Walk c445 Dufton Pike, Backstone Edge and High Cup Nick from Dufton

Englands Grand Canyon - truly spectacular


Route outline for walk c445:

Dufton  -  The Pennine Way  -  Eller Beck  -  Coastsyke Farm (Coatsike Farm)  -  Hurning Lane  -  Halsteads  -  Cosca Hill  -  Great Rundale Beck  -  Dufton Pike  -  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
1
Marilyn
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)

You will also reach the summit of Dufton Pike at 481m (1579ft). Dufton Pike is also classified as an English Marilyn (81st highest in England, 1023rd highest in the UK).

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 c445 Dufton Pike, Backstone Edge and High Cup Nick from Dufton

In no particular order . . .

High Cup

High Cup

Photo: Trevor Lund (1)

Old Lime Kiln near Dufton

Old Lime Kiln near Dufton

Photo: David Elliott (37)

At High Cup Gill above High Cup Nick, High Cup

At High Cup Gill above High Cup Nick, High Cup

Photo: Robert Black (4)

Brownber Hill (left), Threlkeld Side and Bluethwaite Hill (right) from Dufton Pike

Brownber Hill (left), Threlkeld Side and Bluethwaite Hill (right) from Dufton Pike

Photo: Mark Kissipie (33)

*High Cup with Murton Fell beyond from The Pennine Way

*High Cup with Murton Fell beyond from The Pennine Way

Photo: Mark Kissipie (53)

Dufton Pike from Dufton

Dufton Pike from Dufton

Photo: Mark Kissipie (26)

Dufton with Dufton Pike beyond

Dufton with Dufton Pike beyond

Photo: Mark Kissipie (24)

Dufton Pike from the Pennine Way near Peeping Hill

Dufton Pike from the Pennine Way near Peeping Hill

Photo: John McGlone (6)

Murton Pike from near Dufton

Murton Pike from near Dufton

Photo: David Elliott (33)

Brownber Hill summit

Brownber Hill summit

Photo: Mark Kissipie (43)


. . . load all 69 walk photos from Walk c445 Dufton Pike, Backstone Edge and High Cup Nick from Dufton


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