Kinder Scout

Area:The Peak District
County:Derbyshire
Country:England
Classification:Marilyn, Hewitt, Nuttall, and HuMP
(also County Top - Administrative, County Top - Historic, County Top - Current County and Unitary Authority, Sim, and Tump)
Height:636.3m
Maps:OL1(W) Explorer or 110 Landranger
Grid Ref:SK084875         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:grassy prominence on peat mound
Notes:cairn 35m SW (SK 08462 87538) 69cm lower; cairn 200m E (SK 08678 87549) 47cm lower; cairn 475m ENE (SK 08953 87619) about 75cm lower; ground 340m WSW (SK 08180 87395) 30cm lower
Daylight:dawn 06:48, sunrise 07:26, sunset 16:16, dusk 16:54



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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: Biscuits17, Chris the rambler, DukeNukem, gilly_3886, goth_angel, Hannahfw, JamieL, jegger, Kingskerswell, koczur, Lancylass, Nottspanther, Paperballpark, Quique_CF, SheepFarmer (twice), Stephenmshanks, Steve1607 (twice), Steve18566, Stoney, Susanna, tiamaria, Tomcat210, and yorkmunrobagger.

If you need accommodation we have details of 10 properties offering rooms near Kinder Scout. Here are some examples:

4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£286-1071 per week
4.9km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£352-1751 per week
4.9km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£258-1226 per week
4.5km (2.8 miles) away, sleeps 4

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