Walk c478 Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell and Gavel Fell from Loweswater

Fine high level walk


Route outline for walk c478:

Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater)  -  Loweswater  -  High Nook Farm  -  Highnook Beck  -  Holme Wood  -  Burnbank Fell  -  Sharp Knott  -  Blake Fell  -  Fothergill Head  -  Gavel Fell  -  Black Crag (Gavel Fell)  -  Highnook Beck  -  Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater).




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
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 Blake Fell at 573m (1881ft). Blake Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 139). Blake Fell is also known as an English Dewey (37th highest in England, 82nd in England & Wales)Blake Fell is also classified as an English Marilyn (56th highest in England, 809th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Gavel Fell at 526m (1726ft). Gavel Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 159). Gavel Fell is also known as an English Dewey (124th highest in England, 284th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Burnbank Fell at 475m (1559ft). Burnbank Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 183).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c478 Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell and Gavel Fell from Loweswater

In no particular order . . .

Stile and cotton grass on the way from Burnbank Fell to Blake.

Stile and cotton grass on the way from Burnbank Fell to Blake.

Photo: Christine Shepherd (20)

Murton Fell beyond Cogra Moss from Sharp Knott

Murton Fell beyond Cogra Moss from Sharp Knott

Photo: Raymond Brown (39)

Mellbreak from the Kirkstile Inn car park at Loweswater

Mellbreak from the Kirkstile Inn car park at Loweswater

Photo: Christine Shepherd (17)

Grasmoor and Crummock Water from Holme Wood above High Nook Farm

Grasmoor and Crummock Water from Holme Wood above High Nook Farm

Photo: Raymond Brown (32)

Loweswater from path above Holme Wood

Loweswater from path above Holme Wood

Photo: Gerry Ball (34)

Hay field by Loweswater

Hay field by Loweswater

Photo: David Hayter (157)

Loweswater and Burnbank Fell

Loweswater and Burnbank Fell

Photo: David Hayter (154)

Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Grasmoor (centre) and Mellbreak (mid ground) from Blake Fell

Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Grasmoor (centre) and Mellbreak (mid ground) from Blake Fell

Photo: Mike Knipe (174)

Loweswater and Carling Knott

Loweswater and Carling Knott

Photo: David Hayter (156)

Gavel Fell summit cairn with Mellbreak and Grasmoor beyond

Gavel Fell summit cairn with Mellbreak and Grasmoor beyond

Photo: Raymond Brown (43)

Burnbank Fell summit cairn

Burnbank Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (703)

Darling Fell across Loweswater

Darling Fell across Loweswater

Photo: Andy Jamieson (2)

The cairn on the summit of Gavel Fell

The cairn on the summit of Gavel Fell

Photo: Raymond Brown (44)

Burnbank Fell across Loweswater

Burnbank Fell across Loweswater

Photo: David Hayter (153)

The cairn and fence on the summit of Burnbank Fell

The cairn and fence on the summit of Burnbank Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (523)

Blake Fell summit cairn

Blake Fell summit cairn

Photo: Raymond Brown (40)

Blake Fell from Maggie's Bridge

Blake Fell from Maggie's Bridge

Photo: Raymond Brown (53)

The Path to Hen Comb from Loweswater

The Path to Hen Comb from Loweswater

Photo: David Hayter (373)

Mellbreak from near Maggie s Bridge, Loweswater

Mellbreak from near Maggie s Bridge, Loweswater

Photo: Raymond Brown (30)

Loweswater photographed from the terrace path above Holme Wood

Loweswater photographed from the terrace path above Holme Wood

Photo: Chris Brankin (42)

Murton Fell from Blake Fell summit

Murton Fell from Blake Fell summit

Photo: Raymond Brown (42)

The North Western Fells from Blake Fell summit

The North Western Fells from Blake Fell summit

Photo: Raymond Brown (41)

Whiteside (Crummock) (centre left) and Grasmoor (centre right) and the shoulder of Mellbreak (far right) from above High Nook Farm, Loweswater

Whiteside (Crummock) (centre left) and Grasmoor (centre right) and the shoulder of Mellbreak (far right) from above High Nook Farm, Loweswater

Photo: Raymond Brown (31)

Mellbreak from Maggie's Bridge

Mellbreak from Maggie's Bridge

Photo: Raymond Brown (52)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk c478 Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell and Gavel Fell from Loweswater


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