Crinkle Crags - Fourth Crinkle

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY249050         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Notes:rock 3m W of cairn is highest point
Daylight:dawn 05:07, sunrise 05:48, sunset 20:46, dusk 21:27
External links:Wikipedia

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Crinkle Crags summit ridge is a series of five rises and depressions (crinkles) that are very distinctive from the valley floor. In Old English, "cringol" means twisted or wrinkled.

Going from north to south the tops are Gunson Knott (822m), Crinkle Crags - Fourth Crinkle (832m), Crinkle Crags - Third Crinkle (840m), Long Top (859m), and South Top (834m).

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

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: gallowshill (x3), anthbowles, pistolrider, fizzerfox, fidds, Mikew92, Carolwildbird, beth, StevetheRover, ThinArthur, Lancashire Lad, and ScoutScarShuffler.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 11 properties offering rooms near Crinkle Crags - Fourth Crinkle. Here are some examples:

4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£298-1413 per week
5.3km (3.3 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Visit England Assessed
£105+ per night
7.9km (4.9 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£515-2600 per week
6.9km (4.3 miles) away, sleeps 6

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