5th February 2005

Great Mell Fell and Little Mell Mell.


Walk Overview
Time 09.45 to 13.00
Duration 3 hr 15 min
Distance 6.4 mile
Ascent 1942 ft
Walking with On my own
Brownrigg Farm - Great Mell Fell - Little Mell Fell - Lowthwaite - Brownrigg Farm
Fells visited
Directory places visited

Starting Point Information Centre
Roadside, Brownrigg Farm

Generally used as the starting point for an ascent of Great Mell Fell, this is merely the end of a farm lonning which is wide enough the accommodate three or four cars. This is somewhere I've never failed to get parked.


Route Map

Little Mell Fell from the path up Great Mell Fell

Gowbarrow Fell with Place Fell and the far eastern fells behind.

Looking in the same direction, this time from Great Mell Fell summit.

Troutbeck from Great Mell Fell summit.

Little Mell Fell from near Great Mell summit.

Storm Damage in the woods on Great Mell Fell.

Highland Cattle in one of the fields between Great Mell Fell and Little Mell Fell.

And again.

Sign at the start of the steep climb up to Little Mell Fell.
This was the path I followed after visiting Little Mell Fell summit.

Ullswater and Heughscar Hill from the path up to Little Mell Fell.

Great Mell Fell from Little Mell Fell summit.
I could see the rain starting to move in now from the eastern and northern fells.

Ullswater again this time from near the summit, with the Howtown and the far eastern fells.

Great Mell Fell with the cloud just starting to drop below its summit.

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