|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 07:30, sunrise 08:10, sunset 16:40, dusk 17:20|
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: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, Andy Duff, awall, beth, CARLOS (twice), CEW, chrisfry35 (x5), DANE2766, Darrenh, dsutton101, DukeNukem, fizzerfox, gallowshill (twice), gbh, Ginty (twice), HighOrbiter, Jesspeace, JMCM, Lancashire Lad, luverlyjuberly, Mikew92, Oli R C, Peterfishwick, SheepFarmer, springfishblue, Stephenmshanks, Steve18566, steve71, StevetheRover, Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, TonyRogerson, and wolfgangb.
In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:
If you need accommodation we have details of 10 properties offering rooms near Steeple. Here are some examples: