Guide to England's hills & mountains

Gavel Pike

Gavel Pike - Cumbria

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Gavel Pike is the 1539th highest peak in the British Isles and the 84th tallest in England


784.0 m (2572 ft)


4.0 m (13 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


No feature 50m W of cairn


  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District E

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

Notes & comments

Cairn is at NY 37341 13430 (not referred to by Birkett) and is 2m lower than summit