Gowk Hill

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett
(also Synge)
Height:471m
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY444166         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:single stone in grass
Notes:ground 13m SW at NY 44468 16686 is c 20cm lower
Daylight:dawn 07:10, sunrise 07:51, sunset 16:02, dusk 16:43

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Gowk Hill, Brownthwaite Crag and Pikeawassa
Gowk Hill, Brownthwaite Crag and Pikeawassa


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: russellporter12, gilly_3886, DuncanG22, chrisfry35, vinmac, Mikew92, and Ginty.

If you need accommodation we have details of 11 properties offering rooms near Gowk Hill. Here are some examples:

5 Assessed

5.7km (3.6 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£375-1720 per week
4.8km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 6
5 Assessed
£90-160 per night
5.8km (3.6 miles) away

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