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Name:Salmond's Hill
Hill number:16126
Height:289m / 948ft
Parent (Ma):2598  Little Mell Fell
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:NY 45490 23996
Summit feature:no feature: ground on SW side of fence
Drop:41m
Col:248m  NY450241  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL5S
Observations:flat E to W summit ridge
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 29 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parking for about 4 cars opposite the boathouse just after Pooley Bridge. A concessionary path leads up to the summit field. The bends can easily be short-cut starting immediately as you enter the first field. The last bend can also be avoided by, once you reach the stile alongside the trees where the path turns back on itself, heading straight up alongside the fence. Takes you directly to the summit field.moorsman16/10/2019
Permissive path from Maiden's Castle. Very muddy. Solo.Dangerous Dave04/03/2019
Parked just North of Wreay,then signed Ullswater Way path to Maiden Castle and diversion up to Soulby Fell.On to Waterfoot caravan park and return through pleasant wood and brief diversion to Salmond's Hill.Enjoyable with good views but some muddy moments.With Oscar.catman21/02/2019
With Catman.oscarrosie21/02/2019
From Soulby Fell then picked up Ullswater Way back to lane.Wycombe Wanderer16/12/2018
After Soulby Fell, took a direct route from there to here. Returned to road to W through chicken farm then up onto Bennethead Bank.jonglew23/07/2017
Bennethead Banks - Soulby Fell - Salmond's Hill from GR: NY 4449 2409ronaldo33303/06/2017
parking at NY 4449 2909jimbloomer03/10/2016
Yet another grassy knoll. Tedium relieved by a pair of Redstarts.peebs12/05/2015
RoW leading E from quiet lane to N of Wreay. Down and across fields into lane, then to obvious barn (very squalid around here). Hedge line followed to gently rounded summit. Continued to Soulby Fell.Aye Jimmy18/03/2015
No sign of Alex. Fine permissive path.Martin R24/12/2014
With Jenx and Martin R from Pooley Bridge. Continued to Salmond's Hill then under Bennetthead Banks. Festive fun then down in Patterdale.nordicstar24/12/2014
Across from Soulby Fell. Some very large cowsmcbiydw205/08/2014
From parking on road just past Wrey, took permitted path through long grass, then cut up steeply to Soulby hill from lovely Maiden Castle. Lot of cows on top. Back down and up from barn to Salmond's Hill. More very long grass to wade through. Lovely views of Ullswater and hills on a balmy warm evening.nordicstar26/06/2014
Aira Force to Pooley Bridge. Both me and my girlfriend were very taken aback by the beautiful views up Ullswater, an unexpected treat. Lovely paths through the woods too. Far more satisfying than Dunmallet.Jake99428/11/2013
293m, flat pasture. RHW09/10/2011
Tricky09/02/2019
Richard Gunn11/04/2018
DC11main29/03/2018
Rambling Ray09/03/2018
mae28/12/2016
GaryJones27/09/2016
Hillsidenick30/04/2016
Jacqdaw30/04/2016
alda11/03/2015
jenx24/12/2014
Dave Geere09/11/2014
ajwxyzt08/10/2011
AlanD04/01/2003