Great Carrs

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, and sub Sim)
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY270009         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn on rock tor - photo
Daylight:dawn 03:57, sunrise 04:48, sunset 21:30, dusk 22:21
External links:Wikipedia

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Looking up to Great Carrs from Wet Side Edge
Looking up to Great Carrs from Wet Side Edge

Why not try walking up this hill using one of our walks:

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson (twice), andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, anthbowles, Ashleighatkinson, atessa, Bazwell, beckylindeman, beth, Bilberry, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS, Carolwildbird, chloealina, chrisfry35 (x6), CodyJ, Cowles, DANE2766, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, davew, Daz Graham, DJSibbald, DrewBrown, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, Econ, fellwalker68, fidds, filthymanc, fizzerfox (twice), Floydian1, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier (twice), hhampson, hillbilly, Hubbards, iggsypoo, James48 (twice), JamieL, Jandy (twice), JazMeg26, jegger, JMCM, john09cw,, jonsteward, KarenWAL4, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad (x3), leedrich, Lenny0018, Luizawoods, Luly, Mandy1836, mariablky (twice), MarjWatson, Mc49, McLeish,, mikedowsett, Mikew92 (twice), mush145, Nathaniel Hillman, navdave, neil_h, NickiG, Nottspanther (twice), onceuponatime, pandy, PDB1963, peterb (twice), Peterfishwick, racheljanemchugh, RuslandRambler (twice), Samndigger, sgrice56, shane1974, (twice), Smoo1610, sophielucywalking, springfishblue, Steve1607, StevetheRover (twice), Strangerclur, StuartL, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, thehappymundays, ThrowerBell, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Vicksey22, vinmac, walsh581,, wittonweavers, wolfgangb, wrowlands3, yasmin189, and yorkmunrobagger.

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

If you need accommodation we have details of 17 properties offering rooms near Great Carrs. Here are some examples:

4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£311-1436 per week
4.7km (2.9 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
£18-25 per bed
6.8km (4.2 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£816-3289 per week
4.6km (2.8 miles) away, sleeps 6

Photo by Elizabeth Oldham and is our copyright. For more information about this photo, including on copyright, see the photo's home page.

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