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Howgills 2000ft Tops


26 km / 16 miles
An open challenge covering the 2000ft tops in the Howgills with over 4500ft of ascent and a time limit of 9 hours. Navigational skills required for this tough challenge.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Very Challenging
Start and Finish: NY644051 - Old School, Longdale, Cumbria View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Gofar - Harvey Howgill Tops

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Howgills 2000ft Tops Grid References  (Peter Grayson ) Download File
Looseleaf Howgills 2000ft Tops Route Sheet Grid References  (Peter Grayson  - 2008 )
Badge & Certificate Badge & Certificate for Howgills 2000ft Tops Completion  (Peter Grayson  - 2008 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 91, 97, 98
OS Landranger Active 91, 97, 98
OS Explorer 19
OS Explorer Active 19

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
4 km
12 km

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Route Profile:

26.0 km (16.2 miles)
1,417 m (4,649 ft) ascent
669 m (2,195 ft)  maximum height

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