The Forest

Also known as:Borrowdale Head or nameless (Bannisdale Horseshoe)
Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright Outlying Fell, Birkett, Dodd, and Dewey
(also Synge and Tump)
Height:528m
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY527035         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:small cairn
Daylight:dawn 04:08, sunrise 04:56, sunset 21:18, dusk 22:06



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If you need accommodation we have details of 17 properties offering rooms near The Forest. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£269-547 per week
5.3km (3.3 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£478-1329 per week
6.5km (4.0 miles) away, sleeps 5
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£339-758 per week
5.6km (3.5 miles) away, sleeps 4

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