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 03:59, sunrise 04:49, sunset 21:27, dusk 22:18

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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 (twice), Alan0409, Andy67, awall, Bazwell, beckylindeman, bentonrambler, beth, Bilberry, Billygoat75, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (twice), Carolwildbird, charlottegetsaround, chloealina, chrisandbex, chrisfry35 (x6), Cowles, DanW86, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, davew, Daz Graham, distantecho, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, Econ, Ejuk, Felltopper, Fellwalker, fellwalker68, fizzerfox, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, gdh200, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty (twice), GregMick, Harter hod carrier (x3), Hench, hhampson, iggsypoo (twice), Ivesylew, Jandy, Jasimo16, JazMeg26, JennyPeachey, Jesspeace, Jimearl6, JMCM, johngraham5056@aol.com, JulesMC, Kanianne, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad (twice), Lancylass, Lb2007, leedrich, lludwinski, Luly, Mandy1836, mariablky, MarjWatson, McLeish, melissachappelhow1@gmail.com, michaelrusman@hotmail.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, Steve1607, Steve18566, steve71, stevegunter, StevetheRover, Stewart Sanderson, Strangerclur (twice), StuartL, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), TONYL31, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Tricia15, vinmac, wak, walsh581, wezboyes@hotmail.com, wittonweavers, and wolfgangb.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 26 properties offering rooms near Hartsop Above How. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
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6.3km (3.9 miles) away, sleeps 4
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£416-2638 per week
6.4km (4.0 miles) away, sleeps 5
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6.4km (4.0 miles) away, sleeps 2

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