Hartsop Above How

Also known as:Gill Crag - Hartsop Above How
Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and sub Dodd
(also Fellranger and Synge)
Height:581m
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 05:06, sunrise 05:47, sunset 20:45, dusk 21:26

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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: samross, adgl, Lancylass, DukeNukem, distantecho, steve71, gallowshill, bentonrambler, Strangerclur, Sylwia J Kociemba, TONYL31, gilly_3886, peterb, Gillian7660, DuncanG22, Smoo1610, frothyraptor, vinmac, On The Rivet, Stewart Sanderson, Biscuits17, spookyfish, fizzerfox, CarlandHay, Mikew92, Carolwildbird, CARLOS (twice), dsutton101, Ginty, Ejuk, AGJ64, walsh581, Susanna, beth, StevetheRover, Lancashire Lad (x3), Jesspeace, gbh, wak, and springfishblue.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 11 properties offering rooms near Hartsop Above How. Here are some examples:

5 Assessed
£105-130 per night
5.3km (3.3 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£815-4326 per week
4.2km (2.6 miles) away, sleeps 9
4 AA Assessed
£160-290 per night
5.0km (3.1 miles) away

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