|Area:||Lake District - Southern Fells|
|Classification:||Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall|
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
|Maps:||OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger|
|Grid Ref:||NY209081 Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km|
|Summit:||rock 3m E of cairn - photo|
|Notes:||finger of rock on N top is at least as high|
|Daylight:||dawn 05:18, sunrise 05:58, sunset 20:25, dusk 21:04|
Lingmell is situated between Wasdale and the Scafells. It can be climbed from Brackenclose at the head of Wast Water via Lingmell Gill and Brown Tongue, or as part of a larger Scafells day. Grass slopes on its south and west slopes are contrasted by precipitous northern and western crags.
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 McKillop, Andy Duff, anne mariecb, beth, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS, CEW, chloealina, chrisfry35 (x4), Cowles, DANE2766, Darrenh, Daz Graham, distantecho, DJSibbald, drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem (twice), DuncanG22, eclipseandy, fizzerfox, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh, gdh200, geordiegary, gerard.hurst, gilly_3886, Ginty, gossy251, Harter hod carrier (twice), hillbilly, JSutton, Lakeviewlad, leedrich, LozJessNacho, mariablky, MarjWatson, markhallam, Mikew92, munrobracket, navdave, On The Rivet, Orayner15, pandy, Paul Mansour, PaulG1952, Peterfishwick, PipT, SheepFarmer, spookyfish, springfishblue, Steve18566, steve71, StevetheRover, Stewart Sanderson, Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba, Tabber, Tiff18, Traverse, vinmac, walsh581, and wolfgangb.
In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:
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