Striding Edge

Also known as:High Spying How
Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Nuttall
(also Synge and sub Sim)
Height:863m
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY350149         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock
Daylight:dawn 04:01, sunrise 04:51, sunset 21:25, dusk 22:15

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Striding Edge, from Swirral Edge, St Sunday Crag beyond
Striding Edge, from Swirral Edge, St Sunday Crag beyond


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: SheepFarmer, eclipseandy, DANE2766 (twice), Chris the rambler, Ejuk, Slock, beth, StevetheRover, chipshot, Offtomorrow, digby, Lancashire Lad (x3), and Jesspeace.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 10 properties offering rooms near Striding Edge. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£350-702 per week
4.0km (2.5 miles) away, sleeps 4
2
£90-95 per night
4.7km (2.9 miles) away
3 Assessed

4.1km (2.6 miles) away

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