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Seatallan

Seatallan



Grid Reference: NY 15940 11384
Height: 841 metres/2759 feet

"the big cairn on Seatallan is attributed to the early British inhabitants and may well be thousands of years old."
A Wainwright

The huge grassy dome of Seatallan, above the Wasdale Valley is not the best known mountain to fellwalkers, but it is prominent when seen from the higher fells around the head of Wasdale, particularly from the Scafells across the valley.

The summit is an interesting place, a tumulus on the summit is thought to be thousands of years old, probably marking a burial.

  1. The Wasdale Fells from Lingmell

    Above Wasdale to Seatallan

    £22.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:

    Pleasant walking with great views over the Wasdale Valley

    Distance: 14km / 9 miles
    Ascent: 770m / 2500ft
    Duration: 6 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1
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  2. Looking up at Yewbarrow from Nether Beck

    Yewbarrow & Haycock

    £22.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:

    A long walk over rough ground to some of the remotest summits in the Lake District

    Distance: 17km / 10 miles
    Ascent: 1300m / 4300ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1
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