Blencathra

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Grid Ref NY 323 277
Height 2,847 ft
 
 
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Looking towards Blencathra from Souther Fell
 

Blencathra taken from Castle Lane
 

Sharp Edge in the snow
 

 
 

 
 

 
 

Choose a walk that includes this fell
The number of walks to choose from is 13

25th June 2016
  Blencathra from Mungrisdale 9.3 mile about 3000 ft
Mungrisdale - River Glenderamackin - Bannerdale Crags East Ridge - Bannerdale Crags - Bowscale Fell - Atkinson Pike - Blencathra summit tarn - Blencathra - Scales Fell - top of Mousethwaite Comb - Souther Fell - Low Beckside - Mungrisdale
 

5th September 2015 - Visiting the Lake District Tarns - Walk No 65
  Tarns on Blencathra 13.7 mile 4600 ft
Threlkeld - near Gategill Farm - Hall's Fell - Hall's Fell Ridge - Blencathra - Scales Fell - Scales Tarn - Blencathra - Know Crags- Blencathra summit Tarn - Atkinson Pike - Glenderamackin Col - Bowscale Fell - Bannerdale Crags - River Glenderamackin - top of Mousthwaite Combe - Scaley Beck - Diddick Gill - Gategill Farm - Threlkeld
 

18th April 2014
  A good Good Friday on Blencathra and Mungrisdale Common 6.7 mile 2100 ft
Blencathra Centre - Blease Fell - Knowe Crags - Gategill Fell - Blencathra - Atkinson Pike - Mungrisdale Common - Glenderterra - Blencathra Centre
 

19th May 2013
  Couldn't see a thing on Blencathra 6.3 mile 2300 ft
Blencathra Centre - Blease Fell - Knowe Crags - Blencathra - Knowe Crags - Blease Fell - Blencathra Centre - along the track above Glenderaterra and back
 

21st October 2012
  The early birds got the walk- Blencathra, Bannerdale Crags and Bowscale Fell 10.4 mile 3000 ft
Scales - Scales Fell - Blencathra - Atkinson Pike - Bannerdale Crags - Bowscale Fell - Mungrisdale - Hazelhurst - Far Southerfell - Souther Fell (farm) - Scales
 

15th October 2011
  Blencathra X 2, , , sort of 10.4 mile 3200 ft
Mungrisdale - The Tongue - Bowscale Fell - Bannerdale Crags - Atkinson Pike - Blencathra - Knowe Crags (Blease Fell) - Blencathra - Scales Fell - Souther Fell - Mungrisdale
 

24th December 2010
  24th December 2010 8.8 mile 2500 ft
Threlkeld - blencathra Centre - Blease Fell - Knowe Crags - Blencathra - Mungrisdale Common - Sinen Gill - below Blease Fell - Blencathra Centre - Threlkeld
 

9th January 2010
  Blencathra at its best 7.5 mile 2550 ft
Scales - Scales Fell - Blencathra - Atkinson Pike - Mungrisdale Common - Bannerdale Crags - White Horse Bent - Mousthwaite Combe - Scales
 

24th May 2008
  "an" Old Crown Round 25.7 mile 7400 ft
Hesket Newmarket - Pasture Lane - Calebreck - Carrock Fell - Swinside (road end) - Bowscale Fell - Blencathra - Mungrisedale Common - The Stake - Skiddaw House - Sale How - Skiddaw - Bakestall - Dash Beck - Brocklecrag - Great Cockup - River Ellen - Longlands - Charleton Wath (ford) - Fell Side - Nethe Row - Street Head - Hesket Newmarket
 

26th May 2007
  A bit of an adventure on blencathra 8.3 mile 2300 ft
Scales - Scales Tarn - Sharp Edge - Blencathra - Halls Fell Ridge - Gate Gill - Threlkeld - Old Keswick Railway Path - Keswick
 

19th July 2006
  Blencathra and Skiddaw, on the hottest day of the year. 14.2 mile 4783 ft
Blencathra Centre - Blencathra - Mungrisdale Common - Skiddaw House - Dash Falls - Bakestall - Skiddaw - Skiddaw Little Man - Lonscale Fell - Blencathra Centre
 

30th May 2005
  Blencathra and Mungrisdale Common to myself. 6.8 mile 2287 ft
Blencathra Centre - Knowe Crags - Blencathra - Atkinson Pike - Mungrisdale Common - Blencathra Centre
 

30th October 2004
  A long walk in the Northern fells. 12.5 mile 4636 ft
Blencathra Centre - Blencathra - Atkinson Pike - Mungrisedale Common - Burnt Horse - Lonscale Fell - Skiddaw Little Man - Latrigg - Blencathra Centre
 



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Lake District Walks