Guide to England's hills & mountains

Scope End

Scope End - Cumbria
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Scope End is the 8298th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1030th tallest in England


412.0 m (1352 ft)


5.0 m (16 ft)

Survey method

Abney level




  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District NW

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Note there is no summit description given by Birkett on this undulating section of ridge; we have taken the most north easterly rise; other possible positions are NY 22373 18278 & NY 22316 18238