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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) at 552m (1812ft). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is classified as an Wainwright (No. 147). Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also known as an English Dewey (66th highest in England, 151st in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (63rd highest in England, 868th highest in the UK). The summit of Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) at 525m (1723ft). Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) is also known as an English Dewey (126th highest in England, 289th in England & Wales)

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

Along the way you will also bag:

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 . . .

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Graystones above Widow Hause from Broom Fell

Graystones above Widow Hause from Broom Fell

Photo: Alan Wainwright (149)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) summit cairn

Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (154)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Binsey and Bassenthwaite Lake from (the lower slopes of) Sale Fell

Binsey and Bassenthwaite Lake from (the lower slopes of) Sale Fell

Photo: Stephen Collins (56)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Path in Whinlatter Forest

Path in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (226)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Path to The Bishop below Barf

Path to The Bishop below Barf

Photo: David Hayter (217)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Skiddaw from Whinlatter (Brown How)

Photo: Jayne Morriss (4)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Whinlatter (Brown How) summit cairn with Graystones in the distance

Whinlatter (Brown How) summit cairn with Graystones in the distance

Photo: Alan Wainwright (153)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Photo: David Hayter (223)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass

Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass

Photo: Alan Wainwright (152)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Leaving Whinlatter Forest on route to Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) and Whinlatter (Brown How)

Leaving Whinlatter Forest on route to Whinlatter (Whinlatter Top) and Whinlatter (Brown How)

Photo: David Hayter (225)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Vale of Lorton viewed from the lower southern slopes of Graystones above Darling How Plantation

Vale of Lorton viewed from the lower southern slopes of Graystones above Darling How Plantation

Photo: Andy Malcolm (95)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit in mist

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit in mist

Photo: Alan Wainwright (147)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Looking down Lorton Vale from Graystones featuring Whiteside and Grasmoor (left - in mist) and Mellbreak (centre)

Looking down Lorton Vale from Graystones featuring Whiteside and Grasmoor (left - in mist) and Mellbreak (centre)

Photo: Philip Butler (14)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Whinlatter (Brown How) summit

Whinlatter (Brown How) summit

Photo: David Hayter (224)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Photo: David Hayter (218)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit

Photo: David Hayter (219)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - The view from the summit of Barf

The view from the summit of Barf

Photo: Christine Shepherd (820)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Dodd and Skiddaw from Barf

Dodd and Skiddaw from Barf

Photo: David Hayter (222)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Bassenthwaite from Barf

Bassenthwaite from Barf

Photo: Gerry Ball (41)

Walk c360 The Lorton and Wythop Fells from Whinlatter Forest Park - Graystones summit cairn

Graystones summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (150)


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