Barf

Overview
Height: 1,536 Feet - 468 Metres
Grid Ref: NY 214 267
Area: North Western
Ordnance Survey: OL4
Wainwright Guidebook: Six

Insignificent in height and of no greater extent than half a mile square, the rugged pyrimid of Barf near the head of Bassenthwaite Lake yet contrives to arrest and retain the attention of travvlers along the road at its base.

 

Map and Photo Gallery

 

Barf seen with Skiddaw in the distance.

 

There are 3 walks to choose from including Barf

Walking the Wainwrights in 30 Walks - Walk 2 The Lord's Seat and Wythop Fells

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30th January 2016
ASCENT: 3,200 Feet - 976 Meters
MILES: 11.6
WAINWRIGHTS: 7, Whinlatter Barf - Lord's Seat - Broom Fell - Graystones - Ling Fell - Sale Fell
ROUTE: Darling How - Aiken Plantation - Brown How - Whinlatter - Tarbarrel Moss - Barf - Lord's Seat - Broom Fell - Widow Hause - Graystones - Wythop Moss - Brumston Bridge - Ling Fell - Kelswick Farm - Sale Fell - Wythop Church
 

Wet & windy on The Lord’s Seat Fells

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25th October 2014
ASCENT:

2,500 Feet, 762 Metres

MILES: 8.6
WAINWRIGHTS:

Whinlatter – Lords Seat – Barf – Broom Fell – Graystones

ROUTE:

Darling How – Aiken Plantation – Brown How – Whinlatter Top – Tarbarrel Moss – Ullister Hill – Beckstones Gill – Barf – Lord’s Seat – Broom Fell – Widow Hause – Graystones – Scawgill Bridge – Darling How

 

The Lord’s Seat Fells

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10th April 2011
ASCENT: 2,500 Feet, 762 Meters
MILES: 8.5
WAINWRIGHTS: 5, Whinlatter, Lords Seat, Barf, Broom Fell & Graystones
ROUTE:  
 

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