Guide to England's hills & mountains

Catbells

Catbells - Cumbria
© Geoff Kowalczyk and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Catbells is the 7293rd highest peak in the British Isles and the 864th tallest in England

Elevation

451.0 m (1480 ft)

Prominence

87.0 m (285 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit

Features

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)

Notes & comments

Tiny flat cairn no longer exists