Scope End

Area:Lake District - North Western Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett
(also Synge)
Height:412m
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY224183         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock
Notes:note there is no summit description given by Birkett on this undulating section of ridge; we have taken the most north easterly rise; other possible positions are NY 22373 18278 & NY 22316 18238
Daylight:dawn 05:10, sunrise 05:51, sunset 20:42, dusk 21:23

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Scope End and the Goldscope Copper mine
Scope End and the Goldscope Copper mine


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: russellporter12, SheepFarmer, luverlyjuberly, anthbowles, fizzerfox, dsutton101, beth, StevetheRover, Lancashire Lad, and ScoutScarShuffler (twice).

If you need accommodation we have details of 12 properties offering rooms near Scope End. Here are some examples:

3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£471-2100 per week
4.8km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 6
3 AA Assessed
£150-275 per night
3.4km (2.1 miles) away
5 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£570-2452 per week
3.1km (1.9 miles) away, sleeps 4

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