Bakestall

Height: 673m/2,208ft

Grid Reference: NY266307

Fells » Northern Fells

Lists: FRCC (103) Wainwright (N.12)

Ascents: 9

Wainwright's Northern Fells guide book published in 1962 states Bakestall's height as 2,189ft but the OS 1:25,000 map now records 673m (2,208ft)

Wainwright's summit cairn is 100m to the north of the true top which is at the fence bend.

location

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 22 Jan 2011 - Five Skiddaw Fells
Briar Rigg, Keswick - Latrigg car park (end of Gale Road) - Lonscale Fell - Jenkin Hill - Skiddaw Lesser Man - Skiddaw Little Man - Skiddaw - Bakestall - Birkett Edge - Cumbria Way - Skiddaw House - Glenderaterra valley - Latrigg car park - Latrigg - Briar Rigg
14.00 miles4,150ft
Sun 5 Apr 2009 - Skiddaw from Peter House Farm
Peter House Farm - Whitewater Dash - Birkett Edge - Bakestall - Skiddaw - Sale How - Skiddaw House - Cumbria Way - Whitewater Dash - Peter House Farm
9.25 miles2,700ft
Sat 24 May 2008 - The Old Crown Round
Hesket Newmarket - Carrock Beck Ford - Carrock Fell - Grainsgill Beck Bridge, Mosedale - Bowscale Fell - Blencathra - Mungrisdale Common - The Stake - Skiddaw House - Sale How - Skiddaw - Bakestall - Dash Beck - Brockle Crag - Great Cockup - Longlands - Green Head - Fell Side - Nether Row - Hesket Newmarket
25.75 miles7,355ft
Fri 18 May 2007 - 08 Skiddaw
Peter House Farm - Whitewater Dash - Birkett Edge - Bakestall - Skiddaw - Sale How - Skiddaw House - Cumbria Way - Whitewater Dash - Peter House Farm
9.25 miles2,700ft
Sun 13 May 2007 - 03 Skiddaw
Peter House Farm - above Dead Crags - Bakestall - Skiddaw - Skiddaw Little Man - Skiddaw Lesser Man - Jenkin Hill - Lonscale Fell - Burnt Horse - Skiddaw House - Cumbria Way - Whitewater Dash - Peter House Farm
10.50 miles3,200ft
Sat 14 Oct 2006 - Longside Edge and Skiddaw
High Side, nr Bassenthwaite village - Watches - The Edge - Ullock Pike - Long Side - Carl Side - Carlside Tarn - Skiddaw - Bakestall - Broad End - Barkbethdale - High Side
8.50 miles3,150ft
Sat 15 Oct 2005 - Bakestall, Skiddaw and Burnt Horse
Peter House Farm - Whitewater Dash - Birkett Edge - Bakestall - Skiddaw - Jenkin Hill - Lonscale Fell - Burnt Horse - Skiddaw House - Cumbria Way - Whitewater Dash - Peter House Farm
11.25 miles3,000ft
Sat 21 Dec 2002 - Longside Edge and Skiddaw
High Side, nr Bassenthwaite village - Watches - The Edge - Ullock Pike - Long Side - Carl Side - Carlside Tarn - Skiddaw - Bakestall - Broad End - Barkbethdale - High Side
8.50 miles3,150ft
 Mon 31 Aug 1998 - Longside Edge and Skiddaw
High Side, nr Bassenthwaite village - Watches - The Edge - Ullock Pike - Long Side - Carl Side - Skiddaw - Bakestall - cross Dead Beck - path by Cockup Gill - Melbecks - road - High Side
8.25 miles3,130ft