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 (65th highest in England, 150th in England & Wales)Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) is also classified as an English Marilyn (63rd highest in England, 864th highest in the UK).

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 (125th highest in England, 287th 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 Broom Fell at 511m (1677ft). Broom Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 169) ; Barf at 468m (1536ft). Barf is classified as a Wainwright (No. 185) ; Graystones at 452m (1483ft). Graystones is classified as a Wainwright (No. 188) ; Sale Fell at 359m (1178ft). Sale Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 208) .

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 . . .

Lord's Seat from Barf

Lord's Seat from Barf

Photo: Gerry Ball (42)

Summit cairn on Broom Fell

Summit cairn on Broom Fell

Photo: Gerry Ball (43)

Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass

Scawgill Bridge, Whinlatter Pass

Photo: Alan Wainwright (152)

Comb Beck in Whinlatter Forest

Comb Beck in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (227)

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)

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Lord's Seat (Whinlatter) summit with Barf beyond

Photo: David Hayter (223)

Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from Barf

Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from Barf

Photo: David Hayter (220)

Trees in Whinlatter Forest

Trees in Whinlatter Forest

Photo: David Hayter (216)

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)

Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Grisedale Pike from Lord's Seat (Whinlatter)

Photo: David Hayter (218)


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