High Spy

Area:Lake District - North Western Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, HuMP, and sub Marilyn
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Height:653.1m
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY234162         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:large cairn - photos
Notes:ground 7m NE and also 30m S at NY 23420 16200 is as high
Daylight:dawn 07:39, sunrise 08:23, sunset 15:47, dusk 16:31
External links:Wikipedia

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High Spy to Catbells, from Dale Head
High Spy to Catbells, from Dale Head


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: JimRiley, russellporter12, Tirama, adgl, DukeNukem (twice), PaulG1952 (twice), SheepFarmer, NickiG, Oli R C, luverlyjuberly (twice), Boss_keloid, rampton60, patrickonthefells, ja5ca, steve71, gallowshill, bentonrambler, hillbilly, DANE2766, jdennington, chrismonks55@gmail.com, Sylwia J Kociemba, Tabber, alanm9, GlynREvans, gilly_3886, anthbowles, jezsheona, NigelMall, peterb, Gillian7660, Spacemonkey, Smoo1610, kierandol, keenwalker, JordWill, Becky28, ukhpr, chrisfry35 (x4), clmyers, windridge, vinmac, On The Rivet, spookyfish, fizzerfox, JamieL, daleheadged, Chris the rambler, fidds, jplyons, Mikew92, Carolwildbird, CARLOS, dsutton101, Ginty (twice), AGJ64, wolfgangb, jegger, walsh581, Jennie, Susanna, beth, StevetheRover, Andy Duff, Shortnick, Lenny0018, daveinberlin (twice), rileyjayde, ThinArthur, Lancashire Lad, shane1974, s.lee90, gbh, trina, Drpjohnston, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, gerard.hurst, springfishblue, duncbarnes, Steve18566, and ScoutScarShuffler (twice).

If you need accommodation we have details of 12 properties offering rooms near High Spy. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£350-1424 per week
5.0km (3.1 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Visit England Assessed
£110-150 per night
2.8km (1.8 miles) away
NC Non-Classified
£19.00-22.00 per bed
5.1km (3.2 miles) away

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