|Area:||Lake District - Western Fells|
|Classification:||Wainwright, Birkett, and Nuttall|
(also Fellranger, Synge, and sub Sim)
|Maps:||OL4(S) Explorer or 89 Landranger|
|Grid Ref:||NY157116 Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km|
|Summit:||rock 2m NE of cairn - photo|
|Daylight:||dawn 03:41, sunrise 04:37, sunset 21:52, dusk 22:49|
Steeple lives up to it's name: there is hardly any room to stand on it's summit let alone room for a cairn. It is connected to it's slightly higher neighbour Scoat Fell by a rough and narrow ridge but due to the drop between them is considered a fell in it's own right.
Why not try walking up this hill using one of our walks:
Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: adgl, DukeNukem, Oli R C, luverlyjuberly, steve71, gallowshill (twice), Sylwia J Kociemba, fizzerfox, Mikew92, CARLOS (twice), Ginty (twice), AGJ64, Susanna, beth, StevetheRover, Andy Duff, Lancashire Lad, and gbh.
In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:
If you need accommodation we have details of 20 properties offering rooms near Steeple. Here are some examples: