Walk n128 Windy Gyle from Wedder Leap, Barrowburn

Wild walking on the Scotland/England border


Route outline for walk n128:

Wedder Leap  -  River Coquet  -  Rowhope Burn  -  Trows Burn  -  Windy Gyle  -  The Pennine Way  -  Hazely Law  -  Hepden Burn  -  Clennel St  -  Middle Hill  -  Fairhaugh  -  Barrow Burn  -  Barrowburn.




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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Windy Gyle at 619m (2031ft). Windy Gyle has the distinction of being a mountain in England (Hewitt) and a mountain in Scotland (Graham/Donald)

Windy Gyle is classified as an Donald (No. 0).Windy Gyle is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (169th highest in England, 296th highest in England & Wales). Windy Gyle is also known as an English Nuttall (236th highest in England, 412th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL16
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 80
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk n128 Windy Gyle from Wedder Leap, Barrowburn

In no particular order . . .

On Windy Gyle

On Windy Gyle

Photo: Rob Straker (1)

A great sign on Windy Gyle

A great sign on Windy Gyle

Photo: Christine Shepherd (203)

Rocking Stones at Crow Stones Edge on Howden Moors

Rocking Stones at Crow Stones Edge on Howden Moors

Photo: Jack Quick (10)

Windy Gyle summit cairn and trig point

Windy Gyle summit cairn and trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (200)

Harter Fell (Eskdale) (right) and Green Crag (Ulpha Fell) (left) from Great Worm Crag

Harter Fell (Eskdale) (right) and Green Crag (Ulpha Fell) (left) from Great Worm Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (453)

Descending in to the Grwyne Fawr Valley from Pen y Gadair Fawr in The Black Mountains

Descending in to the Grwyne Fawr Valley from Pen y Gadair Fawr in The Black Mountains

Photo: Rosemary Janes (1)

Russell's Cairn on the summit of Windy Gyle

Russell's Cairn on the summit of Windy Gyle

Photo: Danny Fox (22)

On the summit of Brown Willy

On the summit of Brown Willy

Photo: Patrick Fludder (1)

The Pennine Way from Windy Gyle summit trig point

The Pennine Way from Windy Gyle summit trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (201)

Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) with Mam Tor and Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) beyond during a winter temperature inversion

Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) with Mam Tor and Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) beyond during a winter temperature inversion

Photo: Anthony Waldron (7)


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