Walk n139 Grey Nag from Gilderdale Bridge

Easy walk on wild quiet moorland


Route outline for walk n139:

- Gilderdale Bridge  -   Gilderdale Burn  -   The Pennine Way  -   Whitley Castle  -   Black Hill (Whitley Common)  -   Grey Nag  -   Black Hill (Whitley Common)  -   Whitley Castle  -   The Pennine Way  -   Gilderdale Burn  -   Gilderdale Bridge.




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

The highest point of this walk is Grey Nag at 656m (2153ft). Grey Nag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (138th highest in England, 240th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Grey Nag is also known as an English Nuttall (186th in England, 320th 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 OL31
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 86
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk n139 Grey Nag from Gilderdale Bridge

In no particular order . . .

Langley Castle

Langley Castle

Photo: David Wright (63)

Grey Nag Summit cairn and Trig Point

Grey Nag Summit cairn and Trig Point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (545)

Whitley Castle Roman Fort

Whitley Castle Roman Fort

Photo: David Wright (59)

Looking over Gilderdale Bridge

Looking over Gilderdale Bridge

Photo: David Wright (62)

View from Black Hill (Whitley Common)

View from Black Hill (Whitley Common)

Photo: David Wright (61)

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) summit Trig Point under a light dusting of snow

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) summit Trig Point under a light dusting of snow

Photo: Christine Shepherd (547)

Grey Nag summit cairn, trig point and wall

Grey Nag summit cairn, trig point and wall

Photo: Chris Hillman (1)

View north from Black Hill (Whitley Common)

View north from Black Hill (Whitley Common)

Photo: David Wright (60)

Tom Smith's Stone

Tom Smith's Stone

Photo: Chris Hillman (2)

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) lit by the setting sun from Grey Nag

Renwick Fell (Thack Moor) lit by the setting sun from Grey Nag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (546)


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