Guide to England's hills & mountains

Nettle Hill

Nettle Hill - Cumbria

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Nettle Hill is the 9125th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1202nd tallest in England


382.0 m (1253 ft)


124.0 m (407 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Small mossy cairn 30m south of trig point


  • Hump
  • Tump (300-399m)

Hill / mountain range

Yorkshire Dales N

Nearest town

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

Notes & comments

Cairn is 50cm higher than trig point at NY 71642 07852; ground 240m SW (NY 71480 07632) may be as high