|Area:||Lake District - Southern Fells|
|Classification:||Wainwright Outlying Fell and Birkett|
(also Fellranger, Synge, and Tump)
|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 07:10, sunrise 07:51, sunset 16:06, dusk 16:46|
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.
Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: James82.
If you need accommodation we have details of 14 properties offering rooms near Boat How. Here are some examples:
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