Buckbarrow

Overview
Height: 1,377 Feet - 420 Metres
Grid Ref: NY 136 061
Area: Western
Ordnance Survey: OL6
Wainwright Guidebook: Seven

Buckbarrow faces the famous Wastwater Screes and being itself, a steep and stoney declivity bears some resemblance, if only in miniature.

 

Map and Photo Gallery

 

Buckbarrow from IIIgill Head.

Buckbarrow from Greendale.

Buckbarrow summit cairn

 

There are 2 walks to choose from including Buckbarrow

Walking the Wainwrights in 30 Walks - Walk 30 Nine fells west of Wast Water

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10th September 2016
ASCENT: 5,126 Feet - 1,563 Meters
MILES: 13.3
WAINWRIGHTS: 9, Buckbarrow - Seatallan - Middle Fell - Haycock - Scoat Fell - Steeple - Pillar - Red Pike - Yewbarrow
ROUTE: Harrow Head - Gill Beck - Buckbarrow - Glade How - Seatallan - Middle Fell - Winscale Hows - Pots of Ashness - Haycock - Scoat Fell - Steeple - Black Crag - Windy Gap - Pillar - Windy Gap - Black Crag - Red Pike - Dore Head - Stirrup Crag - Yewbarrow - Bell Rib - Overbeck Bridge
 

A Greendale Round

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22nd April 2011
ASCENT: 2,500 Feet, 747 Meters
MILES: 10.7
WAINWRIGHTS: 5, Buckbarrow, Seatallan, Haycock, Caw Fell & Middle Fell
ROUTE:  
 

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