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:NY214119         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock - photo
Notes:cairn 35m ENE at NY 21489 11928 and cairn 75m SE at NY 21518 11873 are both c 0.4m lower
Daylight:dawn 05:37, sunrise 06:13, sunset 18:26, dusk 19:02
External links:Wikipedia

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Grey Knotts and Brandreth from High Tove
Grey Knotts and Brandreth from High Tove

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: JimRiley, Tirama, adgl, DukeNukem, NickiG, goth_angel, ajdowsett, Hannahfw, darmour, gallowshill (twice), hillbilly, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), gilly_3886, peterb, motley 55, windridge, vinmac, drsylvester68, Daniel278, fizzerfox, JamieL, daleheadged, Chris the rambler, fidds, CarlandHay, budgie, Mikew92 (twice), CARLOS, dsutton101, Ginty, AGJ64, wolfgangb, jegger, walsh581, beth, StevetheRover, Andy Duff, ThinArthur, digby, Lancashire Lad, and gbh.

If you need accommodation we have details of 10 properties offering rooms near Brandreth. Here are some examples:

4 AA Assessed

7.8km (4.9 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£414-1218 per week
4.9km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 7
NC Non-Classified
£105-170 per night
3.5km (2.2 miles) away

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