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Hobcarton Crag
739m (2425ft)

The North Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


Record Hobcarton Crag as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered


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English Mountain
73rd highest in England,
128th in England & Wales

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92nd highest in England,
159th in England & Wales

You can find Hobcarton Crag & all the walks that climb it on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL4 The English Lakes - North Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


See Hobcarton Crag and the surrounding tops on our free-to-access 'Google Style' Peak Bagging Maps:

See Hobcarton Crag and the surrounding tops on our downloadable PDF Peak Bagging Maps:

NB: Whether you print off a copy on to paper or download it to your phone, these PDF Peak Baggers Maps will prove incredibly useful when your are up there on the tops and you cannot get a phone signal!


Not familiar with Hobcarton Crag?

See the location of Hobcarton Crag and all 7 walks that climb it on an interactive Google Map


You can walk to the top of Hobcarton Crag by using any of these 7 easy to follow route maps:

Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Hobcarton Crag Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Hobcarton Crag

Caroline Winter walked up on August 31st, 2020 [from/via/route] Lanthwaite Green car park, Whin Ben, Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Hobcarton Crag, Coledale Hause, Grasmoor, Liza Beck [with] Becky [weather] Very good views. Warm day 12 degrees on tops - Glorious walk. Heather in bloom & great views along ridge. One of the largest shelters on Grasmoor to enjoy lunch. Pretty waterfalls on descent

Kevin Foster climbed on March 4th, 2020 [from/via/route] Grisedale Pike. [with] Henry. [weather] Cloudy with light snow showers. - Got caught in the lightest of snow showers crossing between these two tops. Still enough winter snow about to make it fun walking in my Yak Trax!

Stephen Reader bagged on July 7th, 2019 [from/via/route] Coledale 10 peak challenge. Not listed on summits but on route [with] Mountain Walks [weather] Mixture of cloud & sunshine

Simon Myerscough hiked on September 21st, 2008 [from/via/route] C408 [weather] Cloudy but warm at times

Anthony Scott summited on July 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] walk c209 [with] me [weather] humid!

Graham Coules conquered on May 14th, 2014 [from/via/route] Whinlatter [weather] Perfect

Louis Smith scaled during June, 2013 [from/via/route] temperature inversion

Mark Davidson walked up on March 11th, 2014 [with] Alone [weather] Gloriously sunny

Trevor Williams climbed on July 29th, 2015 [with] alone

Stephen Eddy bagged on June 13th, 2015 [from/via/route] Braithwaite via Grasmoor [with] Mike Woodhouse, Tony Harris [weather] Warm

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Hobcarton Crag

Looking across Hobcarton Crag to Grisedale Pike from Hopegill Head

Looking across Hobcarton Crag to Grisedale Pike from Hopegill Head

Photo: Christine Shepherd (65)

Hobcarton Crag, Hopegill Head and Ladyside Pike from Hobcarton End

Hobcarton Crag, Hopegill Head and Ladyside Pike from Hobcarton End

Photo: Christine Shepherd (296)

The rocky summit of Hopegill Head with Hobcarton Crag and Grisedale Pike beyond

The rocky summit of Hopegill Head with Hobcarton Crag and Grisedale Pike beyond

Photo: A. Wainwright (68)

The top of Hobcarton Crag and Grisdale Pike from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point

The top of Hobcarton Crag and Grisdale Pike from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point

Photo: Peter Dryden (10)

The Coledale Horseshoe from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point featuring: Grasmoor, Grasmoor, Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top), Whiteside (Crummock), Gasgale Crags, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill, The top of Hobcarton Crag, Grisdale Pike, The Skiddaw massif, Blencathra (or Saddleback), Keswick, Sleet How, Outerside, Stile End, Sail, Causey Pike, Bleaberry Fell, High Seat, High Tove, The Southern Fells and The Western Fells

The Coledale Horseshoe from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point featuring: Grasmoor, Grasmoor, Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top), Whiteside (Crummock), Gasgale Crags, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill, The top of Hobcarton Crag, Grisdale Pike, The Skiddaw massif, Blencathra (or Saddleback), Keswick, Sleet How, Outerside, Stile End, Sail, Causey Pike, Bleaberry Fell, High Seat, High Tove, The Southern Fells and The Western Fells

Photo: Peter Dryden (5)

Hopegill Head and Hobcarton Crag from Grisedale Pike

Hopegill Head and Hobcarton Crag from Grisedale Pike

Photo: William Ringwood (21)

The top of Hobcarton Crag and Grisdale Pike from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point

The top of Hobcarton Crag and Grisdale Pike from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point

Photo: Peter Dryden (9)

Hobcarton Crag from the summit of Ladyside Pike

Hobcarton Crag from the summit of Ladyside Pike

Photo: A. Wainwright (72)

Grisedale Pike and Hobcarton Crag from the summit of Ladyside Pike with Crag Hill (Eel Crag) in the distance

Grisedale Pike and Hobcarton Crag from the summit of Ladyside Pike with Crag Hill (Eel Crag) in the distance

Photo: A. Wainwright (71)


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