Dollywaggon Pike

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Height:858m
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY346130         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn
Notes:rock 7m W may be as high; cairn 30m SW at NY 34601 13046 is lower
Daylight:dawn 05:14, sunrise 05:54, sunset 20:36, dusk 21:17
External links:Wikipedia

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Falcon Crag and Dollywaggon Pike from Deepdale Hause
Falcon Crag and Dollywaggon Pike from Deepdale Hause


Dollywaggon Pike is the southern most peak in the Helvellyn ridge. Spelt variously Dollywagon on the OS 50K map, and Dollywaggon on the OS 25K map. Pike means a "peaked mountain", which is how it looks from upper Grisedale.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 29 properties offering rooms near Dollywaggon Pike. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£390-1518 per week
5.8km (3.6 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Hotel, Inn, Restaurant with rooms etc Self Classified
£79-189 per night
4.9km (3.0 miles) away
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4.7km (2.9 miles) away

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