Walk dg130 Scaw'd Fell and Croft Head from Moffat Dale

Quiet Lonely fells - glorious!


Route outline for walk dg130:

- Parking Area A708 NE of Moffat  -   Moffat Water  -   Moffat Dale  -   The Southern Upland Way  -   Cornal Burn  -   Craigbeck Hope  -   Coomb Cairn  -   Scaw'd Fell  -   Eskdalemuir  -   Wamphrey Burn  -   Sheepfold  -   Slecoth Burn  -   Croft Head  -   Corfthead Burn  -   Craiglochan Gardens  -   Parking Area.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munros
0
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Graham
1
Graham
Murdos
0
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donald
1
Donald
marilyn
2
Scottish
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets
Munros
0
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Graham
1
Graham
Murdos
0
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donald
1
Donald
marilyn
2
Scottish
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Croft Head at 637m (2091ft). Croft Head is classified as a Graham (No. 187)Croft Head is also classified as a Donald (No. 72) and a Marilyn (610th highest in Scotland, 703rd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Scaw'd Fell, 550m (1805ft). Scaw'd Fell is classified as a Marilyn (740th highest in Scotland, 874th highest in the UK).


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 Maps 330 & 322
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 78 & 79
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk dg130 Scaw'd Fell and Croft Head from Moffat Dale

In no particular order . . .

Moffat Water with Hunterheck Hill beyond

Moffat Water with Hunterheck Hill beyond

Photo: Mark Kissipie (59)

Mam Sodhail from Carn Eige

Mam Sodhail from Carn Eige

Photo: Mike Knipe (27)

Larsen Trap on Scaw'd Fell

Larsen Trap on Scaw'd Fell

Photo: Mark Kissipie (63)

The Ettrick Hills from Croft Head

The Ettrick Hills from Croft Head

Photo: Mark Kissipie (70)

Loch Fell from Croft Head

Loch Fell from Croft Head

Photo: Mark Kissipie (69)

Capel Fell from Croft Head

Capel Fell from Croft Head

Photo: Mark Kissipie (66)

Capel Fell from The Southern Upland Way in Eskdalemuir

Capel Fell from The Southern Upland Way in Eskdalemuir

Photo: Mark Kissipie (65)

Windy Standard from The Southern Upland Way

Windy Standard from The Southern Upland Way

Photo: Mike Knipe (26)

Scaw'd Fell summit cairn

Scaw'd Fell summit cairn

Photo: Mark Kissipie (61)

Croft Head summit

Croft Head summit

Photo: Mark Kissipie (73)


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