|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 03:59, sunrise 04:51, sunset 21:45, dusk 22:38|
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, andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, awall, beth, CARLOS (twice), CEW, chloealina, chrisfry35 (x5), DANE2766, Darrenh, dsutton101, DukeNukem, fizzerfox, gallowshill (twice), gbh, Ginty (twice), HighOrbiter, Jesspeace, JJH94, JMCM, Lancashire Lad, luverlyjuberly, MarjWatson, Mikew92, navdave, 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: