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 04:51, sunset 21:28, dusk 22:19



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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, gilly_3886 (twice), Hannahfw, James82, jegger, Lancashire Lad, LordoftheHillside, Mikew92, Oli R C, and SheepFarmer (twice).

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

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

NC Non-Classified
£422-1367 per week
5.7km (3.6 miles) away, sleeps 8
3 Visit England Assessed
£160+ per night
4.8km (2.9 miles) away
5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£382-1965 per week
5.9km (3.6 miles) away, sleeps 4

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