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Name:Gummer's How
Hill number:2671
Height:321m / 1053ft
RHB Section:34D: Southern Cumbria
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Kent, Catchment Boundaries, Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (300-399m), Wainwright Outlying Fell, Birkett,
Synge, Clem
(Ma,Hu,Tu,3,WO,B,Sy,Cm)
Grid ref:SD 39044 88486
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:217m
Col:104m  SD405945  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 96 97
(1:25k) OL7S
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 610 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
curlebd14/09/2019
Quick walk up Gummner's How.Walkingmurphy31/08/2019
From Fell Foot National Trust via Staveley Fell. Very windy.Slash317/08/2019
Solo. From the car park to the south. An easy but pleasant walk. Rain.mike.hoult11/08/2019
Dave McG09/08/2019
After being beaten back by bracken and searing heat on White Combe/Black Combe walk decided on Gummers How on way back to digs. A straight forward walk to top and back (with hoards of others) on a very hot, humid and hazy day.Grasmoor03/08/2019
Went with my grandad, Jonglew, dad and younger brother Jonathan. We scrambled up the rocks.williamglew29/07/2019
On a circular Foot Loose walk on a warm dry day ..starting from the old road lay-by near Newby Bridge (Barrow Banks ) and Cartmel Fell ..22 members & Jill and Sal the four footed ones !Grey Hare21/07/2019
Return to Log with Jules and Jill on a hot June day with glorious viewsGrey Hare22/06/2019
lucysearle21/06/2019
SpudGunn14/06/2019
Proposed to K at summit. Usual route from S.Ashley19/05/2019
Matt14/05/2019
From Gummers How car park.rfoster10/05/2019
dave g21/04/2019
With CPgarth8707/04/2019
Steve Clark03/04/2019
ALHEJ Wilkins27/01/2019
Fell3wilki27/01/2019
Up the tourist track on a short morning stroll before the snow came. Incredible views and sense of height for such a little hill.Jake99418/01/2019
Parked on road to S. Up tourist route. No one up there for 30 mins!CJM11/01/2019
With John, Kim and Julie. Jane and Simon and Ann and Gerard followed. Easy walk from the CP and a pleasant extension to the north before returning.Newton Maximus03/01/2019
chevyfire01/01/2019
With J and LesleyGCW30/11/2018
needanewdog29/11/2018
Today was the day to pick up a few outlying fells, parked at High Newton Reservoir and a quick out and back for Newton Fell North, then drove to Bigland Barrow, parked at the EE mast and another out and back, then onto Gummers How car park, out and back to Gummers How, then off came the bike, Ravens Barrow via road/bridleways, returned so far and into the woods for Stavley Fell walking the last 200m to the top, and back to car park on bike via forest track and road.Chipstertrain26/11/2018
mcbiydw218/11/2018
David8411/11/2018
With Callie, Ember, Anastasia and PoppyAimslou9306/11/2018
yewbarrow03/11/2018
George Gradwell10/10/2018
Kevgbl09/09/2018
carolml09/09/2018
jamiehighton08/09/2018
Didi Gee28/08/2018
Walk up from the parking area with my naughty daughters. It was cool and windy but we dodged the showers for the most part,. We climbed up the steep way. Summit Trig falling to bits. Views were superb across to the high hills of the Lakes to the Dales and Morecambe Bay. We saw a Sparrowhawk being mobbed by some Crows. Time taken 44 minutes for 1.3 miles.isabelle24/08/2018
1st of three tumps on a circuit from Fell Foot Wood, taking just under 2 hours. I took tracks through the woodland then crossed a break in the wall to gain the road then on the good footpath upto the top. A notice says that they are using Luing cattle as part of the management plan to increase the botanical diversity of this fell. Quite nice as I was on Luing earlier this year! Unfortunately a bit misty today but Belle Isle easily detectable further up Windermere. Next up..Birch Fell.Dazingdale12/08/2018
Peely6604/08/2018
From car park, hot, high cloud and good views.iangalbraith22/07/2018
Keepitup21/07/2018
Parked roadside to S. Easy walk up, chose the rocky route near the top. Pillar looking very sorry for itself. On to Birch and Staverley Fells. ***Re-visited 29 Jul 2019 with No 1 son and the grandboys.jonglew09/07/2018
On way back from work in heatwave. Easy enough even in work shoes - great views.SS27/06/2018
Quick jaunt from car parkThe Playful Pig12/06/2018
Usual route. Numerous trainer flipflop types about. I'd suggest boots as its rougher higher up. Splendid views but a busy spot considering it was gone 7pm. Some urchin has been trying to remove the flush bracket..stig_nest27/05/2018
Alex, CharlieBlisco27/05/2018
CraigDring13/05/2018
A short hike from the car park to the south. Direct route becomes steep but an easier route to the east is indicated.Topographer5704/05/2018
mcallmar23/04/2018
try9fan22/04/2018
With MaryChet196219/04/2018