|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 06:28, sunrise 07:05, sunset 16:47, dusk 17:24|
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, andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, anthbowles, awall, Baxtertrek, BeckyST, beth, Bilberry, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (x5), Carolwildbird, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x5), DANE2766, Darrenh, Dave Martin, digby, DrewBrown, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, Econ, fellwalker68 (twice), fidds (twice), filthymanc (twice), finndougal, fizzerfox, frothyraptor, gallowshill (twice), GaryR, gbh, gdh200, geordiegary, gerard.hurst, gill4rolo, Gillian7660, gilly_3886 (twice), Ginty, goth_angel, Hannahfw, hillbilly (twice), Hubbards, iggsypoo, ja5ca, JackKendall (x3), JamieL, 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, 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 , wittonweavers, wolfgangb, and wrowlands3.
In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:
If you need accommodation we have details of 21 properties offering rooms near Swirl How. Here are some examples: