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 05:03, sunrise 05:44, sunset 20:48, dusk 21:30

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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), ajpicky1995, Alan0409, albee23, amyhadz, andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, anthbowles, Ashleighatkinson, AskewUrchin, atessa, bally6872, Bazwell, Becky28, beckylindeman, beth, Bilberry, Burgpa, c14r4n, CarlandHay, CARLOS (x3), Carolwildbird (twice), cat wakelin, ccoleby, cejackson1951, charlottegetsaround, chipshot, chloealina, Chris Mac, Chris the rambler, chrisandbex, chrisfry35 (x8), CodyJ, Cowles, custardcreamhouse, 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, Felltopper, fellwalker68, fizzerfox, Floydian1, frizzwig, frothyraptor, Gaflatlast, gallowshill (twice), GaryR, Gav Laa, gbh, gdh200, Gillian7660, Ginty, goth_angel, griff44, Hannahfw, HannantMark, Harter hod carrier (x5), Hench, hhampson, hillbilly (twice), HollySalaman, Hubbards, hydrocairns, hydroxides, Iainp21, IanBlythe, iggsypoo, Iky3768, Ivesylew, ja5ca, JackKendall, jackyburke80@yahoo.com, James48 (twice), James82, JamieL, Jandy (twice), Jasimo16, jegger, Jesspeace, JimRiley, JJH94, JMCM, jodyd (twice), johngraham5056@aol.com, Jojo777, JonP7, jonsteward, jtrslade, JulesMC, Kanianne (twice), King of the Tops, kisgoni, kwetal, Lakeviewlad, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad, leedrich, Lenny0018, lilyybarnes, lludwinski, LozJessNacho, LucyD, lucygordonxo, Luizawoods, Luly (x3), Mandbar, Mandy1836, mariablky, MarjWatson, markhallam, mattmanutd, Michaelholbrow, michaelrusman@hotmail.com, Michal7, MickRadford, Mikew92, MouldyHazell, mush145, Nathaniel Hillman, nature man, navdave, neil_h, NickiG, Nottspanther, On The Rivet, onceuponatime (twice), Orayner15, pah800, pandy, Paul Mansour, PaulSpink, PDB1963, peterb, Peterfishwick, pwb999, racheljanemchugh, rampton60, Richiemaryport, rileyjayde, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, samross, Sarahlucas, sharpshooter1969, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk (x3), Shortnick, skiddawlittleboy, spookyfish, springfishblue, starfury6, SteelFellLover, sterushton, Steve1607, Steve18566, steve71, stevegunter, StevetheRover, Stoney, Strangerclur, StuartL, Stuchlik, Sue.campbell1@hotmail.co.uk, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), taxiken98, thehappymundays, ThinArthur, ThrowerBell (twice), Tiff18, Tirama, Tony Roberts, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Traverse, Tricia15, 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 86 properties offering rooms near Heron Pike (Rydal). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£490-1723 per week
4.2km (2.6 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£420-1713 per week
4.4km (2.7 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£476-2443 per week
2.0km (1.2 miles) away, sleeps 4

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