Walk c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe

Short but challenging with superb views


Route outline for walk c400:

- Brown Howe Car Park  -   Coniston Water  -   Beacon (Blawith Fells)  -   Beacon Tarn  -   Tarn Beck  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Wool Knott  -   Fisher High  -   Rattan Haw  -   Yew Bank (Blawith Fells)  -   Stable Harvey Moss  -   Brown Howe  -   Coniston Water.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
3
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Beacon (Blawith Fells) at 255m (836ft). Beacon (Blawith Fells) is called 'Beacon Fell' in Alfred Wainwright's 1974 book 'The Outlying Fells of Lakeland'. Beacon (Blawith Fells) is also known as a Wainwright Outlying Fell (No. 87)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Wool Knott, 213m (699ft). Wool Knott is also known as a Wainwright Outlying Fell (No. 108)

You will also reach the summit of Yew Bank (Blawith Fells), 207m (679ft). Yew Bank (Blawith Fells) is also known as a Wainwright Outlying Fell (No. 110)


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 OL6
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 96 or 97
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe

In no particular order . . .

Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Beacon Tarn

Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Beacon Tarn

Photo: Stephen Dawson (3)

Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Beacon Tarn from Wool Knott

Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Beacon Tarn from Wool Knott

Photo: Andy Malcolm (133)

Skelfhill Pen summit trig point, Teviotdale

Skelfhill Pen summit trig point, Teviotdale

Photo: Mike Knipe (162)

Rock Formations on The Roaches

Rock Formations on The Roaches

Photo: George White (7)

High Stile, Red Pike (Buttermere) and Dodd (Buttermere) from across Buttermere

High Stile, Red Pike (Buttermere) and Dodd (Buttermere) from across Buttermere

Photo: Andy Malcolm (157)

Lake Coniston

Lake Coniston

Photo: Liz Halpin (7)

Donald Campbell's Grave, Coniston

Donald Campbell's Grave, Coniston

Photo: Edward Felstead (12)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

A cairn on Yew Bank (Blawith Fells) with Harter Fell (Eskdale) in the distance (right)

A cairn on Yew Bank (Blawith Fells) with Harter Fell (Eskdale) in the distance (right)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (269)

Looking down into Borrowdale from near High House Bank

Looking down into Borrowdale from near High House Bank

Photo: Christine Shepherd (277)


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