Walk c419 Brownber Hill, Backstone Edge and High Cup Nick from Dufton

Englands Grand Canyon - truly spectacular


Route outline for walk c419:

Dufton  -  Eller Beck  -  Pusgill House  -  Great Rundale Beck  -  Bluethwaite Hill  -  Threlkeld Side  -  Brownber Hill  -  Tossgill Edge  -  Great Rundale Tarn  -  Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell)  -  Narrowgate Beacon  -  Little Rundale Beck  -  High Cup Nick  -  High Cup  -  The Pennine Way  -  Narrow Gate Path  -  Peeping Hill  -  Bow Hall  -  Town Head  -  Dufton.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
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 Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell) at 699m (2294ft). Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell) is also known as an English Nuttall (135th highest in England, 222nd highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Brownber Hill at 519m (1703ft). Brownber Hill is also known as an English Dewey (141st highest in England, 320th in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL19
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 91
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c419 Brownber Hill, Backstone Edge and High Cup Nick from Dufton

In no particular order . . .

Stream emerging from a mine entrance on the lower slopes of High Scald Fell, Threlkeld Side

Stream emerging from a mine entrance on the lower slopes of High Scald Fell, Threlkeld Side

Photo: Mark Kissipie (40)

Great Rundale Tarn and Bothy on Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell)

Great Rundale Tarn and Bothy on Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell)

Photo: Mark Kissipie (46)

Great Rundale Beck and Threlkeld Side

Great Rundale Beck and Threlkeld Side

Photo: Mark Kissipie (38)

Dufton village green

Dufton village green

Photo: Mark Kissipie (25)

Knock Pike from The Pennine Way near Dufton

Knock Pike from The Pennine Way near Dufton

Photo: Jim Thorpe (3)

The High Cup Valley with Murton Fell beyond from The Pennine Way

The High Cup Valley with Murton Fell beyond from The Pennine Way

Photo: Mark Kissipie (57)

The Pennine Way crossing Great Rundale Beck with Knock Pike beyond

The Pennine Way crossing Great Rundale Beck with Knock Pike beyond

Photo: Jim Thorpe (5)

Dufton Pike from Threlkeld Side

Dufton Pike from Threlkeld Side

Photo: Jim Thorpe (8)

Shooting Butt on Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell)

Shooting Butt on Backstone Edge (Dufton Fell)

Photo: Mark Kissipie (47)

High Cup

High Cup

Photo: Christine Shepherd (107)


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