Raise

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, and sub HuMP
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Height:883m
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY342174         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn on rock - photos
Daylight:dawn 06:33, sunrise 07:09, sunset 17:40, dusk 18:16
External links:Wikipedia

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Raise and Greenside
Raise and Greenside


Raise is on the main Helvellyn ridge. It's western slopes are of gentle grass, whilst its eastern are less precipitous than some of its neighbours you wouldn't really want to fall down them. In winter The Lake District Ski Club operate a tow on its north eastern side.

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: Tirama, adgl, DukeNukem (x3), SheepFarmer (twice), gallowshill (twice), Strangerclur, Sylwia J Kociemba, Tabber (twice), gilly_3886, peterb, Gillian7660, mrjbrister, motley 55 (twice), john09cw, drsylvester68, fizzerfox, JamieL, Chris the rambler, jplyons, CarlandHay, Mikew92 (twice), CARLOS (x5), ThrowerBell, Ginty (twice), Slock, AGJ64, wolfgangb, koczur, walsh581 (twice), Jennie, Susanna, beth, Andy Duff, Shortnick, digby, Lancashire Lad, James82, gbh, Kingskerswell, gerard.hurst, wak, springfishblue, and Steve18566.

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

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

4 AA Assessed

4.5km (2.8 miles) away
3 Assessed

4.4km (2.7 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£350-702 per week
4.5km (2.8 miles) away, sleeps 4

Photo by Elizabeth Oldham and is our copyright. For more information about this photo, including on copyright, see the photo's home page.

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Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.