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 (71st highest in England, 162nd in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag Great Cockup at 526m (1726ft). Great Cockup is classified as a Wainwright (No. 158), and an English Dewey (122nd highest in England, 282nd highest in England & Wales). ; Binsey at 447m (1467ft). .

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 . . .

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)

Binsey and Over Water from Great Sca Fell

Binsey and Over Water from Great Sca Fell

Photo: David Hayter (32)

Going up Binsey with my husband

Going up Binsey with my husband

Photo: Christine Shepherd (700)

Over Water from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Over Water from the large cairn on the approach to Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (100)

On the summit of Binsey with my husband

On the summit of Binsey with my husband

Photo: Christine Shepherd (701)

Binsey Summit

Binsey Summit

Photo: David Hayter (160)

Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Photo: Terry Howard (108)

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

The small cairn on the summit of Great Cockup

Photo: Terry Howard (102)

Knott and Over Water from Binsey

Knott and Over Water from Binsey

Photo: Stephen Collins (2)

Binsey Trig Point and cairn with The Uldale Fells (Brae Fell, Great Sca Fell and Knott) beyond

Binsey Trig Point and cairn with The Uldale Fells (Brae Fell, Great Sca Fell and Knott) beyond

Photo: Mike Moodie (1)


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