Bleaberry Knott on Birk Fell

Height: 512 metres / 1680 feet Grid reference: NY 40273 18261

Angus on Bleaberry Knott, the highest point of Birk Fell

Angus on Bleaberry Knott, the highest point of Birk Fell

Place Fell

Start point: Sandwick (NY 423 196)

Sandwick – Low Birk Fell (425) Bleaberry Knott on Birk Fell (426) The Knight (427) Place Fell (428) High Dodd (429) Sleet Fell (430) – Sandwick

Distance: 5.7 miles     Total Ascent: 818 metres     Time Taken: 2 hour 25 minutes

Weather: Sunny start, gradually clouding in. 12°C.

I travelled East again today to complete a circuit of the fells between Ullswater and Boredale, taking in Place Fell as the high point. There are fabulous views of Ullswater from here, made all the better today with the pleasant Autumn conditions.