Shelter Crags

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
Classification:Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY249053         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Daylight:dawn 06:26, sunrise 07:03, sunset 16:49, dusk 17:26

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Shelter Crags and Bowfell
Shelter Crags and Bowfell

Why not try walking up this hill using one of our walks:

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: anthbowles, CEW, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35, DANE2766, digby, dsutton101, fidds, fizzerfox, gallowshill, Lancashire Lad, Mikew92, Nathaniel Hillman, navdave, pistolrider, RuslandRambler (twice), ScoutScarShuffler, SheepFarmer, StevetheRover, and ThinArthur.

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 Shelter Crags. Here are some examples:

3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£295-1707 per week
8.4km (5.2 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Visit England Assessed Bed and Breakfast or Guest House
£37-45 per night
9.3km (5.8 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£1050-3808 per week
9.0km (5.6 miles) away, sleeps 8

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