Grey Knotts

Area:Lake District - Western Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger and Synge)
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY217125         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn on outcrop on W top - photo
Notes:outcrop 155m ENE at NY 21876 12581 is as high and OS bolt and cairn 45m NE of this at NY 21914 12615 is lower
Daylight:dawn 05:12, sunrise 05:52, sunset 20:40, dusk 21:21
External links:Wikipedia

view on a bigger map

Grey Knotts
Grey Knotts

Why not try walking up this hill using one of our walks:

... or, if you've walked it already, why not log on or register and record your walk?

Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody (twice), adgl, adylanfan, AGJ64, ahampson, ajdowsett, alanm9, alanprince, andrew_poyner, Andy67, Ashleighatkinson, atessa, awall, beth, Bilberry, CarlandHay, CARLOS, CEW, chloealina, chrisfry35 (x9), CodyJ (twice), Cowles, daleheadged, DANE2766, Daniel278, Danrobinson, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, davew, Daz Graham, digby, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, Econ, elainewoodhouse, Felltopper, Fellwalker (twice), fidds, fizzerfox (twice), Floydian1, gallowshill, Gary_D, GaryR, gbh, gdh200, gerard.hurst, gilly_3886, Ginty (twice), goth_angel, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier (x4), hillbilly, Hubbards, iggsypoo, Ionahunter, Ivesylew,, James82, JamieL, Jandy (twice), JazMeg26, jegger, JimRiley, JJH94, (twice), Jojo777, Karen.m.burns, King of the Tops, LAKELAND, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad, leedrich, Luly, Mandy1836, mariablky, MarjWatson, martutd, Mc49,, MickRadford, Mikew92 (twice), millbaggio, motley 55,, navdave, neil_h, NickiG, Nottspanther (twice), onceuponatime, peterb, Peterfishwick, racheljanemchugh, Richiemaryport, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, Samrust, sgrice56, SheepFarmer,, skiddawlittleboy, sophielucywalking, spookyfish, springfishblue, SteelFellLover, Stephenmshanks, Steve18566, StevetheRover (twice), Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), ThinArthur, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Tweedledeeart, vinmac, (twice), windridge, 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 13 properties offering rooms near Grey Knotts. Here are some examples:

3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£505-2555 per week
6.1km (3.8 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£360-2268 per week
3.0km (1.9 miles) away, sleeps 4
NC Non-Classified
£19.00-22.00 per bed
9.1km (5.6 miles) away

Photo by Elizabeth Oldham and is our copyright. For more information about this photo, including on copyright, see the photo's home page.

WalkLakes recognises that hill walking, or walking in the mountains, is an activity with a danger of personal injury or death.
Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.