Thunacar Knott

Area:Lake District - Central Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, and sub Sim)
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY279079         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock 3m NNE of cairn
Daylight:dawn 03:43, sunrise 04:39, sunset 21:51, dusk 22:47
External links:Wikipedia

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Thunacar Knott, in shade, from Harrison Stickle
Thunacar Knott, in shade, from Harrison Stickle

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: 147matt, @woody (twice), adgl, AGJ64, ahampson, Alan0409, albee23, Andy Duff, AngieC, annaN, anthbowles, Ashleighatkinson, atessa, Basil, Bazwell, Becky28, beckylindeman, BeckyST, benbrewins, beth (twice), Bilberry, Biscuits17, Boss_keloid, Bryan85, CarlandHay, CARLOS, Carolwildbird (x3), charlottegetsaround, chipshot, chloealina, Chr15D, Chris the rambler, chrisandbex, chrisfry35 (x6), CodyJ, Cowles, crawflakes, daleheadged, Danrobinson, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, Daver64, davew, Daz Graham, DJSibbald, dsutton101 (twice), DukeNukem, DuncanG22, Dunkman (twice), Econ, Ejuk, elainewoodhouse, Felltopper, fidds, fizzerfox, frizzwig, gallowshill (twice), GaryR, gbh (twice), Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty (twice), Glenosborne, goth_angel, GraemeLackford, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier (x5), hhampson, HikingKidd, Hubbards, Iainp21, iggsypoo (twice), Ivesylew, JackKendall, James48, JamieL, Jandy (twice), JasonMason, JazMeg26, jegger, JennyPeachey, jezsheona, JimRiley, JMCM, jodyd,, Jojo777, JSutton, JulesMC, Kanianne (twice), Katherined, kisgoni, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad (x3), leedrich, lilyybarnes (twice), lludwinski, lucygordonxo, Luizawoods (twice), Luly, Mandy1836, mariablky, MarjWatson, markhallam, Mc49, Michaelholbrow,, micklilley1973, MickRadford, Mikew92, mush145, nature man, navdave, neil_h, NickiG, Nottspanther, onceuponatime, Orayner15, pah800, pandy, PaulSpink, PDB1963, peterb, Peterfishwick, PipT, pwb999, racheljanemchugh, RuslandRambler (twice), samross, shane1974,, Shortnick, skiddawlittleboy, spookyfish, springfishblue, SteelFellLover, Stephenmshanks, stephenquinney, sterushton, Steve Britton, Steve1607 (twice), Steve18566, steve71, StevetheRover, Stoney, Strangerclur, StuartL, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), thehappymundays, ThinArthur (twice), ThrowerBell, Tirama, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Tricia15, VelandoL1711, Vicksey22, vinmac, walsh581 (twice), Wayne-1977, (twice), wittonweavers, wolfgangb (twice), and yorkmunrobagger.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 25 properties offering rooms near Thunacar Knott. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£497-2731 per week
5.7km (3.5 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£650-2523 per week
5.7km (3.5 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£545-2226 per week
5.9km (3.7 miles) away, sleeps 4

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