Scout Scar (Wainwright summit)

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright Outlying Fell
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 97 Landranger
Grid Ref:SD486919         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:shelter incorporating viewfinder
Notes:highest point of fell (hill 5296) is 270m N at SD 48678 92250; trig point 650m S at SD 48744 91319 is c 3m lower
Daylight:dawn 07:28, sunrise 08:08, sunset 16:38, dusk 17:18

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The Mushroom, Scout Scar
The Mushroom, Scout Scar

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: AGJ64, beth, domusmantell, iggsypoo, James82 (twice), jasonkirkby (twice), JSutton, lfaulder, lulatigerlily, Luly, Ozric, racheljanemchugh, robcoenraads, RuslandRambler (x3), ScoutScarShuffler (x498), SteveKnowles9, StuartL, ThinArthur, tteamanda, XanderPY (x5), and yasmin189.

If you need accommodation we have details of 26 properties offering rooms near Scout Scar (Wainwright summit). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£233-1446 per week
2.9km (1.8 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£292-2186 per week
3.6km (2.2 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£338-2010 per week
4.1km (2.6 miles) away, sleeps 2

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