Atkinson Pike

Also known as:Foule Crag
Area:Lake District - Northern Fells
County:Westmorland and Furness
Classification:Birkett and Nuttall
(also Synge)
Height:845m (with a drop of 16m)
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY324283         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock 3m W of cairn
Notes:rock is about 50cm higher than cairn base
Daylight:dawn 04:05, sunrise 04:56, sunset 21:39, dusk 22:31

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Atkinson Pike
Atkinson Pike

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: @woody, andypresley, BeckyST, benbrewins, beth, Billygoat75, CaptainScarlett, CEW, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35, Colin M (x3), Daz Graham, digby, dsutton101, DuncanG22, Fellwalker, fizzerfox (twice), Floydian1, gallowshill, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty (x3),, King of the Tops (x3), Lancashire Lad (twice), mariablky (twice), MarjWatson, martutd, maxwalks, McLeish, MickRadford, mike palmer, Mikew92, monkey, Nathaniel Hillman, navdave, NickiG, Nigel Dewhirst, Nottspanther, racheljanemchugh, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, sammyb7, SheepFarmer,, Stephenmshanks, Steve Britton, Steve18566, steve71,, ThrowerBell, TonyRogerson, Trevor123, Tricia15, vinmac, wak,, and wrowlands3.

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