Heron Pike (Rydal)

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall
(also Synge and sub Sim)
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 07:08, sunrise 07:45, sunset 18:09, dusk 18:45

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody (twice), abbyrich1965@aol.com, Achandler, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson (twice), albee23, amyhadz, andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, anthbowles, AskewUrchin, atessa, bally6872, Becky28, beckylindeman, beth, Bilberry, Burgpa, CarlandHay, CARLOS (x3), Carolwildbird, ccoleby, cejackson1951, charlottegetsaround, chipshot, chloealina, Chris Mac, Chris the rambler, chrisandbex, chrisfry35 (x8), CodyJ, Cowles, daleheadged, DANE2766 (twice), Danrobinson, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, Daver64, davew, Daz Graham, DG123, DJSibbald, DrewBrown, drsylvester68, Druid (x3), DukeNukem, DuncanG22 (twice), Dunkman (twice), Econ, Ejuk (twice), elbog_20, Entropy, fellwalker68, fizzerfox, Floydian1, frizzwig, frothyraptor, Gaflatlast, gallowshill (twice), GaryR, Gav Laa, gbh, gdh200, Gillian7660, Ginty, goth_angel, griff44, Hannahfw, HannantMark, Harter hod carrier (twice), Hench, hhampson, hillbilly (twice), HollySalaman, Hubbards, hydroxides, Iainp21, iggsypoo, Iky3768, Ivesylew, ja5ca, JackKendall, James48 (twice), James82, JamieL, Jandy (twice), Jasimo16, jegger, Jesspeace, JimRiley, JJH94, JMCM, jodyd (twice), johngraham5056@aol.com, Jojo777, jtrslade, JulesMC, Kanianne, King of the Tops, kisgoni, kwetal, Lakeviewlad, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad, leedrich, Lenny0018, LozJessNacho, LucyD, lucygordonxo, Luizawoods, Luly (x3), Mandbar, Mandy1836, mariablky, MarjWatson, markhallam, mattmanutd, michaelrusman@hotmail.com, Michal7, Mikew92, MouldyHazell, nature man, navdave, neil_h, NickiG, Nottspanther, On The Rivet, Orayner15, pah800, pandy, Paul Mansour, PaulSpink, PDB1963, peterb, Peterfishwick, pwb999, racheljanemchugh, rampton60, rileyjayde, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, samross, Sarahlucas, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk (x3), Shortnick, skiddawlittleboy, spookyfish, springfishblue, starfury6, SteelFellLover, sterushton, Steve1607, Steve18566, steve71, stevegunter, StevetheRover, Stoney, Strangerclur, StuartL, Stuchlik, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), taxiken98, thehappymundays, ThinArthur, ThrowerBell, Tiff18, Tirama, Tony Roberts, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Traverse, trina, vinmac, walsh581, Wayne-1977, Westcoasthiker , wezboyes@hotmail.com (twice), wittonweavers, wolfgangb, wrowlands3, XanderPY, and yorkmunrobagger.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 82 properties offering rooms near Heron Pike (Rydal). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£414-2485 per week
2.0km (1.2 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£749-3490 per week
2.1km (1.3 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£342-1521 per week
4.4km (2.7 miles) away, sleeps 2

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