Grey Friar

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY260003         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:SE cairn - photos
Notes:NW cairn 40m away at NY 25988 00395 is said to be lower
Daylight:dawn 03:44, sunrise 04:39, sunset 21:51, dusk 22:47
External links:Wikipedia

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Grey Friar
Grey Friar

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson, anthbowles, Ashleighatkinson, atessa, beckylindeman, beth, Bilberry, Biscuits17, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (twice), chloealina, chrisfry35 (x7), Cowles, darrendixon, Darrenh, davew, Daz Graham, digby, DJSibbald, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, Econ, fellwalker68, filthymanc, fizzerfox, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier (twice), Hubbards, iggsypoo, James48 (twice), JamieL, Jandy (twice), JazMeg26, jegger, JMCM, john09cw,, jonsteward, KarenWAL4, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad, leedrich, Lenny0018, Luizawoods, Luly, mariablky, MarjWatson, Mc49, McLeish,, Mikew92, mush145, Nathaniel Hillman, navdave, neil_h, NickiG, PDB1963, peterb, Peterfishwick, racheljanemchugh, RuslandRambler, Samndigger, sgrice56, shane1974, (twice), Smoo1610, springfishblue, StevetheRover, Strangerclur, StuartL, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, thehappymundays, ThrowerBell, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Trevor123, Vicksey22, vinmac, walsh581,, wolfgangb, wrowlands3, and yorkmunrobagger.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 26 properties offering rooms near Grey Friar. Here are some examples:

5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£2094-9848 per week
5.2km (3.2 miles) away, sleeps 8
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£413-1842 per week
5.1km (3.1 miles) away, sleeps 3
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£816-3289 per week
5.0km (3.1 miles) away, sleeps 6

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