The North Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
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The summit of Hobcarton End is marked by a cairn.
After a survey by The Environment Agency Geomatics team in January 2021, Hobcarton End was demoted from being classified as a 'Nuttall' due to insufficient prominence.
You can find Hobcarton End & all the walks that climb it on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)
1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):
1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):
See Hobcarton End and the surrounding tops on our free-to-access 'Google Style' Peak Bagging Maps:
See Hobcarton End 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!
Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Hobcarton End
Kevin Foster walked up Hobcarton End on March 4th, 2020 [from/via/route] Thornthwaite. [with] Henry. [weather] Cloudy with light snow showers. - What a nice approach to Hobcarton End & the start of my walk en route to Grisedale Pike (through Thornthwaite Forest via Whinlatter visitor centre).
Mark Davidson climbed Hobcarton End on March 11th, 2014 [with] Alone [weather] Gloriously sunny
Christine Shepherd bagged Hobcarton End on April 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] Walked from Revelin Moss car park using walk c169 [with] On my own [weather] Perfect walking weather. Clear, not too hot with a cool breeze. - I really enjoyed this route up Grisedale Pike. As much of the ascent was in the forest it was pleasantly cool & I was distracted by lots of beautiful birdsong.
Graham Coules hiked Hobcarton End on May 18th, 2014 [from/via/route] Grisedale Pike from Whinlatter [with] Dale [weather] Sunny
Ray O'hara summited Hobcarton End on February 28th, 2014 [from/via/route] Whinlatter Pass, Hobcarton End, Grisdale Pike, Hopegill Head, Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Ladyside Pike, Whinlatter Pass [weather] Clear blue skies, no wind & light powdery snow from about 1800' upwards. Utterly perfect, the sort of day you dream about.
Iain Taylor conquered Hobcarton End on December 26th, 2010 [from/via/route] Braithwaite (NY 23296 23665)
Patrick Rogozinski, Louise Sandwith and Leon Potts have all walked, climbed & bagged Hobcarton End.
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