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Name:Yoke
Hill number:2551
Height:706m / 2316ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Kent, Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett,
Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
(Tu,Sim,Hew,N,W,B,Sy,Fel,BL,Bg)
Grid ref:NY 43774 06739
Summit feature:small cairn on outcrop
Drop:38m
Col:668m  NY436072  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL7N
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Green Quarter - Kentmere - YOKE - Ill Bell - Frostwick - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipmans Knott - Green Quartereviljeff911/07/2018
A walk of the Kentmere Round including High Street. Very very dry and warm conditions. Cloudless sky and high temperatures.maaaaaaaatty04/07/2018
Solo walk from Kentmere Church - Garburn Pass - YOKE - Ill Bell - Froswick - Thornthwaite Crag - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Kentmere - Wainwright 126Nutty28/06/2018
Kentmere Horseshoesms.3724/06/2018
Parked at Kentmere VH, up Garbun Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, about turn and retraced steps back to village hall.Chipstertrain23/06/2018
Revisit. Annual tribal gathering with Gill,Andy,Ellen,Doug and Fudge.Dave Geere23/06/2018
Tackling the Kentmere Horseshoe and hopefully grabbing a cache or two along the way.pfaffabouters23/06/2018
After finding a spot for lunch mid way in the Kentmere round after descending Shipman Knotts we headed up to Yoke. easy paths to follow and a steady climb. With the weekend walkers.Zoe Little20/05/2018
From Kentmere, on Kentmere Roundrfoster01/05/2018
From Kentmere via Garburn PassCyclistno114/04/2018
Climbed with LUUHC on a cracking day doing the Kentmere Horseshoe. First summit of the day. Some snow about, but nothing too difficult.JonathanConey11/03/2018
Racing the 4pm sunset by this point. Fog set in. With GFE in snow. From Kirkstone Pass Inn - St Raven's Pass, Pike How, Hart Crag, Caudale Moor, Stony Cove Pike, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke. Descent via Troutbeck, Town End and Jenkin Crag to YHA Ambleside. 20kmFionalevey18/12/2017
Parked up in Kentmere, walked up Garburn Pass up to Yoke, along to Ill Bell then onto Froswick, before turning back and down to Kentmere. Nice bright sunny day but cold and very windy.GaryG29/11/2017
1/11 (Yoke/Rainsbarrow Crag/Ill Bell/Froswick/Thornthwaite Crag/Lingmell End/Mardale Ill Bell/Harter Fell/Kentmere Pike/Goat Scar/Shipman Knotts)Fergalh18/11/2017
set off at 4:30am and eating pasta 1st thing we set off on the walk from St Cuthberts Church at 6am towards yoke! stunning weather. Watched the sunrise before making the 1st Wainwright of the day.Scotty 2 Hotty29/10/2017
From Troutbeck via Garburn Pass on a glorious Autumn day-Yoke and down to Rainsborrow Crag.With Catman.oscarrosie27/10/2017
With Oscar.ali\\\'s2ndround27/10/2017
Rainsborrow Crag > Yoke > Ill Bell > Froswick > Thornthwaite Crag > Mardale Ill Bell > Lingmell End from GR: NY 45615 04116ronaldo33323/09/2017
From Kentmere Village Hall NY 45600 04111 via the Garburn Road then went on to Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwait Crag, High Street & Mardale Ill Bell. returned via Nan Bield Pass.Westdenewalker13/09/2017
Kentmere Horseshoe completed with Big Martin and Little MartinJC109/09/2017
2 day with wild campjwbellarby03/09/2017
Half of Kentmere Horseshoe Walked with Mary Chris Hannah and Friends. Weather turned bad after Mardale Ill Bell Very wet by end.rwinrow06/08/2017
Kentmere horseshoe on a day that was very blustery and cold for August. From the parking field in Kentmere: Shipman Knott, Goat Scar, Kentmere Pike, Brown Howe,Harter Fell, Mardale Ill Bell, High street, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell, Yoke.Lazylizzie05/08/2017
Walk round the Troutbeck Parish Boundary. Ascent 14IWC04/08/2017
Completed the Shorter Kentmere Horseshoe today started in beautiful sunshine finished in full wets Then got lost in Mardale just to finish me offTobo196924/07/2017
From Kentmere Yoke Ill Bell Frostwick Mardale III Bell Harter Fell Kentmere Pike Shipman KnottsWifey201623/07/2017
Started the run at Kentmere. Up Garburn Pass turned left to bag Sallows & Sour Howes back tracked to Garburn Pass up to Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, out and back to Gray Crag around to High Street, Nan Bield Pass, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike & Shipman Knotts. 18.5 mile - 4,395ft of ascent.Stu Percival14/07/2017
22/4/17 camping and caravaning club, windermere. walk with Vicky and Dave.chrisandjo22/04/2017
Final Wainwrights - Kentmere Roundvjw22/04/2017
With Ruth from kentmere plus Ill Bell and FroswickDunlawyering21/04/2017
Kentmere Horseshoe but from Mardale headRuth08/04/2017
Anticlockwise walk of Kentmere Horseshoe from Kentmere including High Street.welshyboyo01/04/2017
With Andrew, from Troutbeck: Sour Howes, Sallows, Yoke, Ill Bell, Troutbeck Tongue. Glorious sunshine all day, deep snow on tops.jackfowler24/03/2017
LUUHC Clear skies all day Part of Kentmere HorseshoeCallumS11/03/2017
Kentmere Horseshoe - 9 Wainwrights - 24.8km walked with 1318m ascents in 7:48 moving and 2:59 stopped.Simply B04/03/2017
Hardly noticed this as I went over.Mick299128/01/2017
Misty weather conditions, day 2 of the new year trip doing the kentmere horseshoeJoel45129/12/2016
All misty. With McGraws and Katie. First ascent decades earlier.davechaffey29/12/2016
Chilly Foggy horse shoenell158329/12/2016
Caroline Kevin yenFlat2127/11/2016
Shipman Knotts, Goat Scar, Kentmere Pike, Harter Fell, Mardale Ill Bell, High Street, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell, Yokekeithouk27/11/2016
Classic Kentmere round from Kentmere Church via Garburn Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, High Street, Mardale Ill Bell, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts. Time 6 1/2 hours. Walked with dog. Weather fine and sunny for first half of walk. Mist came down whilst on Harter Fell around 1.45pm. Remained dry though. A wonderful walk ... mostly grassy ridges though boggy in places and rocky on Ill Bell and Froswick.jamessteel10025/10/2016
Walk 21 - Kentmere Horseshoe - Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite crag, Mardale ill Bell, Harter Fell (Mardale), Kentemere Pike & Shipman Knotts. Fells #68 to #75Kev_F25/10/2016
From Kenmore. 1 st of the day whilst doing the Kentmere round. Ascent via Garburn pass. Beautiful clear sunny & warm day. Perfect walking conditions for me Sarah and Midge.treborconde17/09/2016
Conquered the Kentmere horseshoe Yoke, Ill Bell, Frostwick and Thornthwaite crag were fantastic. Grey crag was a bit dower. Then the clouds dropped and the the views disappeared. Walk to Mardale I'll Bell was interesting Then we back traced down the Nan Beld Pass and back down to Kentmere 15 miles and our longest walk to date.Tobo196920/08/2016
Troutdale circuit walk with Lesley. Long slanting walk up from Troutdale bridge by Lakes School on a hot day. Carrying extra water. Staying at Martin'sChris Pearson18/08/2016
1st summit of Kentmere round. Nice sunny but not hot, good breeze.AlanDStewart06/08/2016
Just a minor bump. Company Solo. View over to Mardale Ill Bell and Harter Fell ok. Company: Soloiandesbottes30/07/2016
Kentmere round solorobba_wag08/07/2016
On me Toddwhiteuss21/06/2016