Great How (Thirlmere)

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett, HuMP, and sub Marilyn
(also Synge and Tump)
Height:333.1m
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY313187         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:small cairn on rock
Notes:cairn 70m NNW at NY 31346 18779 is lower
Daylight:dawn 07:13, sunrise 07:55, sunset 16:01, dusk 16:42

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Great How - Thirlmere
Great How - Thirlmere


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: anne mariecb, beth, Ejuk, fizzerfox, King of the Tops, and Mikew92.

If you need accommodation we have details of 12 properties offering rooms near Great How (Thirlmere). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£450-1923 per week
5.1km (3.2 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£990-5428 per week
2.8km (1.7 miles) away, sleeps 12
NC Non-Classified
£422-1367 per week
6.3km (3.9 miles) away, sleeps 8

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