Boat How

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright Outlying Fell and Birkett
(also Fellranger, Synge, and Tump)
Height:337m
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY177034         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:single stone embedded in grass - photo
Notes:outcrops 4m SW are 10cm lower
Daylight:dawn 04:10, sunrise 04:59, sunset 21:20, dusk 22:08
External links:Wikipedia

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Boat How
Boat How


Wainwright describes an anticlockwise circuit of Boat How from Boot. He says: "Its proliferation of ancient remains makes it a happy hunting ground for walkers with an eye for relics of days long past", mentioning the four stone circles nearby.

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: vinmac and James82.

If you need accommodation we have details of 13 properties offering rooms near Boat How. Here are some examples:

5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£541-2379 per week
2.3km (1.4 miles) away, sleeps 8
2
£85-115 per night
3.3km (2.1 miles) away
4
£70-140 per night
3.1km (1.9 miles) away

Photo by David Brown and is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0) licence. For more information about this photo, including on copyright, see the photo's home page.

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