Area:Lake District - Western Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, and sub HuMP
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL4(S), OL6(N) Explorer or 89 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY144107         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:large cairn on rock on S side of wall - photo
Notes:Wainwright claims windshelter on N side of wall (NY 14475 10726) is marginally higher
Daylight:dawn 06:27, sunrise 07:03, sunset 19:06, dusk 19:42
External links:Wikipedia

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Haycock from Middle Fell
Haycock from Middle Fell

Situated south of Ennerdale and north of Wasdale, Haycock stands a little apart from its neighbours so is a little quieter.

Usually climbed from Ennerdale Water with Scoat Fell, Steeple and Pillar included to make a good circular walk.

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

... or, if you've walked it already, why not log on or register and record your walk?

Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, beth, CARLOS, chloealina, chrisfry35 (x4), Darrenh, DrewBrown (twice), dsutton101, DukeNukem, fizzerfox, gallowshill, gbh, gilly_3886, Ginty (twice), Hannahfw, HighOrbiter, jegger, JJH94, luverlyjuberly, MarjWatson, markhallam, Mikew92, navdave, neil_h, Oli R C, Peterfishwick, RuslandRambler, springfishblue, Steve18566, steve71, StevetheRover, Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, vinmac, and wolfgangb.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 11 properties offering rooms near Haycock. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£479-2242 per week
6.5km (4.0 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£361-2233 per week
10.5km (6.5 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£672-4550 per week
10.9km (6.8 miles) away, sleeps 10

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