Black Sails

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Height:745m
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY282007         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn - photo
Daylight:dawn 06:29, sunrise 07:04, sunset 19:03, dusk 19:38



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

If you need accommodation we have details of 22 properties offering rooms near Black Sails. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£347-1363 per week
4.5km (2.8 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Visit England Assessed Bed and Breakfast or Guest House
£37-45 per night
3.7km (2.3 miles) away
3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
£18-25 per bed
6.0km (3.7 miles) away

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