Backstone Edge

Area:North Pennines - Western Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Nuttall
(also sub Sim)
Height:699m
Maps:OL19(N) Explorer or 91 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY725276         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn with pole
Notes:higher than trig point or cairn to W, but ground 1.15Km SSE at NY 73111 26673 very close
Daylight:dawn 07:07, sunrise 07:44, sunset 18:05, dusk 18:42



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If you need accommodation we have details of 12 properties offering rooms near Backstone Edge. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£444-2183 per week
5.9km (3.7 miles) away, sleeps 7
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£209-948 per week
6.6km (4.1 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£224-1045 per week
4.5km (2.8 miles) away, sleeps 4

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