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Catstye Cam

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Hewitt, Nuttall, and Birkett
(also Sim, Synge, and Fellranger)
OS Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY348158         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Daylight:dawn 06:10, sunrise 06:47, sunset 19:45, dusk 20:21
External links:Wikipedia

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Catstycam from Helvellyn
Catstycam from Helvellyn

Catstye Cam is the other end of Swirral Edge to Helvellyn.

Despite how it's spelled on the OS maps, many people refer to it as Catstycam, all one word, including Wainwright and many other guidebook writers since, including WalkLakes.

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: samross, DukeNukem, PaulG1952, Boss_keloid, hillbilly, Gedlup, peterb, motley 55, On The Rivet, Stewart Sanderson, drsylvester68, Dunkman, Daniel278, Chris the rambler, gill4rolo, Mikew92, CARLOS (x4), Ginty, Ejuk, jegger, beth (twice), StevetheRover, Andy Duff, Offtomorrow, digby, Jesspeace, gbh (twice), gerard.hurst, springfishblue, cejackson1951, and Steve Britton.

If you need accommodation we have details of 17 properties offering rooms near Catstye Cam. Here are some examples:

4 AA Assessed
Inn on the Lake (Lake District Hotels Ltd), Glenridding
£138-260 per night
4.1km (2.5 miles) away

3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
Townhead Cottage, Pooley Bridge
£273-543 per week
8.4km (5.2 miles) away, sleeps 2

3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
Thorney How Independent Hostel, Grasmere
£18.50-38.85 per bed
7.6km (4.7 miles) away

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