Ascent of Green Hill on 2009-08-13

Climber: Peter Stone

Others in Party:Twm Stone
David Stone
Date:Thursday, August 13, 2009
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Green Hill
    Elevation:2057 ft / 626 m

Ascent Trip Report

Whether this hill or adjacent Gragareth is the county top of Lancashire (since it lost Old Man of Coniston in the 1970s) depends on the latest survey, but I did both as a round from Kingsdale. Excellent views over Morecambe Bay towards the South Lakes and also to Blackpool.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:72 ft / 21 m
    Total Elevation Loss:105 ft / 32 m
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:72 ft / 21 m
    Start Trailhead:Great Coum col  1985 ft / 605 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:105 ft / 32 m
    End Trailhead:Gragareth col  1952 ft / 594 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Whernside & neighbours

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Whernside2009-08-13 a889 ft / 271 m
2Great Coum2009-08-13 b728 ft / 222 m
3Green Hill2009-08-13 c72 ft / 22 m
4Gragareth2009-08-13 d108 ft / 33 m
Total Trip Gain: 1797 ft / 548 m    Total Trip Loss: 1797 ft / 548 m

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