Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale

Some of the quieter fells


Route outline for walk c402:

- Eskdale  -   The Woolpack Inn  -   Doctor Bridge  -   Low Birker  -   Birker Force  -   Low Birker Tarn  -   Green Crag (Ulpha Fell)  -   Crook Crag  -   Harter Fell (Eskdale)  -   Dunnerdale Forest  -   Hardknott Pass  -   Hardknott Gill  -   Hard Knott  -   Yew Bank  -   Lingcove Beck  -   Lingcove Bridge  -   Great Moss  -   Brotherilkeld  -   Taw House Farm  -   Wha House Farm  -   The River Esk  -   The Woolpack Inn  -   Eskdale.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Harter Fell (Eskdale) at 654m (2146ft). Harter Fell (Eskdale) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (140th highest in England, 243rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 112). Harter Fell (Eskdale) is also known as an English Nuttall (189th in England, 324th in England & Wales). Harter Fell (Eskdale) is classified as a Marilyn (45th highest in England, 685th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Hard Knott, 549m (1802ft). Hard Knott is classified as a Wainwright (No. 151). Hard Knott is also known as an English Dewey (72nd in England, 164th in England & Wales)Hard Knott is classified as a Marilyn (64th highest in England, 875th highest in the UK).

You will also reach the summit of Green Crag (Ulpha Fell), 489m (1604ft). Green Crag (Ulpha Fell) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 176).


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 89 & 96
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale

In no particular order . . .

Looking west from the summit of Green Crag

Looking west from the summit of Green Crag

Photo: Colin Jenkins (23)

Hard Knott from above Lingcove Bridge

Hard Knott from above Lingcove Bridge

Photo: David Hayter (385)

Looking up to Green Crag from near the top of Birker Force, Eskdale

Looking up to Green Crag from near the top of Birker Force, Eskdale

Photo: Christine Shepherd (25)

Birker Fell (Eskdale) crags from Eskdale

Birker Fell (Eskdale) crags from Eskdale

Photo: Tim Hope (91)

Climbing Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Climbing Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Photo: Martin Potter (3)

Windermere from Wansfell Pike

Windermere from Wansfell Pike

Photo: Brett Dukes (1)

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)

A dusting of snow on Crinckle Crags from Great Moss

A dusting of snow on Crinckle Crags from Great Moss

Photo: David Elliott (4)

Green Crag from the summit cairn on Crook Crag

Green Crag from the summit cairn on Crook Crag

Photo: Colin Jenkins (25)

Esk Pike, Bow Fell (Bowfell), Gunson Knott , Crinkle Crags (Long Top) and Crinkle Crags (South Top) from Scafell Pike

Esk Pike, Bow Fell (Bowfell), Gunson Knott , Crinkle Crags (Long Top) and Crinkle Crags (South Top) from Scafell Pike

Photo: Rob Barklamb (14)


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