Hen Comb

Height: 509m/1,669m

Grid Reference: NY132181

Lists: FRCC (183) Wainwright (W.28)

Ascents: 5

Wainwright's Western Fells guide book published in 1966 states Hen Comb's height as 1,661ft but the OS 1:25,000 map now records 509m (1,669ft)

Thu 27 Aug 2009 - Mellbreak and Hen Comb

Buttermere Village - Scale Knott - Mellbreak - Mosedale - Hen Comb - Scale Force - Buttermere - Buttermere Village [8.75 miles 2,450ft ascent]

Sat 7 Oct 2006 - A Loweswater Round

Loweswater Village - Mosedale Beck - Hen Comb - Floutern Cop - Gavel Fell - Blake Fell - Burnbank Fell - Holme Wood - Loweswater - Maggie's Bridge - Loweswater Village [8.50 miles 2,500ft ascent]

Sun 21 Sep 2003 - Hen Comb

Loweswater Village - Little Dodd - Hen Comb - Little Dodd - Loweswater Village [5.00 miles 1,300ft ascent]

Thu 22 Nov 2001 - Mellbreak, Hen Comb and Gavel Fell

Maggie's Bridge, Loweswater - Kirkstile Inn, Loweswater - Mellbreak (North top) - Mellbreak - Mosedale - Hen Comb - Gavel Fell - High Nook Farm - Maggie's Bridge [8.00 miles 3,000ft ascent]

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