Guide to England's hills & mountains

Holme Fell

Holme Fell - Cumbria
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Holme Fell is the 10910th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1578th tallest in England


317.0 m (1040 ft)


165.0 m (541 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Rock 60m SSW of cairn


Hill / mountain range

Lake District S

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 007N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Cairn on large rock outcrop (Wainwright) 60m NNE at NY 31531 00657 is 0.5m lower; rock outcrop 110m NNE at NY 31557 00699 is 0.3m lower