Ill Bell

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, and HuMP
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY436077         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:N of two large cairns 30m apart - photo
Notes:S cairn at NY 43660 07720 is c 50cm lower
Daylight:dawn 04:34, sunrise 05:20, sunset 21:15, dusk 22:01
External links:Wikipedia

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Kentmere Reservoir, Yoke, Ill Bell, and Froswick
Kentmere Reservoir, Yoke, Ill Bell, and Froswick

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson (twice), Alan0409, albee23, AliGill, andrew_poyner, Andy Duff, awall, B@T, beth, Bilberry, bryanatk, Burgpa, CarlandHay, CARLOS (x4), Carolwildbird (twice), ccoleby, CEW, chipshot, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x5), CodyJ, Cowles, daleheadged, DANE2766, Danrobinson, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, Daz Graham, digby, DJSibbald, domusmantell, dsutton101, DukeNukem, DuncanG22, fellwalker68, fidds, fizzerfox, frothyraptor, gallowshill, GaryR, gbh (twice), gdh200, gerard.hurst, Ginty (twice), Glenosborne, griff44, Harter hod carrier, Howdo, Hubbards, iggsypoo, James48 (twice), James82 (twice), Jandy, JennyPeachey, JimRiley, JMCM, jodyd, john09cw, js1995, JSutton, kraufdinner, Lakeviewlad, Lancashire Lad (twice), Lenny0018, lfaulder, livebox, lludwinski, Luizawoods, lulatigerlily, Luly, Mandy1836, mariablky, MarjWatson, mattmanutd, Mickha, Mikew92, motley 55 (twice), munrobracket, navdave (x3), Nottspanther, On The Rivet, Orayner15, Ozric, Paul Mansour, peterb, Peterfishwick, rampton60, RuslandRambler, ScoutScarShuffler (twice), shane1974, (twice), skiddawlittleboy, Skipper, spookyfish, springfishblue, SteelFellLover, Steve1607, StevetheRover (twice), Strangerclur, StuartL, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (twice), taxiken98, ThinArthur, Tirama, Tony Roberts, TONYL31, TonyRogerson, Tricia15, vinmac, walsh581, windridge, wittonweavers, wolfgangb, and yorkmunrobagger.

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

If you need accommodation we have details of 11 properties offering rooms near Ill Bell. Here are some examples:

3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£458-1654 per week
4.9km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 2
3 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£495-1848 per week
4.7km (2.9 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£508-2596 per week
4.4km (2.7 miles) away, sleeps 3

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