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 04:31, sunrise 05:17, sunset 21:20, dusk 22:07



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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: AGJ64, Anonymous, beth (twice), Billygoat75, CEW, chrisfry35, Fellwalker, fizzerfox, Floydian1, gilly_3886 (twice), Hannahfw, Higgy64, James82, jegger, Lancashire Lad, leedrich, LordoftheHillside, MarjWatson, MickRadford, Mikew92, Oli R C, RuslandRambler, and SheepFarmer.

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

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

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£602-3088 per week
6.5km (4.1 miles) away, sleeps 6
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£515-2762 per week
4.5km (2.8 miles) away, sleeps 6
5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£444-2678 per week
5.9km (3.6 miles) away, sleeps 4

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