Gategill Fell Top

Area:Lake District - Northern Fells
Classification:Birkett and Nuttall
(also Synge)
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY317273         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:overhanging rock 5m E of cairn
Daylight:dawn 03:40, sunrise 04:36, sunset 21:53, dusk 22:49

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This is one of the Blencathra tops. See Hallsfell Top for information about the range.

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: Andy67, beth, Billygoat75, Chris Mac, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35, davew, DG123, digby, duncbarnes, euant, Fellwalker, fidds, fizzerfox (x3), Floydian1, frizzwig, gallowshill, gilly_3886, James82, King of the Tops (x3), Lancashire Lad, leedrich, lfmcv, mike palmer, Mikew92, Rosehip, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, ScoutScarShuffler, SheepFarmer, Steve Britton, Steve18566, and StevetheRover.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 17 properties offering rooms near Gategill Fell Top. Here are some examples:

NC Non-Classified
£560-910 per week
9.3km (5.7 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£502-2334 per week
1.8km (1.1 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£403-1981 per week
1.7km (1.1 miles) away, sleeps 4

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