Kinder Scout

Kinder Scout is the 3246th highest peak in the British Isles and the 295th tallest in England


636.3 m (2088 ft)


496.6 m (1629 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730/Leica 530


Grassy prominence on peat mound


Hill / mountain range

Peak District

Nearest town

Glossop, Derbyshire

OS map sheets

OS25: 001W (The Peak District)
OS50: 110 (Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth)

Notes & comments

Cairn 35m SW (SK 08462 87538) 69cm lower; cairn 200m E (SK 08678 87549) 47cm lower; cairn 475m ENE (SK 08953 87619) about 75cm lower; ground 340m WSW (SK 08180 87395) 30cm lower