Great Mell Fell

Sun 18 Mar 2007

Route: Brownrigg Farm - Great Mell Fell - Brownrigg Farm

Distance: 2.00 miles

Ascent: 900ft

Time: 1 hour

With: On Own


Wild! Blizzard conditions and gale force winds for most of the walk. It eased a bit for the last 15 minutes. I'm glad I did not head on to the high fells today.

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Track at the start of the walk

Out on the open fell and its blowing a gale and snowing

The way ahead, I must be mad!

Great Mell Fell's summit

Heading down, retracing my steps with the visibility improving

The lower slopes of Little Mell Fell from the descent off Great Mell Fell

Hart Side, Stybarrow Dodd and Great Dodd from Great Mell Fell

Looking south towards the head of Ullswater from Great Mell Fell

Clough Head from Great Mell Fell

Snow covered tree in the upper woodland on Great Mell Fell

The upper woodland with in the distance Place Fell behind Gowbarrow Fell

Gowbarrow Fell from Great Mell Fell

Little Mell Fell

Previous Walk: Castle Crag from Grange (Sat 17 Mar 2007)

Next Walk: Great Mell Fell revisited (Wed 21 Mar 2007)

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