Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Loading...
Name:Hobcarton Crag [Hobcarton Head]
Hill number:2404
Height:737.6m / 2420ft
Parent (Ma):2386  Grisedale Pike
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - North Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington)
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Birkett, Synge,
Buxton & Lewis
(Tu,Sim,Hew,N,B,Sy,BL)
Grid ref:NY 19384 22050
Summit feature:rock 4m NW of cairn
Drop:35.9m
Col:701.7m  NY 1958 2220  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Survey:obvious summit
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM

Full screen map - includes OS 1:25k scale mapping (Bing Maps)
Switch to OS OpenSpace view

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

Photos
No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass.  Please quote the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 848 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
snoot21/06/2020
Rannerdale Knotts, Whiteless Pike, Wandope, Hobgarton Crag, Hopegill Head, Whiteside East and West.PGCE11/06/2020
Marra115/05/2020
Grisedale Pike, Hobcarton Crag, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill then return via Coledale. Cloud and rain.RobertP25/01/2020
salen18/01/2020
Ruth04/01/2020
Braithwaite > Barrow > Barrow Door > Causey Pike > Scar Crags > Sail > Crag Hill > Eel Crag > Coledale Hause > Hobcarton Crag > Grisdale Pike > Kinn > Braithwaite. Just me and H. Glorious cold calm blue sky day. Ground frozen solid for the most part.johnkaysleftleg29/11/2019
thetills29/10/2019
mart079728/09/2019
ALHEJ Wilkins21/09/2019
Lavfluris20/09/2019
MooseWire18/09/2019
TamCollie17/09/2019
JtwoUD07/09/2019
From Loweswater as part of the Kong Mini Mountain Marathon Race.welshyboyo25/08/2019
marraneth25/08/2019
Adventurers524/08/2019
avickers03/08/2019
Christo197915/06/2019
Eggletina11/05/2019
andrewftc04/05/2019
Sophsky13/04/2019
Summited from Grisdale Pike on part of the Coledale round. With MBZoe Little11/04/2019
With CPgarth8705/04/2019
Liz's first trip to The Lakes. 10 Wainwrights bagged.gavopeo30/03/2019
from Hopegill Head. 7th ascent.IWC25/03/2019
With K from Grisedale PikeAshley24/03/2019
From Braithwaite in snow and high winds.Wheelsy10/03/2019
dc9609/03/2019
ramblyandy19/01/2019
Ascended from the car park above Braithwaite, then on to Grisedale Pike, Hobcarton Crag, Hopegill Head and Sand Hill, visiting Force Crag Mine on the way backWayne Mac03/01/2019
Pat196703/01/2019
Part of Grisedale horseshoe solo after FRA relaysTintenty22/10/2018
18.1 miles, 4155ft Grisedale Pike and Grasmoor at Coledale Beck walk.stephenbuda14/09/2018
bwm13/09/2018
haylesb09/09/2018
Coledale Horseshoe: Kinn - Grisedale Pike - Hobcarton Crag - Hopegill Head - Sand Hill - Crag Hill - Sail - Outerside - Stile End - Barrow. With Tammy, Sid, and Fudge.Hippo04/09/2018
the_adam25/08/2018
nigheandonn25/08/2018
adiosboss05/08/2018
ScaSey14/07/2018
climber5110/07/2018
decibel10/07/2018
bryanp04/07/2018
Parked at the bottom of the footpath/mine track and up Kinn,Grisedale Pike, Hobcarton Crag, Hopegill Head, Gasgale Crags, Whiteside East Top, Whiteside, about turn, Whiteside East Top, Gasgale Crags, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill and back down past the mines on the mine road.Chipstertrain01/07/2018
Walking between Grisedale Pike and Hopegill Headbevandy11423/06/2018
jaggedlakes22/06/2018
mcbiydw205/06/2018
boxblade26/05/2018
With JGCW22/05/2018