Guide to England's hills & mountains

Darling Fell

Darling Fell - Cumbria
© Michael Graham and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Darling Fell is the 8873rd highest peak in the British Isles and the 1163rd tallest in England


392.0 m (1286 ft)


45.0 m (148 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


No feature 15m WNW of cairn


  • Tump (300-399m)
  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District W

Nearest town

Cockermouth, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS25: 303 (Whitehaven & Workington, Cockermouth & Egremont)

Notes & comments

This summit is the E top and is about 1m higher than that at the W end of the ridge (NY 12831 22530)