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Name:Lad Hows
Hill number:3775
Height:426m / 1398ft
Parent (Ma):2372  Grasmoor
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - North Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington)
Class:Birkett, Synge
Grid ref:NY 17200 19296
Summit feature:grass mound
Col:422m  NY172193  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Observations:stone 5m S is 15cm lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 256 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Cinderdale up to Lad Hows. From here on to Grasmoor. From here along to Wandope, Thirdgill Head Man and finally along Whiteless Edge to Whiteless Pike. Down the other side to the head of Rannerdale and the path through the valley back to CinderdaleWayne Mac23/10/2019
On the way back to the car from Grasmoor on a hot and humid day with Jules and JillGrey Hare03/08/2019
Crossed the stream near the bottom and followed obvious path all the way solocolinfielding15/11/2018
On the way to Grasmoor.iangalbraith28/09/2018
(Walkers with) Torun Mcmoran, Nick Holmes, Sophie Holmes, Andy Dugdale, Faye Abel, Louie & Alfie. (Start/Parking point) Cinderdale - Lad Hows - Grasmoor - Wandope - Whiteless Pike - Whiteless Breast - Low Bank - Rannerdale Knotts - Hause Point - Cinderdale.redbob02/06/2018
Bagged as part of 3 days in the lakes 2018jocks106/05/2018
Parked next to Cinderdale Beck, up the back of Rannerdale Knotts, Whiteless Pike, Thirdgill Head Man, Wandope, Crag Hill, Grasmoor and back down to car via Lad Hows.Chipstertrain20/10/2017
Parked on the most southerly of the 2 free parking areas on Cinderdale Common – Well-worn RoW up S. side of Cinderdale Beck & then good path to summit mound. (PM)gerrybowes29/08/2017
Parked at Cinderdale Common. 75 minute round walk with GB.bolton29/08/2017
Route up Grassmooralanm907/08/2017
Parked at the small car park on cinderdale common on the left hand side on the way to Rannerdale. Followed cinderdale beck then followed the path through the long ferns up to Lad Hows on route to Grasmoor.Zoe Little12/07/2017
With paEatkinson14/05/2017
Plenty free parking at Cinderdale Common and good path up south of Cinderdale Beck (Wainwright route up Grasmoor). We bagged as a detour during a walk around Crummock Water (anticlockwise from Buttermere). Great views during elevenses stop.Hillsidenick19/04/2017
CJ KJ MJchrisj196516/10/2016
En route from Rannerdale Fm to Grasmoor.Eddie09/10/2016
From Crummock Water en route to Grassmoor.clivevilla02/09/2016
Good for the downhill legs steep descent from Grasmoor -with L, broke into a bit of a jog lower down for added trainingChris Pearson25/08/2016
Crummock Water - Lad Hows - Grasmoor - Wandope - Thirdgill Head Man - Whiteless Pike - Crummock WaterBlue The Dog16/07/2016
(Walkers with) Torun Mcmoran, Kev Mountcastle, Briony Farr (Parking/start point) Cinderdale - Lanthwaite - Whin Ben - Whiteside (west top) - Whiteside (east top)- Gasgale Crags - Hopegill Head - Sand Hill - Grasmoor - Lad Hows - Cinderdale.redbob21/05/2016
With RobLynfa Penygarn19/03/2016
Short round from Cinderdale common car parkrobert07/10/2015
Climbed on ascent of Grasmoor via Lads How Ridge from Cinderdale Common as part of Rannerdale Round.pwhitaker_196617/04/2015
Cinderdale Common car park Lad Hows Cinderdale Common Car parkAndy Hirst27/11/2014
Approx. date.Slash301/07/2014
Climbed from Lanthwaite Green on fine but cloudy day, after last night's Jethor Tull concert. Circuit of Whiteside 3 tops, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill, Hobcarton Crag, Grisedale Pike, Crag Hill, Eel Crag, Grasmoor, Lad Hows, then back along Crummock Water. Saw Red Squirrel near Whinlatter.mavero1003/05/2014
First hill of a Wainwright round. Grasmoor next then across to Hopegill Head and Whiteside.jonglew31/03/2014
Snowy day on topmcbiydw224/01/2014
With Dominic, Damian, Clare, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie. Wet and windy.Dangerous Dave05/05/2013
On route from Grasmoor, starting from Buttermere YHA.stevem7627/04/2013
Birketts 2nd roundDave Geere31/03/2013
On its own.ronaldo33326/01/2013
3775 Lad Hows 20/05/2012 Lad How\'s- Grasmoor-Crag Hill-Wandope- Whiteless Pike- Whiteless breast-Rannerdale.Daisy Dee20/05/2012
On our way down from Grasmoor. With Clare, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave06/05/2012
From Rannerdale car parkAnduril05/03/2012
Climbed from Rannerdale Knotts by the most direct route possible.JohnStoneham16/06/2011
DebsMountain Goat11/09/2010
With Danu, Sail, Evan, Eire and Alfie. Sunny.Dangerous Dave26/08/2010
Crummock Water-Rannerdale Knotts-Whitelss Pike-Thirdgill Head Man-Lad How.benarbia_816/05/2010
En route to Grasmoorlapwing8530/10/2009
Parked at NY163184 > Lad Hows grassy summit topped with a single stone (not a cairn tut tut Birkett) > Grasmoor > Wandope > Thirdgill Head Man (100th B) > Whiteless Pike > Rannerdale Knotts > NY163184Tony Hartry II16/09/2009
As far as we made it up Grasmoor on this first attempt due to stormy wind and rain.Jake99418/08/2009
On way to final Wainwrightcatman08/08/2009
On champagne outing to Catman's final Wainwright(Grasmoor)-Lad Hows-Grasmoor-Hopegill Head-Gasgale Crags-Whiteside East Top-Whiteside-Whin Ben.Also present Luke,Oscar and the Brockbanks.rosiebridge08/08/2009
With Catman,Bridget,Luke and the Brockbanks.oscarrosie08/08/2009
with Lizzie, Martin, Andy and Mark, onwards to Grasmoor.Lou05/10/2008
With Eire, Evan & Sail.Dangerous Dave25/05/2008
On way down from Grasmoor, heading to car park next to Rannerdale (lovely blue bells), with Andy D.alwaysinshorts13/05/2008
First peak bag of the day - easy up from crummock water - miny cairngigglejon01/05/2008