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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, Catchment Boundaries, 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
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1190 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Kentmere Horseshoe including Hih StreetMarion30/11/2019
From Kentmere Institute to Garburn Pass - Sallows - Sour Howes - Yoke - Ill Bell - Froswick - Thornthwaite Crag - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipmann Knotts - Stile End to Kentmere Institute.screeleep16/11/2019
The Good Samaritangavopeo09/09/2019
From High Lane, via Kentmere, and up the south ridge to the summit. Onwards to Ill Bell. With RP and BC.Man of Kernow120/08/2019
First walk on my own! Kentmere horseshoe in lovely sunny conditions. Had a blast! Successfully managed to use my mirror to signal our caravan at Strawberry gardens from near the summit, satisfying my hunch that it ought to be feasible.hannah&steven03/08/2019
Second visit to Yoke. Clockwise Kentmere Horseshoe with Dave, Tony and Lindsey. Dry, cloudy, windy.Skip30/06/2019
Second round of Wainwrights. A clockwise Kentmere Horseshoe with Dave, Tony and Lindsey. Cloudy-bright but increasingly windy during afternoon. Route was Garburn Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, Nan Bield Pass, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike, Shipman Knotts then descent to Kentmere. Approx 7 hoursSkip230/06/2019
Kentmere horseshoe, 4 seasons in one day.AvidSockWearer15/06/2019
Climbed with AvidSockWearer. Weather still ok here.meltdiceburg15/06/2019
Beautiful day. Continued along ridge northward. With Bryher.jenx22/05/2019
Garburn Pass (much nicer from Kentmere than Troutbeck!) to Yoke - Ill Bell - Froswick - Thornthwaite Crag - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipman Knotts - Kentmerere142121/05/2019
TC, EC. From Limefitt Park, having failed to find a parking space in Kentmere. Grabber Pass road and then onto the ridge at the summit of the pass.TopCat195914/05/2019
149belly05/05/2019
Windy, and cool. Clouds above the topssiholden09/04/2019
With Anth Croasdell. Kentmere Horseshoe. Day tripchrislayne06/04/2019
As part of Kentmere HorseshoeWMW3109/03/2019
From NY 4554 0442 - room for 2 cars. A round of 4 x Synges below Crag Quarter first, then picked up the wall at NY 4373 0554. Dropped down to Rainsborrow Crag after here before rejoining the ridge path for Ill Bell.jonglew17/01/2019
Kentmere horseshoe with Joel.yeha02/01/2019
From Troutbeck Bridge and up to Garburn Pass. Solo.Dangerous Dave10/12/2018
Walking with the Magna Defender. Fusethwaite Yeat (273m), the Tongue of Troutbeck Park (364m)and looping back over Thornthwaite Crag (784m), Ill Bell (757m) and Yoke (706m) and Sour Howes (483m). It is a beautiful clear and sunny still day perfect for autumn fell walking in the Lakes.meltdiceburg17/11/2018
Kentmere HorseshoeJephcote8318/10/2018
with Nuala, Ian Thomas, Dave Langmead, Annie CorderoyEllie's Hills08/10/2018
There is parking for 2 cars at the end of Hollin Lane. Rather than take the trudge up Garburn Pass to gain the ridge there are delightful tracks which take you past Piked Howes and Castle Crag.DC11main15/09/2018
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.alis2ndround27/10/2017
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
From Kentmere https://wp.me/p8k0KU-nCLaurenExplores27/08/2017
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