Harter Fell (Mardale)

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, HuMP, and sub Marilyn
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL5(S), OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY459093         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn - photos
Notes:cairn is built on largely hidden small outcrop of rock
Daylight:dawn 06:23, sunrise 07:00, sunset 16:50, dusk 17:27
External links:Wikipedia

view on a bigger map

Mardale Head and Harter Fell
Mardale Head and Harter Fell

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: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson (twice), albee23, andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, awall, B@T, bally6872, BeckyST (twice), beth, Burgpa, CARLOS (twice), Carolwildbird (x3), CEW (x4), chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x6), CodyJ, DANE2766, Danrobinson, Darrenh, Dave Martin, distantecho, DJSibbald, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, fellwalker68, fidds, fizzerfox (twice), frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh (twice), gdh200, gilly_3886, Ginty (twice), Glenosborne, GraemeLackford, Howdo, Hubbards, hydroxides, iggsypoo, interpol, ja5ca, James82 (twice), JamieL, jegger, JimRiley, john09cw, js1995, JSutton, King of the Tops (x3), kraufdinner, Lancashire Lad (x3), Lenny0018, lfaulder, livebox, Luizawoods, Luly, Mandy1836, MarjWatson, markhallam, McLeish, Mickha, Mikew92 (twice), motley 55, navdave (x3), NickiG, Nottspanther, On The Rivet, Orayner15, Ozric, pandy, Paul Mansour, Penrith-John, peterb, Peterfishwick, pistolrider, rampton60, RuslandRambler (twice), russellporter12, ScoutScarShuffler (x3), shane1974, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, Shortnick, spookyfish, springfishblue, SteelFellLover, Steve1607, StevetheRover (x3), Stewart Sanderson, Strangerclur, Stuchlik, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), ThinArthur, Tirama (x3), TonyRogerson, vinmac, wak, walsh581, wittonweavers, wolfgangb, and wrowlands3.

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 Harter Fell (Mardale). Here are some examples:

3 Tourist Board Assessed
£679-1225 per week
6.3km (3.9 miles) away, sleeps 7
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£400-2229 per week
7.6km (4.7 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£449-2981 per week
8.9km (5.5 miles) away, sleeps 7

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

WalkLakes recognises that hill walking, or walking in the mountains, is an activity with a danger of personal injury or death.
Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.