|Area:||Lake District - Southern Fells|
|Classification:||Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, and HuMP|
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
|Maps:||OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger|
|Grid Ref:||NY272005 Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km|
|Summit:||cairn incorporating large rock|
|Daylight:||dawn 05:36, sunrise 06:14, sunset 20:11, dusk 20:49|
A member of the Coniston Fells, Swirl How is very close to The Old Man in height. Connected to each other by the fine north/south ridge of Swirl Band, Great How, Levers Hawse, and Brim Fell, they are often climbed together.
Why not try walking up this hill using one of our walks:
Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson (twice), andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, AngieC, anthbowles, awall, Baxtertrek, beckylindeman, BeckyST, beth, Bilberry, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (x5), Carolwildbird, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x5), Cowles, DANE2766, Darrenh, Dave Martin, Daz Graham, digby, DrewBrown, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, Econ, fellwalker68 (twice), fidds (twice), filthymanc (twice), finndougal, fizzerfox, Floydian1, frothyraptor, gallowshill (twice), GaryR, gbh, gdh200, geordiegary, gerard.hurst, gill4rolo, Gillian7660, gilly_3886 (twice), Ginty, goth_angel, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier, hillbilly (twice), Hubbards, iggsypoo, ja5ca, JackKendall (x3), JamieL, Jandy, jegger, john09cw, Jojo777, JulesMC, Kanianne, Lancashire Lad (x3), lancashirelass2, Lenny0018 (twice), Luly, Mandy1836, mariablky (twice), MarjWatson, Mc49, McLeish, Michal7, Mickha, mikedowsett, Mikew92 (twice), motley 55 (twice), munrobracket, navdave (x3), Nottspanther, On The Rivet, Orayner15, pandy, peterb, Peterfishwick, rjlawless, RuslandRambler (x3), Samndigger, samross, shane1974, firstname.lastname@example.org (twice), springfishblue, Steve1607, StevetheRover (twice), Stoney, Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, ThrowerBell, TonyRogerson, vinmac, walsh581, Westcoasthiker , email@example.com, wittonweavers, wolfgangb, wrowlands3, and yasmin189.
In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:
If you need accommodation we have details of 25 properties offering rooms near Swirl How. Here are some examples: