Birkett, Bridge, Buxton & Lewis, Easten Fell, English Nuttall, Fellranger, Nuttall, Sub Hewitt, Synge, WainwrightWalks By Hill:
A Few Facts About Birks
Location - Birks is ranked number 124 in height in the full Wainwright listing - and number 24 in height in Wainwrights Eastern Fells.
Birkett Fell - Birks is ranked number 206 in height in the full Birkett listing.
Geology - The principal rocks of the summit area are the pebbly sandstones of the Blind Cove Member. The flanks carry andesite sills and volcaniclastic sandstone.
Ascents - The fell is always climbed from the Patterdale valley with no other starting point being viable. Birks is also usually climbed as part of a larger walk with Arniston Crag and St Sunday Crag.