Birkhouse Moor

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, and sub Sim)
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY363159         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn near wall - photo
Notes:higher than large cairn 450m NNE at NY 36524 16393
Daylight:dawn 07:27, sunrise 08:04, sunset 17:46, dusk 18:24

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Glenridding Dodd summit and Birkhouse Moor
Glenridding Dodd summit and Birkhouse Moor

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson, Alan0409, Andy Duff, anthbowles, atessa, awall, beckylindeman, bentonrambler, beth (twice), Bilberry, bluegrassbella, Boss_keloid, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS, Carolwildbird, CEW, charlottegetsaround, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x9), Cowles, DANE2766 (x3), Daniel278, DanW86, darrendixon, Darrenh, Daver64, davew, Daz Graham, digby, DJSibbald, Drhelenward, drsylvester68, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, Econ (twice), elbog_20, elliemikeandotto, erainey, Fellwalker, fellwalker68, fizzerfox, Floydian1, gallowshill (x3), Gary_D, GaryR, gbh, gdh200, Gillian7660, Ginty (twice), goth_angel, griff44, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier (twice), hhampson, iggsypoo (twice), James48 (twice), Jandy, JazMeg26, jegger, Jesspeace, jezsheona, JTM, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad (x6), lancasteruk, leedrich, Luly, mariablky (twice), MarjWatson, mike palmer, Mikew92 (twice), motley 55, nature man (twice), navdave (x3), pah800, pandy (x3), PDB1963, penno3, peterb, Peterfishwick, pwb999, RuslandRambler, Samrust, sarahb1985, sgrice56, SheepFarmer,, Smoo1610, spookyfish (twice), springfishblue, Stephenmshanks, steve71, StevetheRover, Stewart Sanderson, Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, Tiff18, Tirama, TonyRogerson, Tricia15, trina, ukhpr, Vicksey22, vinmac, walsh581, wolfgangb, wrowlands3, and yorkmunrobagger.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 11 properties offering rooms near Birkhouse Moor. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£414-2314 per week
5.1km (3.2 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Tourist Board Assessed
£747-1868 per week
5.4km (3.3 miles) away, sleeps 7
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£460-3048 per week
2.5km (1.5 miles) away, sleeps 2

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