Skiddaw South Top

Area:Lake District - Northern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett
Height:925m
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY260286         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock midway between two cairns
Daylight:dawn 07:42, sunrise 08:26, sunset 15:46, dusk 16:30

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Skiddaw summit ridge
Skiddaw summit ridge


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: anne mariecb, CEW, chrisfry35, Colin M, DANE2766, dsutton101, duncbarnes, eclipseandy, fizzerfox (x3), gallowshill, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty (twice), HannantMark, James82, Lancashire Lad (twice), lauramac, leedrich, Lenny0018, Lynne Carter, McLeish, Mikew92, Rosehip, RuslandRambler, Samrust, SheepFarmer (twice), StevetheRover (twice), and vinmac.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 30 properties offering rooms near Skiddaw South Top. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£567-2563 per week
4.5km (2.8 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£495-1919 per week
5.0km (3.1 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£495-2799 per week
5.0km (3.1 miles) away, sleeps 4

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