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 05:25, sunrise 06:04, 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, bentonrambler, beth, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (twice), Carolwildbird, chrisandbex, chrisfry35 (x5), darrendixon, Darrenh, distantecho, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, Ejuk, fellwalker68, fizzerfox, frothyraptor, gallowshill, gbh, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty, Jesspeace, JMCM, Lancashire Lad (x3), Lancylass, McLeish, Mikew92, NickiG, On The Rivet, peterb, Peterfishwick, pwb999, samross, Smoo1610, spookyfish, springfishblue, Steve18566, steve71, StevetheRover, Stewart Sanderson, Strangerclur (twice), Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), TONYL31, vinmac, wak, and walsh581.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 24 properties offering rooms near Hartsop Above How. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£288-1431 per week
6.3km (3.9 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£963-5485 per week
6.1km (3.8 miles) away, sleeps 8
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£755-4715 per week
4.2km (2.6 miles) away, sleeps 9

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