Sour Howes

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright and Birkett
(also Synge and Tump)
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY427032         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:grassy hummock
Notes:Wainwright's summit is probably shaly ridge 60m ESE NY 42832 03198; Wainwright's sketch map may be misleading as it indicates summit is further SW where ground is obviously lower
Daylight:dawn 05:39, sunrise 06:14, sunset 18:23, dusk 18:59
External links:Wikipedia

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Sour Howes Summit
Sour Howes Summit

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If you need accommodation we have details of 67 properties offering rooms near Sour Howes. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£420-816 per week
4.9km (3.1 miles) away, sleeps 5
4 AA Assessed

4.5km (2.8 miles) away

4.7km (2.9 miles) away

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