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Broom Fell

Broom Fell



Grid Reference: NY 19444 27190
Height: 511 metres/1677 feet

"From the ridge there is a magnificent prospect of the Grasmoor Fells and the Vale of Lorton."
A Wainwright

The long grassy ridge of Broom Fell descends west from Lords Seat to Widow Hause and Graystones, to the south slopes descend to the forested Aiken Beck and Darling How while to the north lies the wonderful Wythop Valley.

The views west over the Lorton Valley are magnificent as is the prospect across Whinlatter Pass towards the Grasmoor Fells.

  1. On the summit of Barf

    Above Whinlatter: Private Guiding

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:

    Gentle fells above the Whinlatter Forest giving great views over northern Lakeland and the Solway Coast.

    Distance: 14km / 9 miles
    Ascent: 770m / 2500ft
    Duration: 6 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1
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