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Name:Kerris Hill
Hill number:16170
Height:230m / 755ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
RHB Section:34D: Southern Cumbria
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Class:Tump (200-299m)
Grid ref:SD 45956 96291
Summit feature:knoll
Col:189m  SD455971  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 97
(1:25k) OL7N
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 25 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked by barn; SD 45721 96855.DC11main27/11/2018
With LunaBigNick03/11/2018
From same parking as for Crook Knott. Walked NE on Dales Way road and over the stone wall at SD 4555 9648.jonglew14/10/2018
Straightforward ascent via gate in lane to NW.Wycombe Wanderer04/09/2018
W Jenx and Bryher from nr barn on minor road. A wellie hill, plenty of mud from cattle and tractors en route. Super viewpoint on clear sunny daynordicstar03/12/2017
Part of a mixed road/Trail run from Windermere Caravan and Camping club site at Rather heath. Acess from the stone barn at 458979 NNE of Kerris Hill. Easy access via farm track and gates.Shutterlag17/07/2017
From Lane/Dalesway. Two (openable) gates and several wall gaps along the very muddy track. Excellent viewpoint.Moorponder02/04/2017
Kerris Hill from GR: SD 45733 96899ronaldo33320/03/2017
Parked opposite the barn to the north. Ascended from the track as on map. In this way no walls need to be crossed in this sheep farming area.JohnW15/02/2017
Borwick Hill, Kerris Hill, Crook Knott and Brant Fell.Alunrees3316/01/2017
Quick hill, tricky parking.peebs26/05/2016
2 hour circuit run (on a dry morning!)using very muddy,waterlogged Dales Way,fpaths and lanes linking 3 Tumps from /to Bowness. From summit had just over 1 hour to run back to Bowness before a very nice sunday roast family lunch cooked by brother. Just made it with time for a shower first, followed by a snooze watching footie on telly afterwards!Chris Pearson10/01/2016
Nice walk to bownessTobo196912/03/2015
From NW following large muddy farm track from SW of a large barn. Very pleasant summit.Aye Jimmy27/02/2015
Solo. Same route as Jim Bloomer. Private land.Dangerous Dave24/01/2015
Together with 226 spot height to NNEbriandiggle06/12/2014
Via the track marked on 25K from the NW. OK parking 100m S of where track startsjimbloomer05/12/2014
From ENERHW06/10/2013
Alan Caine31/03/2018
Rambling Ray23/02/2018
Jim B02/09/2015
Dave Geere25/04/2015