Walk du116 The Dodd and Killhope Law from Killhope Cross

One for the peak baggers - Killhope Head can be boggy!


Route outline for walk du116:

- Killhope Cross  -   Killhope Head  -   Black Hill  -   The Dodd  -   Smallburns Moor  -   Sunnyside Farm  -   Coalcleugh Farm  -   Mufton Hall  -   Carrshield Moor  -   Bridge Cleugh  -   Killhope Law  -   Killhope Head  -   Killhope Cross.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is The Dodd at 614m (2015ft). The Dodd is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (173rd highest in England, 302nd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). The Dodd is also known as an English Nuttall (245th in England, 425th in England & Wales).


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 OL31
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 86 or 87
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk du116 The Dodd and Killhope Law from Killhope Cross

In no particular order . . .

Snow on The Dodd

Snow on The Dodd

Photo: Mike Knipe (208)

Climbing The Dodd

Climbing The Dodd

Photo: Mike Knipe (53)

What's left of the 40ft pole on the summit of Killhope Law

What's left of the 40ft pole on the summit of Killhope Law

Photo: Christine Shepherd (615)

The summit cairn on The Dodd

The summit cairn on The Dodd

Photo: Christine Shepherd (578)

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) summit

High Dodd (Sleet Fell) summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (617)

Killhope Lead Mining Centre

Killhope Lead Mining Centre

Photo: Alan Stancombe (6)

Cairn on Killhope Moor

Cairn on Killhope Moor

Photo: Tim Eastwood (4)

Killhope Cross on A689 at the border between County Durham and Northumberland

Killhope Cross on A689 at the border between County Durham and Northumberland

Photo: Maurice Openshaw (1)

Semi-derelict hut on Killhope Law

Semi-derelict hut on Killhope Law

Photo: Tim Eastwood (1)

Carrshield Moor from the hut at the head of Bridge Cleugh

Carrshield Moor from the hut at the head of Bridge Cleugh

Photo: Maurice Openshaw (5)


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