Black Crag

Area:Lake District - Western Fells
Classification:Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY166116         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:prominent rock 8m WSW of small cairn - photo
Notes:rock is 40m E of larger cairn at NY 16555 11670
Daylight:dawn 03:53, sunrise 04:47, sunset 21:48, dusk 22:42
External links:Wikipedia

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Black Crag - Pillar
Black Crag - Pillar

This is a subsidiary top of Pillar.

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: AGJ64, CEW, chrisfry35, dsutton101, fizzerfox, geordiegary, gilly_3886, jegger, Lancashire Lad, MarjWatson, navdave (twice), SheepFarmer, Stephenmshanks, StevetheRover (twice),, and wolfgangb.

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

If you need accommodation we have details of 17 properties offering rooms near Black Crag. Here are some examples:

3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£389-1985 per week
11.5km (7.2 miles) away, sleeps 7
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£422-1910 per week
9.5km (5.9 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£299-1389 per week
11.8km (7.3 miles) away, sleeps 4

Photo by Elizabeth Oldham and is our copyright. For more information about this photo, including on copyright, see the photo's home page.

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