Sand Hill

Area:Lake District - North Western Fells
Classification:Birkett and Nuttall
(also Synge)
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY187218         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Notes:rock 15m NNW at NY 18703 21891 is 10cm higher but higher ground could be hidden under cairn
Daylight:dawn 07:26, sunrise 08:04, sunset 17:49, dusk 18:27

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Sand Hill and Hopegill Head
Sand Hill and Hopegill Head

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: AGJ64, Andy67, benbrewins, beth, CEW, chrisfry35, DANE2766 (twice), davew, dsutton101, Fellwalker, fizzerfox, Floydian1, frizzwig, gallowshill, gilly_3886, Ginty, jplyons, JSutton, Lancashire Lad, Lenny0018, MickRadford, Mikew92, navdave, Nottspanther, Oli R C, pah800, peterb, Rebecca55, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, ScoutScarShuffler, SheepFarmer, (twice), Stephenmshanks, Steve18566, StevetheRover, ThinArthur (twice), Tiff18, ukhpr, wolfgangb, and yorkmunrobagger.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 18 properties offering rooms near Sand Hill. Here are some examples:

5 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£631-3340 per week
4.9km (3.1 miles) away, sleeps 4
NC Non-Classified
£19.00-22.00 per bed
8.3km (5.1 miles) away
5 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£372-2140 per week
4.9km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 2

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