Hayter (153)

Early morning mist catches the low light on Crummock Water with the towering Grasmoor beyond

Early morning mist catches the low light on Crummock Water with the towering Grasmoor beyond

Photo: Andy Malcolm (113)

Whiteless Pike (left), High Snockrigg and Robinson (right) and Crummock Water from Black Beck (Mosedale)

Whiteless Pike (left), High Snockrigg and Robinson (right) and Crummock Water from Black Beck (Mosedale)

Photo: David Hayter (369)

The shoulder of Grasmoor (left), Robinson, Rannerdale Knotts (centre) and the High Stile Ridge (High Crag, High Stile and Red Pike (Buttermere) reflected beautifully in a very still Crummock Water taken from the north west shore below Mellbreak

The shoulder of Grasmoor (left), Robinson, Rannerdale Knotts (centre) and the High Stile Ridge (High Crag, High Stile and Red Pike (Buttermere) reflected beautifully in a very still Crummock Water taken from the north west shore below Mellbreak

Photo: Geoff Rawlinson (1)

Fleetwith Pike (centre) and Buttermere from Crummock Water

Fleetwith Pike (centre) and Buttermere from Crummock Water

Photo: Andy Malcolm (9)

Crummock Water South shore

Crummock Water South shore

Photo: David Hayter (122)

Loweswater and Burnbank Fell

Loweswater and Burnbank Fell

Photo: David Hayter (154)

Hen Comb (left), Gavel Fell, Carling Knott and Burnbank Fell (right) from Scale Hill, Loweswater

Hen Comb (left), Gavel Fell, Carling Knott and Burnbank Fell (right) from Scale Hill, Loweswater

Photo: Philip Butler (10)

Loweswater from Highpark, Crummock Water

Loweswater from Highpark, Crummock Water

Photo: David Hayter (374)


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