Guide to England's hills & mountains

Skiddaw

Skiddaw - Cumbria

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Skiddaw is the 553rd highest peak in the British Isles and the 7th tallest in England

Elevation

931.0 m (3054 ft)

Prominence

709.0 m (2326 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit

Features

Rock 5m S of trig point between trig point and shelter

Category

Hill / mountain range

Lake District N

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

Notes & comments

Note Wainwright and Birkett describe trig point as summit