Heron Pike (Rydal)

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall
(also Synge and sub Sim)
Height:612m
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY355083         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock outcrop
Notes:cairn has been destroyed
Daylight:dawn 07:00, sunrise 07:40, sunset 16:12, dusk 16:52

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Grasmere
Grasmere


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: JimRiley, Gav Laa, russellporter12, Tirama, samross, adgl, DukeNukem, NickiG, goth_angel, Hannahfw, Danrobinson, Ivesylew, rampton60, abbyrich1965@aol.com, jtrslade, ja5ca, albee23, steve71, gallowshill (twice), hillbilly (twice), DANE2766, Strangerclur, Sylwia J Kociemba, Achandler, anthbowles, peterb, Gillian7660, griff44, DuncanG22 (twice), Stoney, kwetal, elbog_20, fellwalker68, Becky28, mattmanutd, chrisfry35 (x6), vinmac, On The Rivet, Stuchlik, spookyfish, drsylvester68, Dunkman (twice), fizzerfox, JamieL, daleheadged, Chris the rambler, Chris Mac, CarlandHay, Mikew92, Carolwildbird, CARLOS (x3), ThrowerBell, Ginty, Ejuk (twice), AGJ64, wolfgangb, jegger, walsh581, Susanna, beth, StevetheRover, hydroxides, Andy Duff, Shortnick, Iky3768, chipshot, Tony Roberts, rileyjayde, ThinArthur, Westcoasthiker , Lancashire Lad, James82, Michal7, HannantMark, Jesspeace, gbh, trina, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, DG123, springfishblue, and cejackson1951.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 62 properties offering rooms near Heron Pike (Rydal). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£284-968 per week
4.9km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Visit England Assessed
£105+ per night
4.4km (2.7 miles) away
4
£80-105 per night
4.4km (2.8 miles) away

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