Gowk Hill

Gowk Hill - Cumbria
© Michael Graham and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Gowk Hill is the 6801st highest peak in the British Isles and the 797th tallest in England


471.0 m (1545 ft)


10.0 m (33 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Single stone in grass


  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Windermere, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 005S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Ground 13m SW at NY 44468 16686 is c 20cm lower