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Name:Belles Knott
Hill number:7930
Height:494m / 1621ft
Parent (Ma):2396  High Raise [High Raise (High White Stones)]
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Central Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Synge, Sub490-499m hill
(Sy,s4)
Grid ref:NY 29727 08584
Summit feature:rock
Drop:22m
Col:472m  NY295086  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL6N
Observations:rock 15m W at NY 29714 08587 is 10cm lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 108 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Revisit with PeteDave Geere17/11/2019
Erected a wee cairn on the highest rock.summitter23/04/2019
A revisit on the way up to Tarn Crag. With Alfie.Dangerous Dave23/03/2019
Bagging with L in the Langdale Pikes area on a very hot sunny day. Route: NT carpark at Stickle Barn, Mill Gill, Stickle Tarn, Belles Knott, Codale Head, High Raise, Low White Stones, Martcrag Moor. Descended via Stake Pass and Mickleden.Skip07/07/2018
with NB, MVW from GrasmereFrank18/10/2017
On decent from Tarn Crag heading back to GrassmereBheinn18/10/2017
With Tony Gordon.zoob21/09/2017
20.5km with John. Parked Grassmere Church. Scramble up Sourmilk Gill, Easedale Gill & Belles Knott (Grade 2), Tam Crag, Ullscarf, Calf Crag, Gibson Knott, Helm Crag.Rotorslap20/08/2017
Parked on church parking in Grasmere then scramble up Sourmilk Gill, Easedale Gill then Belles Knott (Grade 2), past Codale Tarn to Tarn Crag then Ullscarf, Calf Crag, Gibson Knott and the magnificent Helm Crag with its great climb to the summit.John Eley20/08/2017
From (Stickle) Tarn Crag. On to Tarn Crag.Wycombe Wanderer08/04/2017
01/04/2017 From Grasmere Silver How Blea Crag Pavey Ark Harrison Stickle Pike of Stickle ❤️ Loft Cragg Thunacar Knott Sergeant Man Tarn Crag 20.2 miles 41,372 steps 303 floorsTobo196901/04/2017
Pike Howe - Tarn Crag - Belles Knott - Blea Rigg - Whitegill Crag from GR: NY 29430 06353ronaldo33318/02/2017
Parked at Lancrigg and took the well trod path up the glen to Easdale tarn inc surrounding fells. Bagged remaining Synge Belles Knott on the circuit. Blustery cold day, glad to make Tweedies at dusk.nordicstar26/12/2016
From Codale Head then down to Grasmere.Eddie04/12/2016
From YH. Tarn Crag, Belle's Knott, Whitegill Crag, Blean Rigg, Great Castle How, Castle How, Raw Pike, Swineshead Pike, Langley How, Silver How. Non stop raining. Did not see a thing. Soaked.ijpowell19/08/2016
ACW Round of helm crag, gibson knott, steel fell, calf crag, tarn crag, belles knott, blea crag, castle how, great castle how, little castle how, swinescar pike, lang how, silver how, from cp in grasmere.robertphillips23/07/2016
6th of the day close to Codale Tarn. Sat with umbrellas while terrific hailstorm passed over. With GB.bolton07/06/2016
Included in a walk along the ridges W. of Grasmere. Red Bank Road Car Park in Grasmere (£7 for 10hrs) – Permissive path through grounds of Lancrigg Hotel to Helm Crag – Continued along ridges, finishing on Silver How, bagging a total of 7W, 3B & 3Sy. (PM)gerrybowes07/06/2016
From YHA Grasmere on a round or Wainwrights, Birketts and Synges circumnavigating Easdale Tarn. This the ninth of 11 hills.jonglew29/02/2016
Parked on A591 just north of Grasmere, into village, Easedale, Easedale Tarn, Blea Rigg, Belles Knot, Tarn Crag and back via the bottom end of Far Easedale Gill.Chipstertrain28/02/2016
first decent peak of the year, from a very quiet grasmerebardolph05/01/2016
From Grasmere, Synge not previously done. Quite an imposing hill on approach past Easedale Tarn. Nice rocky knoll on top.Aye Jimmy10/10/2015
from easdale tarn up to high raiseemily29/06/2015
Enjoyable walk from Grasmere on pleasant summer's day-Codale Head-Low White Stones-High Raise(revisit)-Sergeant Man(revisit)-Belles Knott.With Bridget and Oscar.catman27/06/2015
With Catman and Oscar.rosiebridge27/06/2015
With Catman and Bridget.oscarrosie27/06/2015
With Andy. Blea Rigg and four Synges from GrasmereCrib Goch27/06/2015
Wonderful circular walk out of Grasmere Lost the trail up the 1st climb but after that it was a fantastic 9.5 mile walk capped off with a wonderful climb up to Sergaent Man Lee's best decent ever and long may it continueTobo196930/05/2015
Belles Knott, Sergeant Man, High Raise, Tongue Head, Allen Crags, Red Beck Top, Glaramara, Combe Door Top, Dovenest Top, Rosthwaite Fell, Bessyboot.keithouk10/05/2015
From Grasmere. Easedale Tarn, Belle's Knott, Blea Rigg, Great Castle How, Castle How (Raw Pike), Little Castle How, Swinescar Pike, Lang How and Silver How. Fabulous day in glorious winter conditionsAlunRees3103/02/2015
From Grasmere. Easedale Tarn, Belle's Knott, Blea Rigg, Great Castle How, Castle How (Raw Pike), Little Castle How, Swinescar Pike, Lang How and Silver How. Fabulous day in glorious winter conditionsAlunrees3303/02/2015
IanDazza13/09/2014
From Grasmere - Easedale Tarn - Belles Knott - Codale Tarn - Tarn Crag.david23020121/07/2014
Parked north of Grasmere. 2470, 2468, 7930, 3754, 7943, 7952. Fine walk.destaylor12/06/2014
With Des and Alf from Tarn Crag, great top.mick12/06/2014
Climbed from Grasmere via codale tarn on the way to High Raiserobert10/03/2014
The greatest joy of this somewhat wet day was the sudden realisation that the summit of this lump was, in fact, the small, inconspicuous pimple just in front of me. I had mentally prepared myself for the summit being on the range of much higher beasties lying behind it! A small glimmer of hope on a day of despair.moorsman07/03/2014
Grasmere > Burtharlyp Howe > Tarn Crag > Belles Knott > Blea Rigg > Great Castle How > Castle How > Little Castle How > Swinescar Pike > Lang How > Silver How > GrasmereTony Hartry II11/12/2013
With Damian, Clare, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave13/07/2013
Up Tarn Crag from Grasmere and back via Belles Knott. A very hot day so had a refreshing swim in Codale Tarn. Would like to return and scramble up the east ridge one day.Jake99401/06/2013
With Jo, circular walk from Grasmere: Far Easedale, Tarn Crag, Belles Knott, Codale and Easedale Tarns. Weather; overcast, cool wind, moderate visibility.amblerbob06/05/2013
With Parlick and Liz Halpin .Shutterlag10/12/2012
Chapel Stile-Easedale-Easdale Tarn-Belles Knott-Easdale Tarn-Grasmere-Kelbarrow-Chapel Stile. With Andy Kenyon.MorecambeMonkey20/07/2011
Parked on the A591 at NY 33752 08545 > Grasmere > Stythwaite Steps > Tarn Crag (214th W) > Codale Head > High Raise > Sergeant Man > Belles Knott > Easdale Tarn > Grasmere > NY 33752 08545Tony Hartry24/09/2009
With: hb sb ab; From Grasmere to Easedale Tn then down to Pavey Ark. Up Jack's Rake then Thunacar, Sergeant Man & High Raise. Down to Greenup Edge then Calf Crag finishing on Helm Crag before descent to Grasmere. Well done boys!Ian Baines25/10/2007
With: ib sb ab; Helen Baines25/10/2007
With LewisPeteF28/01/2007
With Tarn Crag from Grasmerebriandiggle27/12/2000
Via scramble with Scoutsclimbingkershaw09/05/1998
Easedale car park, Easedale, Sourmilk gill, Easedale tarn, Easedale Gill, Belles Knot, Codale Head, High Raise, Low White Stones, Birks, Calf Crag, Gibson Knot, Helm Crag, Easedale, car park.joseph mitchell02/09/1996