Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel

A walk in The North Pennines, County Durham, North East North East England

Wild moorland walking with fine views

Walk Route Summary:

- St John's Chapel, Thatch Mires, Chapelfell Top, Fendrith Hill, Swinhope Moor, Dora's Seat, Swinhope Head, Swinside House, Daddry Shield, River Wear, Weardale, The Weardale Way, St John's Chapel.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel St John's Chapel, Thatch Mires, Chapelfell Top, Fendrith Hill, Swinhope Moor, Dora's Seat, Swinhope Head, Swinside House, Daddry Shield, River Wear, Weardale, Weardale Way, St John's Chapel The North Pennines,   County Durham,  England

Chapelfell Top summit cairn
Photo: Matt Porter

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Chapelfell Top at 703m (2307ft). Chapelfell Top is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (103rd in England, 171st in England & Wales). Chapelfell Top is also known as an English Nuttall (128th in England, 213th in England & Wales).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Fendrith Hill, 696m (2284ft). Fendrith Hill is also known as an English Nuttall (140th in England, 229th in England & Wales).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

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Mountain
Wainwright
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Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
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Wainwright
Outlying Fells
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Marilyns
Bridget
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Bridgets


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.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel

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Peat Hags on Chapelfell Top. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

1. Peat Hags on Chapelfell Top
Photo: Christine Shepherd (407)


Weardale. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

2. Weardale
Photo: Mike Knipe (194)


The boundary ditch from Chapelfell Top. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

3. The boundary ditch from Chapelfell Top
Photo: Christine Shepherd (421)


The church in the village of St John's Chapel, Weardale. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

4. The church in the village of St John's Chapel, Weardale
Photo: Matt Porter (1)


A useful wooden path across the Swinhope Moor bog. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

5. A useful wooden path across the Swinhope Moor bog
Photo: Christine Shepherd (404)


Rainbow in Weardale. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

6. Rainbow in Weardale
Photo: John Bragg (1)


The River Wear in Weardale. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

7. The River Wear in Weardale
Photo: John Bragg (3)


The River Wear in Weardale. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

8. The River Wear in Weardale
Photo: Matt Porter (14)


The River Wear in Weardale. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

9. The River Wear in Weardale
Photo: Matt Porter (15)


The River Wear south of Wolsingham. Walk route map du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel photo

10. The River Wear south of Wolsingham
Photo: David Wright (186)



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