Walk c448 Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) from Renwick

England's 'newest' mountain


Route outline for walk c448:

Renwick  -  Townend  -  Renwick Fell (Thack Moor)  -  Watch Hill (Graystone Edge)  -  Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell)  -  Little Daffenside  -  Hartside Height  -  Hartside Top Cafe (A686)  -  Ricker Gill  -  Seavy Sike  -  Haresceugh  -  Raven Bridge  -  Townfoot  -  Renwick.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) at 664m (2179ft). Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (132nd highest in England, 225th highest in England & Wales). Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) is also known as an English Nuttall (178th highest in England, 301st highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) at 610m (2001ft). Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) was reclassified from a 'Dewey' to a Mountain (Hewitt) and 'Nuttall' in April 2013. Formerly thought to be fractionally under the 609.6m (2000ft) required for mountain status, the Ordnance Survey has confirmed the height to be 609.62m (2000ft and 3/4 inch).

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (179th highest in England, 316th highest in England & Wales). Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) is also known as an English Nuttall (255th highest in England, 444th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Watch Hill (Graystone Edge) at 602m (1975ft). Watch Hill (Graystone Edge) is known as a Bridget.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL31
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 86
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c448 Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) from Renwick

In no particular order . . .

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) from Watch Hill (Graystone Edge)

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) from Watch Hill (Graystone Edge)

Photo: Mike Walker (48)

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) summit trig point

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) summit trig point

Photo: Mike Walker (47)

Currick near the summit of Watch Hill (Graystone Edge) with Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) in the background

Currick near the summit of Watch Hill (Graystone Edge) with Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) in the background

Photo: Mike Walker (49)

Renwick Church

Renwick Church

Photo: Mike Walker (43)

Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) summit Trig Point

Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) summit Trig Point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (542)

Boggy ground on Haresceugh Fell

Boggy ground on Haresceugh Fell

Photo: Chris Hillman (5)

Quiet track above Townend, Renwick

Quiet track above Townend, Renwick

Photo: Mike Walker (46)

Sun and snow on Skiddaw and Blencathra from Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell)

Sun and snow on Skiddaw and Blencathra from Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (548)

Waypoint marker for the c2c (coast to coast) cycle route near Hartside Top Cafe

Waypoint marker for the c2c (coast to coast) cycle route near Hartside Top Cafe

Photo: Mike Walker (52)

A lone sheep blocks the track above Renwick

A lone sheep blocks the track above Renwick

Photo: Mike Walker (45)

Footpath to Selah Bridge (& Renwick) from near Hartside Top Cafe

Footpath to Selah Bridge (& Renwick) from near Hartside Top Cafe

Photo: Mike Walker (53)

Boggy ground on Haresceugh Fell

Boggy ground on Haresceugh Fell

Photo: Chris Hillman (6)

Discarded ironwork and trig point on Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) summit

Discarded ironwork and trig point on Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) summit

Photo: Chris Hillman (7)

Renwick Church

Renwick Church

Photo: Mike Walker (44)

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) summit Trig Point under a light dusting of snow

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) summit Trig Point under a light dusting of snow

Photo: Christine Shepherd (547)

Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) summit

Black Fell (Haresceugh Fell) summit

Photo: Mike Walker (50)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk c448 Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) from Renwick


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