Goat Scar

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett
(also Synge and deleted Nuttall)
Height:626m
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY473069         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:outcrop near stile within fence corner
Notes:cairn about 100m E overlooking valley is lower
Daylight:dawn 06:45, sunrise 07:22, sunset 17:28, dusk 18:04

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Alongside Cleft Ghyll with Goat Scar ahead
Alongside Cleft Ghyll with Goat Scar ahead


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: lfaulder.

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

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£478-1247 per week
6.9km (4.3 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Visit England Assessed

7.8km (4.8 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£423-1373 per week
6.6km (4.1 miles) away, sleeps 7

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