Orrest Head

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright Outlying Fell
(also Tump)
Height:238m
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 96, 97 Landranger
Grid Ref:SD414993         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock 1m NNE of stone seat
Notes:recent view indicator is about 30m W of summit and is lower
Daylight:dawn 07:40, sunrise 08:24, sunset 15:46, dusk 16:30
External links:Wikipedia

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The Wainwright diorama on Orrest Head
The Wainwright diorama on Orrest Head


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: NickiG, gallowshill (twice), hillbilly (twice), domusmantell, gilly_3886, McLeish, Spacemonkey, Stuchlik, dsutton101, Ejuk, AGJ64, Parkypig (x3), beth, GraemeLackford, Jesspeace, JSutton, anne mariecb, and Steve18566.

If you need accommodation we have details of 169 properties offering rooms near Orrest Head. Here are some examples:

3 Visit England Assessed

2.9km (1.8 miles) away
5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£538-2940 per week
0.8km (0.5 miles) away, sleeps 6
4
£74+ per night
1.3km (0.8 miles) away

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