Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park

Long walk on some of the quieter fells


Route outline for walk c360:

- Whinlatter Forest Park  -   Thwaitehill Knotts  -   Beckstone Plantation  -   Beckstone Gill  -   Barf  -   Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)  -   Broom Fell  -   Low Burthwaite Wood  -   Kelswick Farm  -   Sale Fell  -   Dodd Crag  -   Eskin Farm  -   Corpse Road  -   Ling Fell  -   Wuthop Moss  -   Graystones  -   Scawgill Bridge  -   Whinlatter (Brown How)  -     -   Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top)  -   Whinlatter Forest Park.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
6
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) at 552m (1812ft). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 147). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also known as an English Dewey (65th in England, 150th in England & Wales)Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is classified as a Marilyn (63rd highest in England, 864th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top), 525m (1723ft). Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) is also known as an English Dewey (125th in England, 287th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Whinlatter (Brown How), 517m (1697ft). Whinlatter (Brown How) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 161).

Along the way you will also bag Broom Fell, 511m (1677ft) - a Wainwright (No. 169); Barf 468m (1536ft) - a Wainwright (No. 185); Graystones 452m (1483ft) - a Wainwright (No. 188) and Sale Fell 359m (1178ft) - a Wainwright (No. 208).


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 OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park

In no particular order . . .

Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Photo: Jayne Morriss (4)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Stile and cotton grass on the way from Burnbank Fell to Blake.

Stile and cotton grass on the way from Burnbank Fell to Blake.

Photo: Christine Shepherd (20)

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

The Bassenthwaite Valley from Barf

Photo: Alan Wainwright (145)

Graystones above Widow Hause from Broom Fell

Graystones above Widow Hause from Broom Fell

Photo: Alan Wainwright (149)

Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass

Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass

Photo: Alan Wainwright (152)

Trees in Whinlatter Forest

Trees in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (216)

Dodd and Skiddaw from Barf

Dodd and Skiddaw from Barf

Photo: David Hayter (222)

Path to The Bishop below Barf

Path to The Bishop below Barf

Photo: David Hayter (217)

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit in mist

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit in mist

Photo: Alan Wainwright (147)


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