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Name:Scout Scar
Hill number:5296
Height:235m / 771ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
RHB Section:34D: Southern Cumbria
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Class:Hump, Tump (200-299m)
Grid ref:SD 48676 92251
Summit feature:no feature: grass and limestone scree
Col:109m  SD484957  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 97
(1:25k) OL7N
Observations:Wainwright Outlying Fell (hill 2692) is 270m S at SD 48664 91982 and is c 1.5m lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 241 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Hutton Roof Crags, Lambrigg Fell, Greyrigg Forest, Scout Scar(both tops and trig) and Cunswick Scar. Wainwright was right. His summit is better.Longwojo10/02/2019
From Quarry car park at dark/dusk, onto the viewpoint and trigN.Morters14/01/2019
After Wainwright top and Trig point with C.PeterD30/12/2018
From the Wainwright summit. Then descent to the northern car park. With DB, RP and BC.marktrengove14/11/2018
With Nick and John, from the car park in the quarry.Rosaidh03/11/2018
With Rosaidh, Dad and LunaBigNick03/11/2018
Scout Scar car park in the old quarry, Cunswick Scar, Scout Scar, Scout Scar Wainwright and back to car park on a beautiful october afternoon.Chipstertrain15/10/2018
Strolled up from Kendall town centre via Beastbank road then bridleway on right after bridge over bypassrobert05/10/2018
Scout Scar and Cunswick Scar from Scout Scar car park. Very pleasant stroll.ijpowell21/07/2018
After Cunswick Scar, and on to the Wainwright top.jonglew06/07/2018
From Sizergh Castle on sixteen mile loop.SS23/06/2018
Sneaked it in after a lomng day on the Bannisdale HorseshoeShutterlag21/06/2018
With K from car park to N. Pretty dramatic edge.Ashley26/03/2018
Scout Scar Circuit .. some snow.George Thompson04/03/2018
on way to Wainwright top solo in mistcolinfielding24/10/2017
On way to WO.ngthack24/09/2017
4th ascent - on a long walk round the Kendal skylineIWC08/07/2017
Parked at the free car park on Underbarrow Road, then followed the RoW on to Scout Scar, before going off piste to the summit. Walk continued to the Wainwright summit. With ST, JT and HT.Sprog01/07/2017
Dave Askew's 60th birthday walk. And previous visits.Phreerunner04/06/2017
10/12 Great walk on sunny day with snow at height (Nab Scar/Heron Pike (Rydal)/Heron Pike North Top (Rydal Fell)/Great Rigg/Fairfield/Hart Crag/Dove Crag/High Pike (Scandale)/Low Pike/Scout Scar/Scout Scar (Wainwright Summit)/Arndale Knott)Fergalh25/03/2017
Scout Scar (Wainwright summit), Scout Scar, Cunswick Scar and Kendal Fell. Nice day if a touch windy!!Alunrees3313/02/2017
Cunswick Scar before Scout Scar revisit to bag this Hump missed on previous visit of the WO top. On own.MorecambeMonkey11/10/2016
On Wainwright's Way walk.Nick Caunt15/05/2016
Here for the trigpoint at Barrowfield, would have passed this on the way. Lovely trig and the mushroom is well worth a look too.thejackrustles01/04/2016
Scout Scar, Scout Scar, Cunswick Scarkeithouk28/03/2016
The first hill of Spring.jenx01/03/2016
Repeat w Jenx on first day of Spring.nordicstar01/03/2016
Easy path up from north to the covered observation point and along the north ridge to the map's 235m point. Very light wind but icy cold.vegibagger27/02/2016
From cunswick, after the wo.bardolph12/02/2016
Parked at 489924. After the Wainwright outlier to the south we went over the top of this on the very pleasant limestone. Great views. With GB.bolton12/11/2015
Parked at Scout Scar car park on Underbarrow Road. Visited the unmarked summit on return from the nearby WO. (PM)gerrybowes12/11/2015
with my family, Dad and FionaM0YDH31/10/2015
Short walk from the car park to the northdavidpettit8405/09/2015
Poor weather dog walk. Met Dave & SueJim Cooper28/03/2015
From Sizergh to Cunswick Scar and back via Underbarrow. Amazing views of white Lake DistrictNorthender04/02/2015
With Pete - unsure of exact dateRiver-Girl01/01/2015
From car park, Scout Scar tops and Cunswick Scar.rhalstead27/12/2014
With Andy - Cunswick Scar / Scout Scar walk from KendalCrib Goch13/12/2014
Re-ascent of Scout Scar with Tim747CreakingHiker06/12/2014
often actuall miss this the actual summitfellrunner28/10/2014
From Scout Scar Car park. Scout Scar and Cunswick Scar.AlunRees3111/10/2014
From Kendal. With Stephen, David, John & several others.ADT06/09/2014
Drying out after sodden afternoon on Grayrigg Forest.agentmancuso19/07/2014
prep route for running group.Neil&Em12/05/2014
This HuMP was an absolute delight after several days of getting rubbish views from the tops.Alex C17/03/2014
Scout Scar - Scout Scar (Wainwright summit)ronaldo33317/08/2013
Fathers day out with Nathaniel and Jessica. After Scout Scar (WO)(6/50)Dave16/06/2013
With Daddy and Nathaniel, after Scout Scar (WO)Jess16/06/2013
Circular walk from mast-CunswickScar,Tullythwaite House and Scout Scar.Limestone and marvellous views-brilliantcatman23/02/2013