Guide to England's hills & mountains

Wansfell Pike

Wansfell Pike - Cumbria

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Wansfell Pike is the 6525th highest peak in the British Isles and the 756th tallest in England


482.0 m (1581 ft)


25.0 m (82 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Rock 5m S of fence


  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

Notes & comments

Not the rock further from the fence that is littered with stones; checked with Leica NA730 as being at least 4m lower than Baystones (hill 2607)