Whinlatter Top

Height: 525m/1,722ft

Grid Reference: NY197249

Fells » North Western Fells

Lists: FRCC (172) Wainwright (NW.20)

Ascents: 6

Wainwright's top 'Brown How' at NY 191251 is at a height of 517m (1,696ft).

The highest point is at NY 197249 'Whinlatter Top', 525m (1,722ft).

In his guide Wainwright did question whether the OS 2.5 inch map of the time was correct. The latest map suggests he was right to question the map as the top has moved!

location

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 26 Jul 2009 - Whinlatter
Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre - Horsebox Crossroads - Whinlatter Top - Brown How - Whinlatter Top - Tarbarrel Moss - Horsebox Crossroads - Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre
3.75 miles850ft
Wed 23 Aug 2006 - Whinlatter
Whinlatter Pass - Whinlatter Top - Brown How - Whinlatter Top - Whinlatter Pass
3.00 miles750ft
Sat 24 Sep 2005 - Aiken Beck skyline
Scawgill Bridge - Spout Force - Darling How Plantation - Graystones - Widow Hause - Broom Fell - Lord's Seat - Ullister Hill - Tarbarrel Moss - Whinlatter Top - Brown How - Aiken Plantation - Darling How - Spout Force car park - Scawgill Bridge
8.25 miles2,200ft
Wed 12 May 2004 - Whinlatter, Lord's Seat and Barf
Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre - Whinlatter Top - Brown How - Whinlatter Top - Tarbarrel Moss - Ullister Hill - Lord's Seat - Barf - Whinlatter Forest - Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre
6.50 miles1,700ft
Sat 5 Jan 2002 - Whinlatter
Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre - Whinlatter Top - Brown How - Whinlatter Top - Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre
3.00 miles750ft
 Mon 1 Jan 1996 - Whinlatter Fells
Thornthwaite - Beckstones Gill - Barf - Lord's Seat - Broom Fell - Graystones - Scawgill Bridge - Brown How - Whinlatter Top - Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre
6.50 miles3,100ft