Great How (Swirl Band)

Area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett
(also Synge)
Height:770m
Maps:OL6(N) Explorer or 96, 97 Landranger
Grid Ref:SD273999         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock
Daylight:dawn 04:00, sunrise 04:51, sunset 21:27, dusk 22:18



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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: BeckyST, beth, Biscuits17, chrisfry35, DANE2766, davew, DuncanG22, fidds (twice), fizzerfox, Floydian1, gilly_3886, jegger, johngraham5056@aol.com, Lancashire Lad, lancashirelass2, martutd, McLeish, Mikew92, Nathaniel Hillman, navdave (twice), Nottspanther, racheljanemchugh, rjlawless, RuslandRambler (twice), shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, sophielucywalking, and StevetheRover (twice).

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 23 properties offering rooms near Great How (Swirl Band). Here are some examples:

£443+ per week
3.7km (2.3 miles) away, sleeps 22
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£452-2034 per week
3.6km (2.2 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£491-2432 per week
3.9km (2.4 miles) away, sleeps 4

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