Black Sails

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
Classification:Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY282007         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn - photo
Daylight:dawn 07:27, sunrise 08:04, sunset 17:47, dusk 18:24

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: Biscuits17, chrisfry35, dsutton101 (twice), DuncanG22, fizzerfox, gilly_3886, James82, lancashirelass2, McLeish, Mikew92, navdave, RuslandRambler (x3), and wrowlands3.

If you need accommodation we have details of 25 properties offering rooms near Black Sails. Here are some examples:

3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£664-3776 per week
3.9km (2.4 miles) away, sleeps 6
3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
£18.50-38.85 per bed
9.2km (5.7 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£354-1657 per week
4.6km (2.9 miles) away, sleeps 2

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Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.