The Southern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
Black Sails is on Ordnance Survey Maps:
|OS Explorer Map OL6|
|1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)
|OS Landranger Maps 89 & 90|
|1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)
Black Sails is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:
*Version marked with the walk routes you need to follow to Walk all 214 Wainwrights in just 59 walks.
Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Black Sails
Caroline Winter walked up on April 11th, 2018 [from/via/route] Wrynose pass, Great Carrs, Grey Friar, Swirl How, Black sails, Wetherlam [with] Becky [weather] Cloud lifted and great views late morning/afternoon, breezy on ascent to Hell Gill Pike - Busy up here. Some off to Coniston from Swirl Hawse, we some how missed plane debris on Great Carrs! Lost time on descent of Prison Band and detour off path to Black Sails. Also, after rocky scramble decent.....ended up on the minor track to the mines, and boy was it steep and never ending. We were in dismay at another climb to get back over to Wet Side. Late for booked meal, but fantastic circuit
Anthony Scott climbed on September 22nd, 2015 [with] me
Graham Coules bagged on April 23rd, 2017 [from/via/route] Nel Foot bridge [weather] Perfect
Louis Smith hiked on July 12th, 2015 [from/via/route] temperature inversion
Mark Davidson has summited [with] Theresa [weather] Can't remember - Can't remember the date but would have been the late 1990's
Rob Cheshire conquered on August 23rd, 2015 [from/via/route] From Three Shire Stone, horseshoe route including Great Carrs, Swirl How, Black Sails and Wetherlam. [with] Solo [weather] Warm and Sunny, with a moderate haze.
Darren Mortimer scaled on July 21st, 2012 [from/via/route] Low Tilberthwaite [with] Dermot Palmer
Mark Purcell walked up on August 10th, 2013 [with] TA
Joanne Mcgawley climbed on August 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Old Man of Coniston, Brim Fell, Swirl How, Black Sails and Wetherlam [with] Rich [weather] Very Warm and Humid - 9.98 miles
Iain Taylor bagged on November 8th, 2009 [from/via/route] Coniston (SD 30001 97460)
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