Guide to England's hills & mountains

Bowfell

Bowfell - Cumbria
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Bowfell is the 720th highest peak in the British Isles and the 13th tallest in England

Elevation

902.0 m (2959 ft)

Prominence

146.0 m (479 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Rib of rock 5m NE of cairn

Category

Hill / mountain range

Lake District S

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 006N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)