Use my current location. Strictly speaking a permit is required from Warcop training Area Office. Having access to a caravan in the Eden Valley had led me to get to know some of the North Pennine tops very well and Mickle Fell had always intrigued me due to it's lack of access. Mickle Fell itself proved to be a worthy objective. You can walk on Mickle Fell on non-firing days as far as the army is concerned and the mod publish the dates. Wikipedia. At least = 660pixels (wide) x 440 pixels (high).). By all accounts these are much more numerous on the southern flanks of the fell and in the region of Tinside Rigg, well away from our own route. Get directions to the start of this easy-to-follow walk, See more details about this easy-to-follow walk. If you would like to add your walk photographs and pictures featuring views from, on or of Mickle Fell to this page, please send them as email attachments (configured for any computer) along with your name to: and we shall do our best to publish them. Access is only permitted on 12 weekends per year, which are publicly notified 12 months in advance. Darren Mortimer bagged on July 9th, 2017 [from/via/route] Hilton [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Overcast with the odd sun and windy on the tops. Walk NE 600m on grass to large summit cairn on Mickle Fell (2500ft+) NY80572453: Distance 0.57 km: Altitude 788 m: 6 Return by same route NY81683087: Distance 8.90 km: Altitude 512 m: A selection of weather forecasts local to this route. Located in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Forecast days. Mickle Fell is a mountain in the Pennines, the range of hills and moors running down the middle of Northern England.It is 2,585 feet (788 m) high and lies slightly off the main watershed of the Pennines, about ten miles south of Cross Fell.After Cross Fell, Mickle Fell is the highest Marilyn within the North Pennines designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Straight ahead is the long ridge of Mickle Fell. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(382600,520802.5)); osMap.addLayer(routeMarkersLayer);}. Location Map. osMap = new OpenSpace.Map('map', options); Mickle Fell lies within the Ministry of Defence Warcop Training Area and is only accessible on a limited number of weekends a year, when an access permit is required. Walking Questions and Answers    points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(378860,523762.5)); I WAS browsing through the Keighley News of May 2 and came across the Walk page, which tells me that Whernside is the highest mountain in Yorkshire. Mickle Fell seen behind. It lies well away from any rights of way and was also not on the routes specified by the MOD. } else { There are other interesting walks I’d also like to do within the Warcop Range – the steep sided valley of Scordale looks worth a visit some time in the future and that, at least, can be accessed using a public right of way. Maize Beck with Mickle Fell on the horizon. Walk Photo 133906. Use back button to return to the photo gallery lists. Mickle Fell is the highest point in the county of County Durham. The trig point a few yards to your right on Cronkley Fell is a mere 544 metres. Looking in the distance from south west to north west a range of 2000 feet summits is seen (Mickle Fell, Backstone Edge, Meldon Hill, Great Dun Fell, Little Dun Fell, Cross Fell, Round Hill and Herdship Fell). Mountains littered with shells and shell holes. Mickle Fell and His Neighbours Due to the difficulties with access to Mickle Fell, the MOD permit we had acquired for August proved very popular and we set out with 37 people on this walk. Caption - Great Runsdale Tarn with Mickle Fell on the far horizon. routepos = new OpenSpace.MapPoint(383170,519940); }. [with] Michelle Chandler [weather] Bright, sunny with showers - Very long day. This AONB, the second largest in area, covers some wild … For safety reasons public access is restricted to public rights of way during non-firing days only. “Scordale has a long history of mining activity and I found it highly reminiscent of the much better known Gunnerside Gill in Swaledale.” Mickle Fell, County Durham (DL12 0PB) - local area information, map, walks and more 790m high. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(378135,522262.5)); This point may have been under the administrative remit of a council calling itself Durham since 1974 but councils do not make counties. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(382590,520815)); points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(380195,524160)); They have contributed 4 public walk reports including this summit. Free example walks, See/Show Password Recent surveys have added two new 2000' tops to the Nuttalls list, Long Fell and Tinside Rigg, that I was keen to visit to maintain completion status. Mickle Fell is inside the Warcop Army Training Area. routesize = new OpenLayers.Size(33,45); Access is restricted and a permit is required (see link). osMap.setCenter(new OpenSpace.MapPoint(381010,521782.5),7); linesLayer = osMap.getVectorLayer(); The walk can only be done at 'access weekends' when the flag is furled, as here. A The walk combines alternative Pennine Way routes - one following an old miners’ track, the other crossing rough moorland terrain. With the vast slopes of Mickle Fell offering a backdrop the walk is full of interest, particularly in the 2nd half when it crosses the A685 and in to pretty Brough Sowerby. Previous Image Next Image Walk Description. Further Information. Access is only permitted on 12 weekends per year, which are publicly notified 12 months in … // Set up layer for route markers LK280 is seen here at Rivenhall in 1945 and was used by 570 Squadron in an SOE role and flew on the Rhine "Varsity" operation with F/Lt David Campbell RAFVR as pilot (photo Mr David Campbell Jnr). Here we sheltered for a while in a grouse butt from a passing shower and had our lunch before making the final climb to the trig point at the eastern end of Mickle Fell's summit ridge. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(378150,522902.5)); A challenging, high fell walk to the summit of Mickle Fell, which since the boundary changes of 1972 is now the highest point in County Durham. My original plan was to use the Nuttall walk from Hilton via Little Fell to Mickle Fell on a non firing day later this year when holidaying in the area. Not the Stirling which crashed on Mickle Fell, but Stirling LK280, a sister to LK488. NB. GPS Waypoints for Walking    var style_blue = {strokeColor: "#0000CD", strokeOpacity: 0.5, strokeWidth: 4.5}; Little Fell & Mickle Fell Aborted Kindly contributed by Steve Smith from his blog Starting Point: Hilton Accommodation: Bents Camping Barn Steve's Advice . Your email address will not be published. Mickle Fell seen behind. x.type = 'password'; Walk Photo 133906. routeMarkersLayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Markers("Route Markers"); A 2-day route around the fells of the remote Warcop military exercise area culminating at Mickle Fell and returning via Cronkley Fell and the south side of Maize Beck to Murton Fell. Walk 1339 : High Cup Nick from Dufton. function initmapbuilder() There are more distant views as well. Now to climb Mickle fell, what you have to do is complete a form applying for a permit. Share. As the historical summit of my native county Mickle Fell has always been high on my list of hills to climb, unfortunately though it also happens to reside in the Ministry of Defence’s Warcop Range. Cookies must be enabled for you to Log On successfully. //configure map options (basicmap.js) Peaks and Mountains    Chris Faulkner conquered on August 15th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Hilton, Micle Fell via Burton fell. From Hanging Seal it was then a 2¼ mile plod back along our outward route. Applying for the permit proved to be a lengthy process and I was worried we wouldn’t receive the permits in time as we were nearing the double bank holiday weekend in April. As well as visiting the crashsite on Mickle Fell on this walk I had also planned on visiting another crashsite which lay just over 3 mile to the east of the Stirling site on an area called Staple Moss. Date: 2015-05-23 From: Murton To: Grains o' th' Beck Distance: 14.6 mls, 23.50 km Height Gain: 2800 ft, 853.4 m Parking at: NY 87215 21127 View parking space in: OS Map or Google Street View Route Description: Murton, Low Hause, High Hause, Roman Fell, Christy Bank, Burton Fell, Little Fell, Arnside Rake, Mickle Fell, High Crag, White Band, Fish Lake, Grains o' th' Beck Cash Force & Bullman Hills | My North Pennines, Muggleswick Common | Walks | My North Pennines, Around Stanhope | Walks | My North Pennines, Blackhill Edge & Chapelfell Top | Walks | My North Pennines. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(379060,522227.5)); //crate a route start/end marker Of the two routes allowed Matt and I chose the one from the south starting by the county boundary at the summit of the B6276. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(379765,524102.5)); // create a polyline feature from the array of points points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(381680,521462.5)); //variables for routes Return by same route. Record Mickle Fell as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered, English Mountain49th highest in England,88th in England & Wales, English Nuttall58th highest in England,107th in England & Wales, English Marilyn17th highest in England,414th in Great Britain. Hill Name: Mickle Fell. Photographer : Lou Johnson. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(380090,524130)); The walk can only be done at 'access weekends' when the flag is furled, as here. (Guide Resolution = 300dpi. Mickle Fell There once was a time when climbing Mickle Fell was a simple matter of turning up on a non-firing day and walking there and back again. setglobaloptions(); From Little Fell we descended towards a couple of small tarns before picking up the course of Force Beck, which we followed all the way back to Hanging Seal. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(380285,523435)); points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(380430,522342.5)); See Help > FAQs - Logging On for details on how to enable cookies in your browser. The immediate benefit of heading ‘off route’ was the area of limestone on the descent from Mickle Fell. This AONB, the second largest in area, covers some wild and remote landscapes in northern England. Mickle Fell is the highest point in the county of County Durham. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(379770,522252.5)); Wikipedia. Find a forecast. News    North Pennines. Further Information . Highest mountain in the Pennine Hills of Northern England and the highest point in England outside the Lake District. Up until this point we had, rather disappointingly, not seen anything – other than warning signs – to denote we were on an army range. The decision on whether to head for Little Fell was one I’d agonised over before the walk but was one that we ultimately made quite easily once we had started the walk. We had decided to add on Bellbeaver Rigg and Viewing Hill as an additional 2 x 2000 footers, just in case there was not enough challenge in Mickle Fell itself! points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(378800,522022.5)); points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(378440,522057.5)); lineFeature = new OpenLayers.Feature.Vector(lineString, null, style_blue); Great Runsdale Tarn with Mickle Fell on the far horizon. Outcrops of sugar limestone can be identified beside the road. Copyright © 2000-2021 TMDH Limited. Walk Ideas and Collections    Use back button to … Ironically the moorland ridge between Mickle Fell and Little Fell provided the easiest walking underfoot of the whole walk, following as we did a faint path. go4awalk.com Help    The Walk I Would Do: This one. In terms of its profile it completely dominated much of the walk (from certain angles it bore a similarity to Pen-y-Ghent). This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. The red flag and notice board where the official route up Mickle Fell leaves the Pennine Way (approach route from Cow Green). Mickle Fell (Durham) weather. To add (or remove) your name and experiences on this page - Log On and edit your Personal Mountain Bagging Record, More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Mickle Fell, Mickle Fell from Little Fell (Burton Fell), Little Fell (Burton Fell) from the path to Mickle Fell, Little Fell (Burton Fell) summit cairn with Mickle Fell beyond, Send us your photographs and pictures on, of, or from Mickle Fell. Walks    Mickle Fell walk, Saturday May 3rd, 2014. Photographer : Lou Johnson. Places to Stay    Product Reviews/Gear Tests    From cattle grid at NY804224 hop over fence behind MOD warning signs and head up hill keeping fence line on left. Walk Photo 133907. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(383035,520120)); Or you can contact the range safety officer at Warcop for a permit. The forecast for Mickle Fell had been good enough, but Halifax was under a weather warning for snow (which didn’t materialise beyond three very short snow storms) and we didn’t want to go out to find that we couldn’t get back up the hill to Ma-in-Law’s house, so we deferred until today. Mickle Fell is a summit in the North Pennines – Western Fells region or range in England. var options = {resolutions: [2500, 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 25, 10, 5, 4, 2.5, 2, 1]}; Thirteen walkers left Dufton to follow the Pennine Way up to High Cup Nick, passing the impressive basalt plinth called "Nichol's Chair" (after the Dufton cobbler who is supposed to have sat astride it to mend a pair of boots). There is IMO a better route up Mickle Fell than the official ones if you are so minded Starting from just east of Grains o' th' Beck follow the tracks first towards Fish Lake, and then west to Close House, before heading up to High Crag, onwards to the Trig Point, and round to the summit. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(380180,524155)); Looking in the distance from south west to north west a range of 2000 feet summits is seen (Mickle Fell, Backstone Edge, Meldon Hill, Great Dun Fell, Little Dun Fell, Cross Fell, Round Hill and Herdship Fell). //set the center of the map and the zoom level The fell lying deep in MoD land is only accessible during a few permitted days of the year.Written for Walkingworld by Alan Anderson - Mickle Fell lived up to all expectations and we were lucky to have a day with clear summits and an extensive 360 degree panorama. More details on access arrangements can be found on the MOD website. The North Pennines, County Durham, England. For most of the route there was no path and there were sections, particularly around Hanging Seal, which had it not been so dry would have been extremely rough going. Christine Shepherd summited on August 6th, 2016 [from/via/route] Walked from Hilton using walk c407 [with] On my own [weather] Fine and breezy. To close this message click anywhere outside this window, ° Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record, ° Wainwright Outlying Fells (The Lake District), ° Mountains and Tops in England also known as 'Nuttalls', ° Hills in England that are also known as 'Deweys', ° The Mountains, Peaks, Tops and Hills in England in Alphabetical Order, ° Mountains and Tops in Wales also known as 'Nuttalls', ° Hills in Wales that are also known as 'Deweys', ° The Mountains, Peaks, Tops and Hills in Wales in Alphabetical Order, ° The Mountains, Peaks, Tops and Hills in Scotland in Alphabetical Order, Can't find something? Previous Image Next Image Walk Description. A sometimes rough walk from the top of the B6276 into the Warcop Army Range and up on to the summit of Mickle Fell, once the highest point in Yorkshire. Competitions    points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(379115,523862.5)); Follow fence line via Hewits and Hanging Seal as far as summit. Only two routes are officially allowed and the advice is to leave by the same route you entered the Range. North Pennines - Western Fells - Mickle Fell. Walk 1339 : High Cup Nick from Dufton. //make a route For safety reasons public access is restricted to public rights of way during non-firing days only. Grid Ref: NY8060424548 DoBIH Ref Number: 2711 Height: 2592 ft, 790.00 m Summit Features: small cairn 25m NE of large cairn Observations: large cairn is at NY 80586 24536 Hill Classifications: Ma,Sim,Hew,N,CoH,CoU,CoA Country: E Region: North Pennines - Western Fells. North Pennines. I just wished I had brought a Yorkshire flag with me to reclaim the top for my home county. Sorry, but your browser does not appear to be accepting our cookies. No photographs I am afraid but some valuable lessons that with hind sight might seem obvious. To contribute to go4awalk.com or to contact us about anything at all - see Talk To Us. Mickle Fell and His Neighbours Due to the difficulties with access to Mickle Fell, the MOD permit we had acquired for August proved very popular and we set out with 37 people on this walk. Mickle Fell was once the highest hill in Yorkshire but since the boundary changes is now in County Durham. Click here for the A - Z, Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record, Mountains and Tops in England also known as ', Hills in England that are also known as ', The Mountains, Peaks, Tops and Hills in England in Alphabetical Order, Mountains and Tops in Wales also known as ', The Mountains, Peaks, Tops and Hills in Wales in Alphabetical Order, The Mountains, Peaks, Tops and Hills in Scotland in Alphabetical Order. The so-called 'county top' of Yorkshire is at Mickle Fell in the North Riding. There are 101 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Mickle Fell. Walking Gear Guides    By Hugh Stewart May 5, 2014 Leave a Comment. From cattle grid at NY804224 hop over fence behind MOD warning signs and head up hill keeping fence line on left. } I understand that permission is required (in theory), but that the two routes for which permission is given do not visit Little Fell. North Pennines. Mickle Fell is 790 metres high. The immediate benefit of heading ‘off route’ was the area of limestone on the descent from Mickle Fell. This walk was first published on my MyPennines website. Fortunately the lady at the Range office was very helpful and emailed the permits to me in time. The views from the summit were excellent amd thankfully the haze was much less in evidence than it had been for much of April. Murton Fell - Mickle Fell - Little Fell - Long Fell - Tinside Rigg. tomd4: 05/05/2018: Parked at boundary wall between Cumbria and county Durham. Followed the wall all the way to Plateau then walked to the carn summit. Return via trig and then on track down to a bridge then cross country to boundary fence and back to the car So while I love walking in the Lakes I also get a kick from the very different landscape that is found around Mickle Fell. Here we found a number of flowers including the beautiful but rare Spring Gentian, the Upper Tees valley being the only place it is to be found in England. points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(378470,521752.5)); Walk Date - 03 March 2012 Walkers - Steve Smith, Clive Kirk Accommodation - Kirkby Stephen Hostel Start Point - Car park on B6276 on Durham/Cumbria border (GR NY83138 19939) Start Time - 09:30 ... Mickle Fell (226) Little Fell (102) first visited 07/02/2010 Hewitts (178) Despite Mickle Fell being the highest point of my home county it does not excite me. Mickle Fell is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List: See the location of Mickle Fell and the walk that climbs it on an interactive Google Map, Walk c407 Little Fell (Burton Fell), Mickle Fell and Murton Fell from Hilton. Caption - Maize Beck with Mickle Fell on the horizon. Mickle Fell, a good bank holiday walk. The fell is visible along the entire route of the walk. Mickle Fell, British Mountain 790m The Northern Pennines North Pennines - Western Fells MountainViews lists: British over 600m, British Marilyn Cookies. Caption - Maize Beck with Mickle Fell on the horizon. For more details see: Walking on Mickle Fell. For help logging on, see Help > FAQs > Logging On. Your Stories    Mountain in the Pennines, the range of hills and moors running down the middle of Northern England. routeicon = new OpenSpace.Icon('https://openspace.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/osmapapi/img_versions/img_1.1/mapbuilder/routemarker-startend.png', routesize, routeoffset, null, null); points.push(new OpenLayers.Geometry.Point(383170,519940)); The route of ascent followed a quarry road to Fish Lake and then a shooters track via Close House crags and High Crag. Required fields are marked *, Matt with his permit next to a Warcop Range sign, Matt on the final climb up on to Mickle Fell, Looking back at the summit of Mickle Fell, Mickle Fell from one of the small tarns near Force Beck, What seemed to be a small bomb or flare attached to a parachute, The Force waterfall was barely a trickle in the dry conditions, Nearing the top of the road with Iron Band beyond. There are only 2 permitted routes, this trace is the southern route. 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