Honister Crag

Also known as:Black Star
Area:Lake District - Western Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett and Nuttall
(also Synge and sub Sim)
Height:634m
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY212141         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock outcrop at cliff edge
Daylight:dawn 04:00, sunrise 04:50, sunset 21:29, dusk 22:19



view on a bigger map


Why not try walking up this hill using one of our walks:

... or, if you've walked it already, why not log on or register and record your walk?

Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: AGJ64, Anonymous, beth (twice), Billygoat75, CEW, chrisfry35, davew, Fellwalker, fizzerfox, Floydian1, gilly_3886 (twice), Hannahfw, Higgy64, James82, jegger, johngraham5056@aol.com, Lancashire Lad, leedrich, LordoftheHillside, MarjWatson, MickRadford, Mikew92, Nigel Dewhirst, Oli R C, racheljanemchugh, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, SheepFarmer, wezboyes@hotmail.com (x6), and wrowlands3.

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

If you need accommodation we have details of 13 properties offering rooms near Honister Crag. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£470-3082 per week
4.7km (2.9 miles) away, sleeps 7
5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£377-2529 per week
5.9km (3.6 miles) away, sleeps 4
5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£1377-7428 per week
3.6km (2.2 miles) away, sleeps 8

WalkLakes recognises that hill walking, or walking in the mountains, is an activity with a danger of personal injury or death.
Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.