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 05:22, sunrise 06:01, sunset 20:29, dusk 21:09
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, chrisfry35, DANE2766, dsutton101, fidds, fizzerfox, gallowshill (x3), Lancashire Lad, Mikew92, pistolrider, RuslandRambler, 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 10 properties offering rooms near Crinkle Crags - Gunson Knott. Here are some examples:

3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£328-1596 per week
8.2km (5.1 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£307-1491 per week
5.4km (3.3 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
£18.50-38.85 per bed
8.9km (5.5 miles) away

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