The Old Man of Coniston
Photo ©Harry Wilson
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Region: Lake District: South
Coniston Old Man is one of the best known Lakeland Fells and, being on the southern fringe of the mountains, offers grand views over Morecambe Bay. It is the highest of the Coniston Fells, overtopping their apex Swirl How by a single metre.
There are 2410 Walkhighlanders who have climbed The Old Man of Coniston. They have contributed 34 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.