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Name:Harter Fell (Mardale)
Hill number:2537
Height:779m / 2556ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Class:Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright,
Birkett, Submarilyn, Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis,
Bridge
(Hu,Tu,Sim,Hew,N,W,B,sMa,Sy,Fel,BL,Bg)
Grid ref:NY 45970 09326
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:149.2m
Col:629.8m  NY 45235 09592  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL5S OL7N
Observations:cairn is built on largely hidden small outcrop of rock
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica 530
Survey of Harter Fell (Mardale) (Final).doc
Comments:height measured as 779.0m
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1021 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Mum, Ann?? Blisco03/01/2099
Kentmere Horseshoe - 9 Wainwrights - 24.8km walked with 1318m ascents in 7:48 moving and 2:59 stopped.Simply B04/03/2017
Circular from Sadgill with Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts. Hard snow on the tops.Neilb09/02/2017
3rd Wainwright of 2017Mick299128/01/2017
All misty. With McGraws and Katie. First ascent decades earlier.davechaffey29/12/2016
Kentmere - Hallow Bank - Overend - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - The Knowe - Brown Howe - Kentmere Pike - Withered end - Hallow Bank - Green Quarter - Kentmerebriandavies03/12/2016
Shipman Knotts, Goat Scar, Kentmere Pike, Harter Fell, Mardale Ill Bell, High Street, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell, Yokekeithouk27/11/2016
Classic Kentmere round from Kentmere Church via Garburn Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, High Street, Mardale Ill Bell, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts. Time 6 1/2 hours. Walked with dog. Weather fine and sunny for first half of walk. Mist came down whilst on Harter Fell around 1.45pm. Remained dry though. A wonderful walk ... mostly grassy ridges though boggy in places and rocky on Ill Bell and Froswick.jamessteel10025/10/2016
Walk 21 - Kentmere Horseshoe - Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite crag, Mardale ill Bell, Harter Fell (Mardale), Kentemere Pike & Shipman Knotts. Fells #68 to #75Kev_E25/10/2016
Shipman Knotts - Kentmere Pike - Harter Fell - Mardale Ill Bell - High Street (revisit)nolan19/10/2016
Kentmere to Nan Bield Pass and back over Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts. Unpleasantly windy, cold and damp conditions.milimana12/10/2016
Fell no 6 of the day - only 2 left now as my legs are starting to hurt.treborconde17/09/2016
Last big climb of the Kentmere round. Stopped half way up in a sheltered spot to have a sandwich. Number 5 of 7.AlanDStewart06/08/2016
Solodentalchimp06/08/2016
Quick late afternoon snatch. My first visit to the Haweswater valley and not disappointed. Haweswater car park, Small Water, Nan Bile pass, Harter Fell, Little Harter Fell, Adams Seat, Gatesgarth pass and down to car park. Surprised to find later Harter fell my second highest incomplete Wainwright.Mark T13/07/2016
Kentmere round solorobba_wag08/07/2016
From Mardale Head Car Park NY 436 192 via. Gatescarth Pass, then onto Kentmere Pike, Shipman Knotts, & Mardale Ill Bell, return Via. Nan Bield Pass and Small WaterWestdenewalker08/07/2016
Parked at Sadgill, walked up Gatesgarth Pass, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike, Goat Scar, Shipman Knotts, Wray Crag and back via the track from Kentmere.Chipstertrain23/06/2016
On me Toddwhiteuss21/06/2016
Climbed on circuit from HaweswaterBlue Scrambler19/06/2016
Kentmere Horseshoe. With Stephen. Parked at the Village Hall.ADT18/06/2016
with Lynn Parkinderek_74425/05/2016
With DelSquirrel_Nutty14/05/2016
straight up the grassy bank from small water, not recommendedgeoffreybbb12/05/2016
With Kidsty Pike, High Street and Mardale Ill Bell from Mardale Headlgwalksg08/05/2016
Round from Mardale Head Mardale Ill Bell Harter Fell Branstree Corpse RoadNorthender06/05/2016
Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, High Street, Rough Crag, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike. Parked the car at the village hall in Kentmere village (3 voluntary donation). Up Garnburn Pass and then on to Yoke, Ill Bell and Froswick. Only saw one person till I got on to main path up to High Street. Riggindale Crag was slow going but not a scramble. After dropping down to Blea Water, the climb up to Harter Fell via Small Water was hard work but since there was someone in front of me carrying their bike up (who I never caught up with) I couldn't complain. Excellent shelter at Nan Bield Pass. At the top of Harter Fell I met Cary and we walked down to Kentmere and gave him a lift to the YHA at Troutbeck where he'd started the day (he wouldn't have been home before 8 otherwise).tsharp03/05/2016
Pooley Bridge to Keswick 2-7 May 2016Ajm031003/05/2016
Clockwise Kentmere horseshoe.jonesthesteam14/04/2016
Kentmere round clockwise. Sun in the sky, snow on the ground.crax7310/04/2016
shipman knotts, goat scar, kentmere pike, harter fell, mardale lll bell, thomthwaite crag, grey crag, froswick, lll bell, yoke, sallows, sour howes, capple howe, ACW from kentmere village parked near church.robertphillips03/04/2016
Full Kentmere Horseshoe including High Street. Excellent conditions.MountainTerrier19/03/2016
Kentmere Kanter - Pup & CBHLittledave11/12/2015
From Haweswater to Adams Seat, Little Harter Fell, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike, Mardale Ill Bell, High Street and down Riggindale to Rough Knott and back to Haweswater. A strange combination but tidying up previously unclimbed tops. The cairn here should win the Turner Prize.clivevilla03/11/2015
Part of 6 Wainwright walk from Sadgill. Following on from Sleddale Fell, Tarn Crag and Branstree. On to Kentmere Pike.davepeel27/10/2015
Sadgill- Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipman Knottsbenarbia again17/10/2015
with davek973aren13/10/2015
Walked up from Kentmere village, up Shipman Knotts to Kentmere Pike then on to Harter Fell before heading back down the valley to Kentmere. Weather not brilliant, windy and cludy with fog patches but no rain!!GaryG07/10/2015
Circular walk with Pete taking in Shipman Knotts, Kentmere Pike and Harter FellRiver-Girl03/10/2015
3 bags in one day. Lovely valley and fab views.Neil&Em27/09/2015
Walked solo, starting from Kentmere village hall in low cloud and steady rain but brightened up nicely by this point. Met first person of the day on Harter - only about six hours after setting off! Route: Yoke - Ill Bell - Frownick - High Street - Rough Crag - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Goat Scar - Shipman Knottsstevem7621/09/2015
First hill of the day - some are sunshine.Roblex06/08/2015
go4awalk.com c204 - Solo walk from Sadgill, Longsleddale - Grey Crag - Tarn Crag - Branstree - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipman Knotts. Wainwright 44Nutty01/08/2015
15 miler with Dave Burton. Set off from the car park at the end of the reservoir, south up Gatescarth Pass, the HARTER FELL / KENTMERE PILE / Goat Scar / SHIPMAN KNOTTS / Nab Bield Pass / MARDALE ILL BELL / HIGH STREET / THE KNOTT / RAMPSGILL HEAD / HIGH RAISE / KIDSTY PIKE / Kidsty Howes and Dudderwick.richoakes29/07/2015
With Clare, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave29/07/2015
Weather clag on surrounding summits.MountainMac21/07/2015
With Ellie, training for macmillan challenge, very windy, wet at timesKliorsi18/07/2015
Myself and members of walkersforum.craghopper05/07/2015
Eighth summit reached of ten today park in Kentmere next to the church if walking the horseshoe the route can be found in the book walking the wainwrightsWAYNE ROWLETT04/07/2015
Kentmere Village - Garburn Pass - Yoke - Ill Bell - Froswick - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipman Knotts - Kentmere Villagedanthwaites09/06/2015