Glaramara

Overview
Height: 2,568 Feet - 783 Metres
Grid Ref: NY 246 104
Area: Southern
Ordnance Survey: OL4
Wainwright Guidebook: Four

The ancient and beautiful name really applies only to the grey turret of rock at the summit but happily has been commonly adopted for the fell as a whole, and it is pleasing to record that no attempt has been made to rob it of its heritage or its past in the case of Blencathra.

 

Map and Photo Gallery

 

Glaramara summit seen over the Seathwaite Valley from Base Brown.

The summit of Glaramara.

Scrambling the rock step when approching the summit from the north.

Glaramara summit cairn & shelter

 

There are 4 walks to choose from including Glaramara

Walking the Wainwrights in 30 Walks - Walk 18 A milstone on the Glaramara Circuit

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18th June 2016
ASCENT: 3,645 Feet - 1,112 Meters
MILES: 12.2
WAINWRIGHTS: 5, Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) - Glaramara - Allen Crags - Great End - Seathwaite Fell
ROUTE: Seathwaite Bridge - Strands Bridge - Combe Gill - Tarn at Leaves - Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) - Combe Head - Glaramara - High House Tarn - Allen Crags - Esk Hause - Calf Cove - Great End - Calf Cove - Sprinkling Tarn - Seathwaite Fell - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite Farm - Seathwaite - Seathwaite Bridge
 

The Harry Griffin 2,000 footers Walk 12 -The Glaramara Circuit

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9th May 2015
ASCENT: 3,600 Feet - 1,098 Metres
MILES: 11.6
SUMMITS OVER 2,000Ft: Cam Crag - Combe Head - Glaramara - Glaramara South West Top - Allen Crag Ridge (NY 243 097) - Allen Crag Ridge (NY 241 092) - Allen Crags - Tongue Head - Seathwaite Fell (NY 230 093) - Seathwaite Fell (NY 227 095)
ROUTE: Seatoller - Strands Bridge - Combe Gill - Tarn at Leaves - Rosthwaite Fell - Combe Door - Combe Head - Glaramara - Lincom Tarns - High House Tarn - Allen Crags - Lower Esk Hause - Sprinkling Tarn - Sprinkling Crag Tarn - Styhead Tarn - Styhead Pass - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite - Seatoller
 

Great End.. a slight return

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2nd January 2011
ASCENT: 3,280 Feet, 999,7 Mtrs
MILES: 7.5
WAINWRIGHTS: 4  Glaramara, Alan Crags, Great End & Seathwaite Fell
ROUTE:  
 

The Esk Hause Fells

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18th September 2010
ASCENT: 3,400 Ft 926 Mtrs (approx)
MILES: 9.7
WAINWRIGHTS: 6, Glaramara, Allen Crags, Esk Pike, III Crag, Great End & Seathwaite Fell
ROUTE:  
 

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