High Pen

High Pen - Cumbria
© Michael Graham and licensed for reuse under this Licence

High Pen is the 6710th highest peak in the British Isles and the 783rd tallest in England


475.0 m (1558 ft)


18.0 m (59 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Single stone on grassy mound


  • 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

Post 150m SW is 2m lower