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:

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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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 an Wainwright Outlying Fell (No. )

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

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

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) summit cairn

Beacon (Blawith Fells) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (276)

Beacon Tarn

Beacon Tarn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (274)

Blawith Common, Torver Low Common and The Coniston Fells from Beacon (Blawith Fells)

Blawith Common, Torver Low Common and The Coniston Fells from Beacon (Blawith Fells)

Photo: Stephen Dawson (4)

Beacon Tarn and Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Wool Knott

Beacon Tarn and Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Wool Knott

Photo: Mike Knipe (161)

Lake Coniston

Lake Coniston

Photo: Liz Halpin (7)

Cairn of Fisher High

Cairn of Fisher High

Photo: Christine Shepherd (272)

Walna Scar, Dow Crag and The Old Man of Coniston from the summit of Yew Bank

Walna Scar, Dow Crag and The Old Man of Coniston from the summit of Yew Bank

Photo: Andy Malcolm (137)

Leo Villa Memorial, Coniston

Leo Villa Memorial, Coniston

Photo: Edward Felstead (11)

The Dog House, The Monk Coniston Estate, Coniston

The Dog House, The Monk Coniston Estate, Coniston

Photo: Edward Felstead (13)

Donald Campbell's Grave, Coniston

Donald Campbell's Grave, Coniston

Photo: Edward Felstead (12)


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