Hartsop Above How

Also known as:Gill Crag - Hartsop Above How
Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and sub Dodd
(also Fellranger and Synge)
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY383120         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:knoll of rock and grass - photo
Notes:local topography fits Wainwright's sketch and knoll is several metres higher than any other top on ridge; embedded rock on knoll 240m away at NY 38540 12105 is probably Wainwright's NE summit
Daylight:dawn 05:17, sunrise 05:56, sunset 20:24, dusk 21:03

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Stand Crags and Hartsop above How
Stand Crags and Hartsop above How

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson, awall, beckylindeman, bentonrambler, beth, Bilberry, Billygoat75, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (twice), Carolwildbird, chloealina, chrisandbex, chrisfry35 (x5), Cowles, DanW86, darrendixon, Darrenh, Daz Graham, distantecho, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, Econ, Ejuk, Fellwalker, fellwalker68, fizzerfox, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, gdh200, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty, GregMick, Harter hod carrier, iggsypoo, JazMeg26, Jesspeace, JMCM, johngraham5056@aol.com, Lancashire Lad (twice), Lancylass, Luly, mariablky, MarjWatson, McLeish, melissachappelhow1@gmail.com, Mikew92, munrobracket, Nathaniel Hillman, nature man, navdave, NickiG, On The Rivet, Orayner15, pah800, pandy, Paul Mansour, Peaco, peterb, Peterfishwick, pwb999, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, samross, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, Smoo1610, spookyfish, springfishblue, Steve18566, steve71, StevetheRover, Stewart Sanderson, Strangerclur (twice), Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), TONYL31, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, vinmac, wak, walsh581, wittonweavers, and wolfgangb.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 28 properties offering rooms near Hartsop Above How. Here are some examples:

3 Visit England Assessed
£455-912 per week
4.3km (2.7 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£470-1955 per week
6.6km (4.1 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Tourist Board Assessed
£749-1943 per week
2.8km (1.7 miles) away, sleeps 7

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