Walk up Low Fell and Fellbarrow No ratings yet.

Route Summary:

A walk to the low fells of Low Fell and Fellbarrow near Buttermere.

7.9 km535 m3 hours

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

Start and Finish: Thackthwaite


None on route or start, but pubs and hotels in nearby villages with the Kirkstile Inn at Loweswater and the Wheatsheaf in Lorton.


None noted

Remember that we cannot outline every single hazard on a walk – it’s up to you to be safe and competent. Read up on Mountain Safety , Navigation and what equipment you’ll need.

Public Transport: Traveline for UK Public Transport
Parking and Post Code for Sat Nav (where applicable): 


Weather Forecast:

Met Office Lake District Mountain Weather

Check out our Best Mountain Weather Forecast?

Walk up Low Fell and Fellbarrow Route Map and GPX Download


Recommended Maps


We recommend either the Lakeland Fellranger series by Cicerone or the Wainwright’s Illustrated Walking Guides to the Lake District.

Summits and Places on this Route

Places Nearby

Walk up Low Fell and Fellbarrow Details

Low Fell and Fellbarrow are small fells in the Lake District’s North Western Fells with great views of Buttermere. The highest point is Low Fell at 424m, with views across the valley towards the surrounding fells of Grasmoor, Hopegill Head and towards the High Stile ridge.

Click here to view the full description. Images and GPX files used with permission of the route author.

Follow us on Twitter

Please rate this


Leave a Reply

(c) Mud and Routes 2018

Log in with your credentials


Forgot your details?

Create Account