Guide to England's hills & mountains

Orrest Head

Orrest Head - Cumbria
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Orrest Head is the 13432nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 2212th tallest in England

Elevation

238.0 m (781 ft)

Prominence

63.0 m (207 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit

Features

Rock 1m NNE of stone seat

Category

Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Windermere, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 007N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 096 (Barrow-in-Furness & South Lakeland)
OS50: 097 (Kendal & Morecambe, Windermere & Lancaster)

Notes & comments

Recent view indicator is about 30m W of summit and is lower