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




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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, 242nd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 112). Harter Fell (Eskdale) is also known as an English Nuttall (188th highest in England, 325th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (45th highest in England, 687th highest in the UK). The summit of Harter Fell (Eskdale) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Hard Knott at 549m (1802ft). Hard Knott is classified as an Wainwright (No. 151). Hard Knott is also known as an English Dewey (72nd highest in England, 166th in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (64th highest in England, 879th highest in the UK).

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


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL6 The English Lakes - South Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


96 Barrow-in-Furness & South Lakeland


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

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

Eskdale from Lingcove Bridge

Photo: Colin Jenkins (34)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Harter Fell and Green Crag from Boat How

Harter Fell and Green Crag from Boat How

Photo: Andy Malcolm (165)

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

Lingcove Bridge

Photo: David Swales (16)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Forestry Works on Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Forestry Works on Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Photo: Stephen Dawson (6)

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

Hardknott Pass

Photo: Brett Dukes (2)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Clouds gathering over Birker Fell & Harter Crag (Eskdale) from Eskdale

Clouds gathering over Birker Fell & Harter Crag (Eskdale) from Eskdale

Photo: David Hayter (197)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Eel Tarn taken en-route to Sca Fell from Eskdale

Eel Tarn taken en-route to Sca Fell from Eskdale

Photo: Andy Malcolm (92)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - The view from Harter Fell (Eskdale) summit

The view from Harter Fell (Eskdale) summit

Photo: Tim Hope (95)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Harter Fell (Eskdale) summit

Harter Fell (Eskdale) summit

Photo: Mike Knipe (238)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Looking up to Green Crag (Ulpha Fell) from near the top of Birker Force, Eskdale

Looking up to Green Crag (Ulpha Fell) from near the top of Birker Force, Eskdale

Photo: Christine Shepherd (25)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - The Scafell Range and Great Moss (foreground) from Hard Knott

The Scafell Range and Great Moss (foreground) from Hard Knott

Photo: David Hayter (199)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Birker Fell (Eskdale) crags from Eskdale

Birker Fell (Eskdale) crags from Eskdale

Photo: Tim Hope (91)

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

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - On the summit of Harter Fell (Eskdale)

On the summit of Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Photo: Tim Hope (97)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - On Green Crag (Ulpha Fell)

On Green Crag (Ulpha Fell)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (853)

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

Doctor Bridge, Eskdale

Photo: David Hayter (201)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Hard Knott above Hardknott Pass seen from Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Hard Knott above Hardknott Pass seen from Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Photo: Colin Jenkins (28)

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

Esk Pike from Hard Knott

Photo: David Hayter (198)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Green Crag (behind right) from Foxbield Moss

Green Crag (behind right) from Foxbield Moss

Photo: Colin Jenkins (22)

Walk c402 Harter Fell and Hard Knott from The Woolpack Inn, Eskdale - Green Crag from the summit cairn on Crook Crag

Green Crag from the summit cairn on Crook Crag

Photo: Colin Jenkins (25)


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