The Knott - Dunnerdale

The Knott - Dunnerdale Summit
The Knott - Dunnerdale Summit

Walks By Hill: Wainwright Outlying
Walks By Keyword / Analysis: Cumbria, Lake District, The Knott - Dunnerdale

A Few Facts About The Knott - Dunnerdale

Location -
The Knott - Dunnerdale is a fell located in the southern Lake District with an altitude of 284 metres (932 feet). Alfred Wainwright included it in the Stickle Pike chapter of his "The Outlying Fells of Lakeland". Geographically the fell is located above the lower Duddon Valley and at the end of the ridge from Raven's Crag. The area is quite rugged with several craggy outcrops. It is generally climbed in combination with Great Stickle, Tarn Hill and Stickle Pike [The Dunnerdale Horseshoe]. The walk is located on both sides of the Dunnerdale valley and offers excellent views to the Furness Peninsula and the southern fells.

Outlying Wainwright Fells -
The Knott - Dunnerdale is an Outlying Wainwright and is probably one of the easiest to climb.

Summit -
The Knott - Dunnerdale summit has a cairn with a large pile of stones on a grassy top. The views from the top are excellent.
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Hill / Mountain Class(s)
Wainwright Outlying

Hill / Mountain Details