Guide to England's hills & mountains

Helm Crag

Helm Crag - Cumbria

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Helm Crag is the 8500th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1074th tallest in England

Elevation

405.0 m (1329 ft)

Prominence

70.0 m (230 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit

Features

Rock tor known as 'Howitzer'

Category

  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District C

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria