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Arnside Knott, Arnside

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Arnside Knott is a hill with a summit elevation of 159m, near Arnside, Cumbria, England. Although it is in South Lakeland district it is not in the Lake District National Park, lying south of the River Kent which forms the south eastern boundary of the national park. It is within the Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is National Trust property.Arnside Knott is the lowest Marilyn (i.e. a hill with at least 150 m of topographic prominence) in England. It was not included in Alan Dawson's The Relative Hills of Britain (1992) which was the first listing of Marilyns, but was added to the list in 2004-05.The National Trust grazes Highland cattle on Arnside Knott.
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  • What to say really. This is a gentle walk along well defined paths that leads to fantastic views over Morecambe Bay to the south and the Lake District to the north. Pick a sunny day and go for it. The...  more »
  • The walk is tricky at points as when we did it the tide was high so we had to use the rocks to clear certain areas. There also some steep ascents so this walk wouldn't be suitable for some people. The...  more »
  • I have been up Arnside Knott many times. It is good in any season of the year, with spectacular views all round. Many of the Lakeland fells can be seen, with Skiddaw the furthest visible (looking thro...  more »
  • Nice walks in the fresh air with beautiful panoramic views.
  • Lovely place for a wander and picnic. No matter how many times you come you discover and see something different.
  • Lovely little place. Take a break from the rat race.
  • Where I live is just spectacular
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