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

The highest point of this walk is Great Sca Fell at 651m (2137ft). Great Sca Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 114).

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

You will also reach the summit of Meal Fell, 550m (1805ft). Meal Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 150). Meal Fell is also known as an English Dewey (71st in England, 162nd in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag Great Cockup, 526m (1726ft) - a Wainwright (No. 158), and an English Dewey (122nd in Eng, 282nd Eng & Wal) and Binsey 447m (1467ft) .


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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 . . .

Skiddaw massif from Binsey

Skiddaw massif from Binsey

Photo: David Hayter (162)

Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Stone wind shelter on Meal Fell from the summit cairn

Photo: Terry Howard (108)

Great Cockup summit cairn

Great Cockup summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (514)

Great Sca Fell from the summit cairn on Meal Fell

Great Sca Fell from the summit cairn on Meal Fell

Photo: Terry Howard (107)

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)

Knott and Over Water from Binsey

Knott and Over Water from Binsey

Photo: Stephen Collins (2)

Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell

Photo: David Hayter (31)

The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (497)

High Snockrigg summit with Red Pike (Buttermere) (left), Mellbreak (back centre) and Rannerdale Knotts ((right) surrounding Crummock Water in the background

High Snockrigg summit with Red Pike (Buttermere) (left), Mellbreak (back centre) and Rannerdale Knotts ((right) surrounding Crummock Water in the background

Photo: Christine Shepherd (710)

Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Knott (Uldale Fells) Summit

Photo: David Hayter (33)


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