Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere

A walk in The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, North West England

Fabulous views - classic Lakeland

Walk Route Summary:
- Grasmere, Mill Bridge, Little Tongue, Seat Sandal, Grisedale Tarn, Fairfield, Great Rigg, Heron Pike (North Top), Heron Pike, Alcock Tarn, Grasmere.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere Grasmere, Mill Bridge, Little Tongue, Seat Sandal, Grisedale Tarn, Fairfield, Great Rigg, Heron Pike (North Top), Heron Pike, Alcock Tarn, Grasmere The Eastern Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

Grisedale Tarn with St Sunday Crag (centre left) and Fairfield (right)
Photo: Tony Higgs

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Fairfield at 873m (2865ft). Fairfield is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (15th in England, 35th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 13). Fairfield is also known as an English Nuttall (18th in England, 40th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Fairfield, 873m (2865ft). Fairfield is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (15th in England, 35th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 13). Fairfield is also known as an English Nuttall (18th in England, 40th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Great Rigg, 766m (2514ft). Great Rigg is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (62nd in England, 107th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 54). Great Rigg is also known as an English Nuttall (76th in England, 130th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Great Rigg, 766m (2514ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (62nd Eng, 107th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 54) and an English Nuttall (76th Eng, 130th Eng & Wal); Seat Sandal 736m (2416ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (76th Eng, 132nd in Eng & Wal), a Wainwright (No. 68), an English Nuttall (94th Eng, 161st in England & Wales); Seat Sandal 736m (2416ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (76th Eng, 132nd in Eng & Wal), a Wainwright (No. 68), an English Nuttall (94th Eng, 161st in England & Wales); Heron Pike (North Top) 621m (2038ft) - an English Nuttall (234th Eng, 404th Eng & Wal); Heron Pike 612m (2009ft) - a Wainwright (No. 128) and an English Nuttall (249th Eng, 433rd Eng & Wal) and Heron Pike 612m (2009ft) - a Wainwright (No. 128) and an English Nuttall (249th Eng, 433rd Eng & Wal).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

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Mountains
Wainwright
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Wainwright
 English  Nuttall
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English
Nuttall
Dewey
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English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
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Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
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Marilyns
Bridget
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Bridgets

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.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere

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Grisedale Tarn. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

1. Grisedale Tarn
Photo: Tony Higgs (23)


Grasmere Church. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

2. Grasmere Church
Photo: Stuart Richardson (11)


Grasmere from the west shore. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

3. Grasmere from the west shore
Photo: Linda Royston (2)


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4. *Heron Pike and Nab Scar from Fairfield
Photo: Wayne Hill (35)

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Steel Fell from Mill Bridge. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

5. Steel Fell from Mill Bridge
Photo: Chris Haselden (22)


Windermere from Heron Pike. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

6. Windermere from Heron Pike
Photo: Jamie Caryl (5)


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7. *The Helvellyn Ridge and St Sunday Crag from Fairfield
Photo: Andy Malcolm (14)

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Path towards Mill Bridge from Seat Sandal. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

8. Path towards Mill Bridge from Seat Sandal
Photo: David Hayter (310)


Summit of Fairfield. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

9. Summit of Fairfield
Photo: Mike Jennings (1)


South from Fairfield. Walk route map c358 Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Heron Pike from Grasmere photo

10. South from Fairfield
Photo: Glynn Trueman (1)



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