High Crag (Buttermere)

Area:Lake District - Western Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY180139         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:southerly of two cairns
Notes:cairn to N is lower
Daylight:dawn 03:42, sunrise 04:38, sunset 21:53, dusk 22:49
External links:Wikipedia

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High Crag from the Scarth Gap Path
High Crag from the Scarth Gap Path

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody (x4), adgl, AGJ64, ahampson, ajdowsett, alanm9, alanprince (twice), albee23, Andy Duff, anthbowles, Ashleighatkinson, atessa, awall, Bazwell (twice), beth, Bilberry, Billygoat75, bob.taylor100, bryanatk, CAnderson3, CarlandHay, CARLOS, Carolwildbird, cat wakelin, Cat.White, ccoleby, charlottegetsaround, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x5), chrisjohn87, CodyJ, Cowles, Cumbrian33 (twice), DANE2766, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, davew, Daz Graham, DJSibbald, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem (twice), elainewoodhouse, Fellwalker, fidds, fizzerfox, Floydian1, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, gdh200, gerard.hurst, gilly_3886, Ginty (twice), Guarracino, Harter hod carrier (x5), hhampson, hillbilly, Hubbards, i2am2no2man (twice), ianjbaines, iggsypoo, JazMeg26, Jennie, JennyPeachey, JimRiley, JJH94, jodyd, johngraham5056@aol.com, jplyons, JTM, Julieabram, Kerrymaffwalk, kisgoni, koczur, Lakeviewlad, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad (twice), leedrich, lludwinski, lucygordonxo, Luizawoods, luverlyjuberly, Mandy1836, MarjWatson, mark.soulby1@btinternet.com, markhallam, Mc49, michaelrusman@hotmail.com, Mikew92, mthurlow9@aol.com, munrobracket (twice), navdave, neil_h, NickiG, Nigel Dewhirst, Nottspanther (twice), Oli R C, On The Rivet, onceuponatime (x3), PDB1963, peterb, Peterfishwick, psimon63, racheljanemchugh, Richiemaryport, rsashton, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, Samrust, SheepFarmer, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, Smoo1610, spookyfish, springfishblue, StevetheRover (twice), Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, Tabber, Tirama, tonysbrown4@sky.com, Toy poodle, tposton, Tweedledeeart, vinmac, wezboyes@hotmail.com, wilsonp776, windridge, wolfgangb, and wrowlands3.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 14 properties offering rooms near High Crag (Buttermere). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£375-2402 per week
6.4km (4.0 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£556-2596 per week
7.8km (4.8 miles) away, sleeps 6
3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£556-2606 per week
8.1km (5.0 miles) away, sleeps 6

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