Walk du129 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel

Wild moorland walking with fine views


Route outline for walk du129:

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.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

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 highest in England, 171st highest in England & Wales). Chapelfell Top is also known as an English Nuttall (128th highest in England, 213th highest in England & Wales).

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

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL31
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 91 or 92
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


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

In no particular order . . .

Cairn on the summit of Chapelfell Top

Cairn on the summit of Chapelfell Top

Photo: Christine Shepherd (406)

The River Wear in Weardale

The River Wear in Weardale

Photo: Matt Porter (17)

The River Wear in Weardale

The River Wear in Weardale

Photo: Matt Porter (15)

Weardale

Weardale

Photo: Mike Knipe (194)

St John's Chapel, Weardale

St John's Chapel, Weardale

Photo: Matt Porter (2)

The River Wear south of Wolsingham

The River Wear south of Wolsingham

Photo: David Wright (186)

Ski Tows near Dora Seat on Swinhope Moor

Ski Tows near Dora Seat on Swinhope Moor

Photo: Matt Porter (7)

Peat Hags on Chapelfell Top

Peat Hags on Chapelfell Top

Photo: Christine Shepherd (407)

The River Wear in Weardale

The River Wear in Weardale

Photo: Matt Porter (13)

Carr Brow Moor beyond Weardale from the lower slopes of Chapelfell Top

Carr Brow Moor beyond Weardale from the lower slopes of Chapelfell Top

Photo: Matt Porter (4)


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