Gibson Knott

Area:Lake District - Central Fells
Classification:Wainwright and Birkett
(also Fellranger and Synge)
Maps:OL5(S), OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY316100         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn on rocky outcrop
Notes:Wainwright summit; cairn 200m SE at NY 31855 09924 is about 2m higher
Daylight:dawn 04:01, sunrise 04:51, sunset 21:26, dusk 22:16
External links:Wikipedia

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Helm Crag and Gibson Knott
Helm Crag and Gibson Knott

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If you need accommodation we have details of 24 properties offering rooms near Gibson Knott. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£475-1915 per week
3.5km (2.2 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£455-1946 per week
3.5km (2.2 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£449-2202 per week
3.2km (2.0 miles) away, sleeps 4

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