Sand Hill

Area:Lake District - North Western Fells
Classification:Birkett and Nuttall
(also Synge)
Height:756m (with a drop of 17m)
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 04:05, sunrise 04:55, sunset 21:24, dusk 22:13

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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 (twice), Ginty,, jplyons, JSutton, Kanianne, kevharris73, King of the Tops, Lancashire Lad, Lenny0018, mariablky, McLeish, MickRadford, Mikew92, Nathaniel Hillman (x4), navdave, NickiG, Nigel Dewhirst, Nottspanther, Oli R C, pah800, peterb, Rebecca55, Rudi2309, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, ScoutScarShuffler, SheepFarmer, (twice), Stephenmshanks, Steve1607, Steve18566, StevetheRover, ThinArthur (twice), ThrowerBell, Tiff18, Tinnion96, Trevor123 (twice), Tricia15, ukhpr,, wolfgangb, and yorkmunrobagger.

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