Crinkle Crags - Gunson Knott

Also known as:Fifth Crinkle
Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett
Height:822m
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY249051         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock 10m SW of cairn
Daylight:dawn 03:57, sunrise 04:50, sunset 21:45, dusk 22:38
External links:Wikipedia



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This is one of the tops of the Crinkle Crags fell.

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: anthbowles, beth, Carolwildbird, CEW, chloealina, chrisfry35, DANE2766, dsutton101, fidds, fizzerfox, gallowshill (x3), Lancashire Lad, Mikew92, navdave (twice), pistolrider, RuslandRambler (twice), ScoutScarShuffler, SheepFarmer, StevetheRover, and ThinArthur.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 13 properties offering rooms near Crinkle Crags - Gunson Knott. Here are some examples:

5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£1256-5487 per week
7.5km (4.7 miles) away, sleeps 10
4 Visit England Assessed Bed and Breakfast or Guest House
£37-45 per night
9.2km (5.7 miles) away
3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
£18-25 per bed
7.8km (4.8 miles) away

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