Great Sca Fell

Area:Lake District - Northern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright and Birkett
(also Fellranger, Synge, and deleted Nuttall)
Height:651m
Maps:OL4(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY291339         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn - photo
Notes:ground within 5m radius of similar height; cairn built since Wainwright volume was published
Daylight:dawn 06:20, sunrise 06:56, sunset 19:14, dusk 19:49

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Looking up to Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell
Looking up to Great Sca Fell from Meal Fell


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If you need accommodation we have details of 15 properties offering rooms near Great Sca Fell. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£583-3852 per week
7.4km (4.6 miles) away, sleeps 8
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£418-2271 per week
6.9km (4.3 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£361-1996 per week
7.2km (4.5 miles) away, sleeps 4

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