Walk n132 The Cheviot, Comb Fell and Hedgehope Hill from Harthope Burn Valley

Fabulous high level walk


Route outline for walk n132:

- Harthope Burn Valley  -   Hawsen Burn Parking Area  -   New Burn  -   Scald Hill  -   The Cheviot  -   Cairn Hill (Scotsmans Cairn)  -   Harthope Burn  -   Comb Fell  -   Hedgehope Hill  -   Long Crags  -   Housey Crags  -   Hawsen Burn Parking Area.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is The Cheviot at 815m (2674ft). The Cheviot is the highest point in the county of Northumberland. The Cheviot is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (35th highest in England, 66th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). The Cheviot is also known as an English Nuttall (43rd in England, 80th in England & Wales). The Cheviot is classified as a Marilyn (12th highest in England, 359th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Hedgehope Hill, 714m (2343ft). Hedgehope Hill is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (91st highest in England, 155th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Hedgehope Hill is also known as an English Nuttall (115th in England, 194th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Comb Fell, 652m (2139ft). Comb Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (142nd highest in England, 246th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Comb Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (191st in England, 328th 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 OL16
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 74 or 75 & 80
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk n132 The Cheviot, Comb Fell and Hedgehope Hill from Harthope Burn Valley

In no particular order . . .

Hedgehope Hill summit cairn and trig point

Hedgehope Hill summit cairn and trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (205)

Harthope Burn near Careyburn Bridge

Harthope Burn near Careyburn Bridge

Photo: Ian Leighton (109)

The River Rawthey behind The Cross Keys near Sedburgh

The River Rawthey behind The Cross Keys near Sedburgh

Photo: Christine Shepherd (211)

Approaching the summit of The Cheviot

Approaching the summit of The Cheviot

Photo: Wayne Atkins (1)

Bog on The Cheviot

Bog on The Cheviot

Photo: Christine Shepherd (208)

Scald Hill

Scald Hill

Photo: Ted Taylor (4)

Harthope Burn, The Cheviot

Harthope Burn, The Cheviot

Photo: Ted Taylor (13)

Long Crags on the descent from Hedgehope Hill

Long Crags on the descent from Hedgehope Hill

Photo: Christine Shepherd (206)

Hedgehope Hill summit

Hedgehope Hill summit

Photo: Wayne Atkins (5)

The Cheviot summit

The Cheviot summit

Photo: Ted Taylor (10)


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