Guide to England's hills & mountains

Barf

Barf - Cumbria
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Barf is the 6842nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 802nd tallest in England

Elevation

469.0 m (1539 ft)

Prominence

38.0 m (125 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit

Features

Shattered cairn on rock

Category

  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District NW

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)