Bowscale Fell

Area:Lake District - Northern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL5(N), OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY333305         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:stone shelter
Notes:cairn 50m NE at NY 33382 30609 is c 2m lower
Daylight:dawn 05:02, sunrise 05:44, sunset 20:49, dusk 21:31
External links:Wikipedia

view on a bigger map

Bowscale Fell
Bowscale Fell

Why not try walking up this hill using one of our walks:

... or, if you've walked it already, why not log on or register and record your walk?

Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody (twice), adgl, AGJ64, ahampson (twice), Alan0409, Andrew McKillop, Andrewc1980, Andy Duff, Andy67, Angela Duckett, anne mariecb, atessa, bally6872, BeckyST, beth, bluegrassbella, bob.taylor100 (twice), Bogtrotters, Boss_keloid, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS, Carolwildbird, cat wakelin, CEW, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x7), Claren, CodyJ, Cowles, Cydonia, daleheadged, darrendixon (twice), Dave Martin, Daver64, davew, Daz Graham, DJSibbald, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, duncbarnes, Dunkman, elainewoodhouse, euant (twice), Felltopper, Fellwalker, fizzerfox (twice), Floydian1, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, gdh200, Gillian7660, gilly_3886, Ginty (x4), Glenosborne, Harter hod carrier (x3), hhampson, Hubbards, IanBlythe, Iggsy, iggsypoo, Ionahunter, Ivesylew, James48 (twice), Jandy, Jasimo16, JazMeg26, Jennie, jezsheona, JimRiley, JJH94, john09cw,, Jojo777, JordWill, josiejowalker, js1995, JSutton, Kanianne, KarenWAL4, King of the Tops, Lakeviewlad, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad, leedrich, lludwinski, lucygordonxo, Luizawoods, Luly, Mandy1836, MarjWatson,, mbabester, Mc49, McLeish,, Mikew92,, navdave (x3), NickiG, Nottspanther, Old Man and Stan, onceuponatime, pah800, Paperballpark, Paul Mansour, PaulSpink, PDB1963, peterb, Rebecca55, Richiemaryport, Rosehip, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, Samrust, sgrice56, SheepFarmer,, skiddawlittleboy, sophielucywalking, spookyfish, springfishblue, SteelFellLover, Stephenmshanks, StevetheRover, Strangerclur, StuartL, Suecash, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), Tesse23, ThinArthur, ThrowerBell, Tirama, TonyRogerson, Toy poodle, Trott, TrueFreedomSeekers, Vicksey22, vinmac (twice), walsh581,, wittonweavers, wolfgangb, and wrowlands3.

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

If you need accommodation we have details of 13 properties offering rooms near Bowscale Fell. Here are some examples:

3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£366-1962 per week
5.1km (3.2 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£387-1598 per week
5.2km (3.2 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£506-2388 per week
2.8km (1.8 miles) away, sleeps 5

Photo by Elizabeth Oldham and is our copyright. For more information about this photo, including on copyright, see the photo's home page.

WalkLakes recognises that hill walking, or walking in the mountains, is an activity with a danger of personal injury or death.
Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.