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Name:Grey Knotts
Hill number:2424
Height:697m / 2287ft
Parent (Ma):2367  Great Gable
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington)
Class:Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett, Synge, Fellranger,
Bridge
(N,W,B,Sy,Fel,Bg)
Grid ref:NY 21730 12566
Summit feature:cairn on outcrop on W top
Drop:16m
Col:681m  NY216122  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Observations:outcrop 155m ENE at NY 21876 12581 is as high and OS bolt and cairn 45m NE of this at NY 21914 12615 is lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1076 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
The hill to ourselves again. Very pleasant.jenx20/05/2019
With JGCW30/04/2019
hombre29/04/2019
hhjj05/04/2019
hlpahamp13/03/2019
With NB from YH. Honister Crag, Fleetworth Pike, Down to Dubbs Hut for respite from wind and rain for lunch. Then Brandreth and Grey Knotts return via NNE shoulder to mine. Another very wet and windy day.Frank12/02/2019
Honister Crag, Fleetwith Pike, Brandreth, Grey Kotts. From Honister with FR in RainBheinn12/02/2019
Brandreth, Grey Knotts and Fleetwith Pike with Manuel after BPH4.robba_wag28/01/2019
Kinggaz05/01/2019
davechick05/01/2019
arjh30/12/2018
With Richie from Honister Pass - Grey Knotts, Brandreth, Base Brown, Green Gable, Great Gable and both Kirk Fells. Lovely day with snow on the highest peaks. Head torches required from the top of Loft Beck so abandoned the final few planned hills.Herbert Anchovy24/11/2018
With Herbert from Honister Pass - Grey Knotts, Brandreth, Base Brown, Green Gable, Great Gable and both Kirk Fells. Lovely day with snow on the highest peaks. Head torches required from the top of Loft Beck so abandoned the final few planned hills.Richard Lawrenc24/11/2018
With JGCW20/11/2018
Up from Honister via Drum House on a glorious day.bevandy11418/11/2018
For the Remembrance Sunday Centenary. Shocking weather. Solo. 1/5Tom D11/11/2018
me and stePaul Beard04/11/2018
With Paul beardstephenhughes04/11/2018
ALHEJ Wilkins06/10/2018
Tibbs06/10/2018
Fell3wilki06/10/2018
From Honister.red_jibber28/08/2018
tuxer28/08/2018
DD230927/08/2018
Clothhead24/08/2018
tomcr8823/08/2018
Ascent 15IWC14/08/2018
From BrandrethCyclistno113/08/2018
Jonathan, Nic & NedNicola & Stuart13/08/2018
Janey David and NicAbiD11/08/2018
marklimb197511/08/2018
With Jon Footitt and Nigel Cunliffe.MooseWire05/08/2018
With Bryher. From Gt Gable to Cat Bells. Very quiet for most of the way.jenx19/07/2018
rossdrossd16/07/2018
Cora Thorny08/07/2018
The Old fell walker19/06/2018
christall13/06/2018
Me and Marley out mountaineering. Lovely warm day, picked off Grey Knotts and Brandreth from Honister. Great locations amidst the giants all round. Just got caught in a heavy shower as we got back to the car.Mark T10/06/2018
belly10/06/2018
Nice steady hike starting from honistor slate mine car park. Easy paths to follow up. Nice easy hike.Zoe Little06/06/2018
From Honister Pass ascended Grey Knotts via Seatoller Fell and on to Brandreth. Ascend Green Gable via Gillercomb Head, descend to Windy Gap, and the ascended Great Gable. Descend to Beck Head and ascend Kirk Fell. Descend via Kirkfell Crags and up Pillar. Return to Beck Head on the same route. Contour around Kirk Fell to Boat How and return to Honister Pass via Moses' Trod path via Fleetwith, Drum House and the Dismantled Tramway.raymooremanx03/06/2018
Started in Honister pass YHA. Did Grey knotts, Brandeth, Base brown, Green gable, Great gable and Kirk fell. Finished in Wasdale YHA.george_herbert_29/05/2018
On a round including Grey Knotts, Brandreth, Kirk Fell, Great Gable and Seathwaite Fell with PeterInez06/05/2018
Papwilkinson03/05/2018
CraigDring01/05/2018
WonderingWally30/04/2018
janicestamper3221/04/2018
Bellesmountains01/04/2018
kathmedwards31/03/2018
bwm29/03/2018