Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water

High Fell views with little company


Route outline for walk c461:

Over Water Reservoir  -  Waterside Wood  -  Whitefield Cottage  -  Binsey Cottage  -  Binsey  -  Dogkennel Wood  -  Overwater Hall  -  Black Wood  -  Orthwaite  -  Orthwaite Bank  -  Uldale Fells  -  Great Cockup  -  Meal Fell  -  Great Sca Fell  -  Little Sca Fell  -  Brae Fell  -  Broad Moss  -  Charleton Gill  -  Langlands Fell  -  The Cumbria Way  -  Lowthwaite  -  Chapelhouse Reservoir  -  Over Water




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
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 Great Sca Fell at 651m (2137ft). Great Sca Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 114).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Brae Fell at 586m (1923ft). Brae Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 134).

You will also reach the summit of Meal Fell at 550m (1805ft). Meal Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 150). Meal Fell is also known as an English Dewey (72nd highest in England, 163rd in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag:

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Cumbria Way, a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Cumbria Way.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water

In no particular order . . .

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Orthwaite Hall

Orthwaite Hall

Photo: David Hayter (39)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Birkett Edge, Bakestall and Skiddaw (in cloud) from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Birkett Edge, Bakestall and Skiddaw (in cloud) from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (101)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (103)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Grouse Butt on Orthwaite Bank on the route up Great Cockup

Grouse Butt on Orthwaite Bank on the route up Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (99)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The summit cairn on Little Sca Fell

The summit cairn on Little Sca Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (112)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Skiddaw massif from Binsey

Skiddaw massif from Binsey

Photo: David Hayter (162)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Going up Binsey with my husband

Going up Binsey with my husband

Photo: Christine Shepherd (700)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - North to The Solway Firth from Binsey

North to The Solway Firth from Binsey

Photo: Stephen Collins (4)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Skiddaw from Orthwaite

Photo: Andy Lyons (1)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Climbing Great Sca Fell

Climbing Great Sca Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (110)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Checking the route near Orthwaite

Checking the route near Orthwaite

Photo: Terry Howard (98)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Photo: David Hayter (31)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

The stone wind shelter on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (109)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Sca Fell summit cairn

Great Sca Fell summit cairn

Photo: Terry Howard (111)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Binsey Summit

Binsey Summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (3)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Overwater from Binsey

Overwater from Binsey

Photo: David Hayter (161)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Meal Fell summit shelter

Meal Fell summit shelter

Photo: Christine Shepherd (496)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Meal Fell and Great Cockup from Great Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (166)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Great Cockup summit cairn

Great Cockup summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (514)

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water - Over Water from a cairn on Meal Fell

Over Water from a cairn on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (106)


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