Great Carrs

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, and sub Sim)
Height:785m
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY270009         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn on rock tor - photo
Daylight:dawn 05:31, sunrise 06:09, sunset 20:15, dusk 20:53
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


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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, beth, Bilberry, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS, Carolwildbird, chloealina, chrisfry35 (x5), Cowles, DANE2766, Darrenh, Dave Martin, Daz Graham, DrewBrown, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, Econ, fellwalker68, fidds, filthymanc, fizzerfox (twice), Floydian1, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier, hillbilly, Hubbards, iggsypoo, JamieL, jegger, JMCM, john09cw, Lancashire Lad (x3), Lenny0018, Mandy1836, mariablky (twice), MarjWatson, McLeish, mikedowsett, Mikew92 (twice), navdave, neil_h, Nottspanther, pandy, peterb (twice), Peterfishwick, RuslandRambler, Samndigger, sgrice56, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk (twice), Smoo1610, springfishblue, Steve1607, StevetheRover (twice), Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, ThrowerBell, TonyRogerson, vinmac, walsh581, wezboyes@hotmail.com, wittonweavers, wolfgangb, and yasmin189.

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 Great Carrs. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£472-2399 per week
4.6km (2.9 miles) away, sleeps 5
3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
£18.50-38.85 per bed
9.7km (6.0 miles) away
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£316-1920 per week
3.6km (2.2 miles) away, sleeps 4

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