|Area:||Lake District - Southern Fells|
|Classification:||Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, and HuMP|
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
|Maps:||OL6(N) Explorer or 96, 97 Landranger|
|Grid Ref:||SD262977 Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km|
|Daylight:||dawn 06:30, sunrise 07:06, sunset 19:01, dusk 19:36|
A popular climbing venue, its precipitous eastern flanks drop down to Goats Water and is overlooked by The Old Man.
It lies north of the Walna Scar summit, and can be walked from the car park at the end of the tarmac road.
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, email@example.com (x3), adgl, AGJ64, ahampson (twice), AngieC, atessa, Basil, beckylindeman, beth, Bilberry, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS, Carolwildbird, CEW, charlottegetsaround, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisandbex, chrisfry35 (x7), Cowles, crawflakes, DANE2766, Danrobinson, darby1963, darrendixon, Darrenh, davew, Daz Graham, dbirch (twice), digby, distantecho, domusmantell, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, duncbarnes, Econ, Ejuk, fellwalker68, fidds (twice), filthymanc, fizzerfox (twice), Floydian1, frothyraptor, gallowshill (twice), GaryR, gbh, geordiegary, gerard.hurst, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty, gossy251, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier, Hench, hillbilly, Hubbards, ianjhardie, iggsypoo, ja5ca, James48 (twice), James82 (twice), JamieL, Jandy (twice), JazMeg26, jegger, Jennie, Jesspeace, jezsheona, JimRiley, john09cw, JulesMC, Kanianne, King of the Tops, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad (x4), Lenny0018, Luizawoods, mariablky, MarjWatson, markhallam, McLeish, mikedowsett, Mikew92, navdave (twice), neil_h, NickiG, On The Rivet, Paperballpark, peterb (x3), Peterfishwick, racheljanemchugh, rjlawless, RuslandRambler (twice), s.lee90, Samndigger, samross, Scuba6936, sgrice56, shane1974, firstname.lastname@example.org (twice), sophielucywalking, spookyfish, springfishblue, StevetheRover (x3), Strangerclur, StuartL, Susanna, Swan, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), thehappymundays, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Traverse, Vicksey22, vinmac, vonnieflossy1, walsh581 (twice), Westcoasthiker , wolfgangb, wrowlands3, and yorkmunrobagger.
In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:
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