Walk du145 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel

Wild moorland walking with fine views


Route outline for walk du145:

St John's Chapel  -  Thatch Mires  -  Chapelfell Top  -  Fendrith Hill  -  Swinhope Moor  -  Dora's Seat  -  Swinhope Head  -  Westernhope Moor  -  Black Hill (Westernhope Moor)  -  Littlewood Farm  -  Brotherlee  -  Shield  -  River Wear  -  Weardale  -  The Weardale Way  -  Westgate  -  Daddry  -  St John's Chapel.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
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).

You will also reach the summit of Westernhope Moor at 675m (2215ft). Westernhope Moor is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (119th highest in England, 203rd highest in England & Wales). Westernhope Moor is also known as an English Nuttall (160th highest in England, 270th 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 du145 Chapelfell Top from St John's Chapel

In no particular order . . .

Westernhope Moor summit trig point

Westernhope Moor summit trig point

Photo: Matt Porter (8)

Currick on Westernhope Moor

Currick on Westernhope Moor

Photo: Matt Porter (9)

Small Pond on the way back to St John

Small Pond on the way back to St John's Chapel

Photo: Christine Shepherd (408)

The River Wear in Weardale

The River Wear in Weardale

Photo: Matt Porter (17)

Currick on Westernhope Moor

Currick on Westernhope Moor

Photo: Matt Porter (10)

On The Weardale Way looking towards Elephant Trees

On The Weardale Way looking towards Elephant Trees

Photo: David Wright (187)

Weardale

Weardale

Photo: Matt Porter (3)

Ski Tows near Dora Seat on Swinhope Moor

Ski Tows near Dora Seat on Swinhope Moor

Photo: Matt Porter (7)

St John's Chapel, Weardale

St John's Chapel, Weardale

Photo: Matt Porter (2)

Cairn on the summit of Chapelfell Top

Cairn on the summit of Chapelfell Top

Photo: Christine Shepherd (406)


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