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

A walk in The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, North West England

Short but challenging with superb views

Walk Route Summary:

- 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.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

  • Length/Distance: 10km (6.25 miles)
  • Total Ascent: 421m (1382ft)
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Allow at least: 4hrs
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Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe 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 The South Western Marches,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

Beacon Tarn and Beacon (Blawith Fells) from Wool Knott
Photo: Mike Knipe

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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 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)

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

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


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

In no particular order . . .

Blawith Common, Torver Low Common and The Coniston Fells from Beacon (Blawith Fells). Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

1. Blawith Common, Torver Low Common and The Coniston Fells from Beacon (Blawith Fells)
Photo: Stephen Dawson (4)


Yew Bank (Blawith Fells) summit cairn. Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

2. Yew Bank (Blawith Fells) summit cairn
Photo: Christine Shepherd (270)


The Coniston Range from Beacon (Blawith Fells). Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

3. The Coniston Range from Beacon (Blawith Fells)
Photo: Andy Malcolm (136)


Looking down on Beacon Tarn from Wool Knott summit. Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

4. Looking down on Beacon Tarn from Wool Knott summit
Photo: Christine Shepherd (273)


Coniston Water from Beacon (Blawith Fells). Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

5. Coniston Water from Beacon (Blawith Fells)
Photo: Christine Shepherd (275)


Beacon (Blawith Fells) summit cairn. Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

6. Beacon (Blawith Fells) summit cairn
Photo: Christine Shepherd (276)


Bob, Jill & I on the summit of Beacon (Blawith Fells) this June. Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

7. Bob, Jill & I on the summit of Beacon (Blawith Fells) this June
Photo: Mike Lee (1)


Beacon Tarn (The Blawith Fells) near Coniston Water. Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

8. Beacon Tarn (The Blawith Fells) near Coniston Water
Photo: Chris Haselden (13)


Beacon Tarn. Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

9. Beacon Tarn
Photo: Christine Shepherd (274)


Refelections in Coniston Water. Walk route map c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe photo

10. Refelections in Coniston Water
Photo: Andy Malcolm (156)



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