Slight Side

Slight Side - Cumbria
© Michael Graham and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Slight Side is the 1722nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 106th tallest in England


762.0 m (2500 ft)


14.0 m (46 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Small cairn on rocky tor


  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger
  • Deleted Nuttall

Hill / mountain range

Lake District S

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 006N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Tor 40m NW at NY 20970 05030 is 30cm lower