Walk ny121 Simon's Seat from Barden Bridge, Wharfedale

Superb views over beautiful Wharfedale


Route outline for walk ny121:

- Wharfedale  -   Barden Bridge  -   The River Wharfe  -   Wharfedale  -   The Dales Way  -   The Strid. Strid Wood  -   Waterfall Cottage  -   Posforth Gill  -   Valley of Desolation  -   Laund Pasture Plantation  -   Smithyman Nook  -   Carncliff Top (Earl Seat)  -   Nanny Crag  -   Truckle Crags  -   Simon's Seat (Wharfedale)  -   Dalehead Farm  -   Eastwood Head  -   Howgill Lodge  -   The Dales Way  -   The River Wharfe  -   Barden Bridge  -   Wharfedale.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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

The highest point of this walk is Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) at 485m (1591ft). - Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) is known as a Bridget

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Carncliff Top (Earl Seat), 449m (1473ft). and a Bridget


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 OL2
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 104
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk ny121 Simon's Seat from Barden Bridge, Wharfedale

In no particular order . . .

Looking SSE from the summit of Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) - a thick mist lies over the lower fells in the distance

Looking SSE from the summit of Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) - a thick mist lies over the lower fells in the distance

Photo: Gordon Watts (1)

Nearing the summit of Simon s Seat

Nearing the summit of Simon s Seat

Photo: Sandra Littlewood (5)

The River Wharfe

The River Wharfe

Photo: Christine Shepherd (774)

Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) summit from the West - the figures (middle right) give a sense of scale

Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) summit from the West - the figures (middle right) give a sense of scale

Photo: Gordon Watts (3)

Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) summit

Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) summit

Photo: Brian Senior (2)

Looking WNW from the summit of Simon's Seat (Wharfedale)

Looking WNW from the summit of Simon's Seat (Wharfedale)

Photo: Gordon Watts (2)

Looking North from Simon's Seat (Wharfedale)

Looking North from Simon's Seat (Wharfedale)

Photo: Brian Senior (1)

Approaching the summit of Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) from the NW

Approaching the summit of Simon's Seat (Wharfedale) from the NW

Photo: Gordon Watts (4)

On Cracoe Fell

On Cracoe Fell

Photo: Sandra Littlewood (6)

Sugar Loaf (Horse Head Moor) summit Trig Point

Sugar Loaf (Horse Head Moor) summit Trig Point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (775)


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