Wainwrights - Lakes: Southern Fells


The Wainwrights are a group of 214 hills, made famous by the 7 Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells written by Alfred Wainwright.

Identified Peaks

The following peaks have been identifed and displayed in descending height order. Alternative names by which a peak is known are given in square brakcets. To find out more about a particular peak, click on the name or select more.

Name Height Grid Ref
Scafell Pike 978m 3209ft NY215072
Scafell 964m 3163ft NY206064
Great End 910m 2986ft NY226083
Bowfell 902m 2959ft NY244064
Esk Pike 885m 2904ft NY236075
Crinkle Crags - Long Top 859m 2818ft NY248048
Lingmell 807m 2648ft NY209081
The Old Man of Coniston 803m 2635ft SD272978
Swirl How 802m 2631ft NY272005
Brim Fell 796m 2612ft SD270985
Allen Crags 785m 2575ft NY236085
Great Carrs 785m 2575ft NY270008
Glaramara 783m 2569ft NY246104
Dow Crag 778m 2552ft SD262977
Grey Friar 773m 2536ft NY259003
Wetherlam 763m 2503ft NY288011
Slight Side 762m 2500ft NY210050
Pike of Blisco 705m 2313ft NY271042
Cold Pike 701m 2300ft NY262035
Harter Fell 654m 2146ft SD218997
Rossett Pike 651m 2136ft NY249075
Illgill Head 609m 1998ft NY169049
Seathwaite Fell (Wainwright summit) 601m 1972ft NY229102
Rosthwaite Fell - Bessyboot 551m 1808ft NY258125
Hard Knott 549m 1801ft NY231023
Whin Rigg 535m 1755ft NY152034
Green Crag 489m 1604ft SD200982
Lingmoor Fell 469m 1539ft NY302046
Black Fell 323m 1060ft NY340016
Holme Fell 317m 1040ft NY315006

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