Guide to England's hills & mountains

Sale Fell

Sale Fell - Cumbria

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Sale Fell is the 9745th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1325th tallest in England


359.0 m (1178 ft)


137.0 m (449 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Embedded rock in grass


  • Hump
  • Tump (300-399m)
  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District NW

Nearest town

Cockermouth, Cumbria

Notes & comments

Note: cairn described by Wainwright and Birkett has been largely destroyed