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Buckbarrow



Grid Reference: NY 13572 06126
Height: 420 metres/1378 feet

"This short climb is recommended for its exquisite view of the valley."
A Wainwright

The rocky southern spur of Seatallan drops away steeply over crags and screes to the Wasdale Valley, giving an interesting ascent from the Gosforth to Greendale roadside which can be continued over Glade How to the summit of Seatallan above.

  1. The Wasdale Fells from Lingmell

    Above Wasdale to Seatallan: Private Guiding

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:

    A few steep slopes generally good underfoot, spectacular views over Wastwater and the Scafells

    Distance: 9km / 6 miles
    Ascent: 740m / 2400ft
    Duration: 5 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1
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