Monday 5th March 2007


Start Points : 1. Orthwaite (NY 252 337)

                    2. Binsey Lodge (NY 235 351)


Total Distance : 9.0  miles          Total Height Ascended : 860 metres


Route Maps



Binsey and Over Water from the beginning of the climb up Orthwaite Bank to Great Cockup


Bakestall, Skiddaw and  Ullock Pike from Great Cockup


A glimpse of Bassenthwaite Lake from the summit of Great Cockup


Frozenfell Gill - Meal Fell to the left with Little Sca Fell and Great Sca Fell behind


Skiddaw from Great Cockup’s lower eastern slopes


Looking back to Great Cockup from Meal Fell..................


……….....and the view in the opposite direction to Great Sca Fell


Time for a breather and a look back to Meal Fell and beyond from the steep climb up Great Sca Fell


Looking down Frozenfell Gill


The Caldbeck Fells from Brae Fell - High Pike the high point on the left.

Little Sca Fell the highpoint on the right - the grassy ridge path visible.

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The view east from Longlands Fell - Brae Fell left of centre.

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Another view of Binsey and Over Water from the summit of Longlands Fell


Sheep gathered in the yard of Orthwaite Hall


Over Water and a fine view of Skiddaw and the Uldale Fells


The view southwest from the summit of Binsey


The Uldale Fells from the lower eastern slopes of Binsey