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Name:Hand Lake
Hill number:3608
Height:499.6m / 1639ft
Parent (Ma):2732  The Calf
Section:35A: The Northern Pennines
Area:Yorkshire Dales - Northern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Lune
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:NY 64728 00610
Summit feature:small cairn
Drop:41m
Col:459m  NY649002  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 91
(1:25k) OL19S
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica 530
Survey of Hand Lake (Final).doc
Comments:Deleted from Dewey list for insufficient height
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 57 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Tebay, Blease Fell, Uldale Head, this, Docker Knott and Simons Seatbardolph19/09/2017
From GaisgillAlan Caine28/05/2017
Galltywenallt30/09/2016
From Uldale Head. With Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave22/05/2016
Round of Fell Head, Docker Knott, Hand Lake and then back along the Fell Head traverse to Linghaw from Fairmile Gate. Good ground.Eddie20/10/2015
Parked at cattle grid at Fairmile Gate but there's what appears to be a purpose made parking area a little further north. Linghaw, Fell Head, Simon's Seat, Docker Knott, Hand Lake, Uldale Head, Blease Fell. A lot of up and down and not really a logical walk, but bagged 6 new tops and revisited a mountain so satisfying from a box ticking perspective.ijpowell21/08/2015
with Jonny and Darren, Jim Training for Macmillan 8 peaksKliorsi24/07/2015
With Claire and Andy from Tebay.Crib Goch30/11/2013
Extension N of the Docker Knott ridge and equally unexciting. Bit of a drop now into the valley to the W then up onto Uldale Head.Aye Jimmy11/07/2013
The actual top is well to the north of the of the 495 spot height and considerably exceeds this height. My GP made it 501mmoorsman08/03/2013
1dads05/08/2011
from simons seat - down then easy up - small cairngigglejon30/01/2010
A stand alone hill - further into the Howgills than it looks on the mappeebs02/12/2009
With Ross. Started from Bowderdale in a loop involving West Fell, Hazelgill Knott, Simon's Seat and Hand Lake.Jhimmy13/09/2009
Easy walk up from camp at Blakethwaite Bottomabrannon25/04/2009
Very small Cairn on flat grassy topmick01/03/2008
400m tops of northern Howgills - convoluted up and down tough circuit(run) with Lesley. started with a steep ascent of Blease Fell Then out around northern spurs and back going directly down and up over the spurs taking in this top which had been promoted to Dewey status at time.Chris Pearson29/05/2006
unremarkable grassy hill. gaisgill: anticlockwise - cotegill RHW07/11/1998
AlanD17/10/2016
Walking puggle10/05/2016
hughbagger19/03/2016
mcbiydw218/02/2016
David8430/01/2016
stevent080923/08/2015
A W Bryan02/07/2015
Ianto&Sue27/12/2014
m0untain_n0mad12/11/2013
Rambling Ray06/07/2013
Mick Moore13/04/2013
Dave Geere30/03/2013
mae03/03/2013
DARRENG29/11/2012
Bruckner718/11/2012
andrew brown13/03/2011
Martin R24/07/2010
Mountain Goat07/03/2010
Savage Henry13/09/2009
stevedixon01/11/2008
GeoffC16/10/2008
AndyS05/09/2008
carole engel22/07/2008
Anton22/07/2008
IainT28/02/2008
bogdodger30/09/2007
Edwin Gradwell20/05/2007
Tom Gradwell20/05/2007
jimbloomer28/04/2007
David Gradwell30/04/2006
maknipe19/03/2006
Moorponder27/07/2005