Heron Pike North Top

Also known as:Rydal Fell
Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
Classification:Birkett and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, and sub Sim)
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY357086         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock at end of old wall
Notes:cairn has been destroyed
Daylight:dawn 05:10, sunrise 05:51, sunset 20:41, dusk 21:21

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: russellporter12, gallowshill, DANE2766, vinmac, fizzerfox, Chris the rambler, Chris Mac, Carolwildbird, ThrowerBell, Ginty, Ejuk (twice), AGJ64, wolfgangb, jegger, beth, StevetheRover, chipshot, Tony Roberts, ThinArthur, digby, Lancashire Lad, James82, HannantMark, Jesspeace, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, DG123, and springfishblue.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 54 properties offering rooms near Heron Pike North Top. Here are some examples:


1.8km (1.1 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£359-1440 per week
4.4km (2.7 miles) away, sleeps 2
5 AA Assessed
£129-215 per night
2.3km (1.4 miles) away

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