Bowfell – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

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  • Elevation: 902 m
  • Difficulty: Walk up
  • Best months to climb: January, February, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
  • Convenient center: Ambleside

Bowfell Climbing Notes

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Bowfell Location Map

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Surf breaks located close to Bowfell Mountain peaks around Bowfell Roads and rivers around Bowfell

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10 other mountain peaks closest to Bowfell:

1. Rossett Pike (651 m) 1.1 km
2. Esk Pike (885 m) 1.1 km
3. Crinkle Crags (859 m) 1.9 km
4. Allen Crags (785 m) 2.1 km
5. Ill Crag (935 m) 2.2 km
6. Great End (910 m) 2.5 km
7. Broad Crag (934 m) 2.8 km
8. Pike of Stickle (709 m) 2.9 km
9. Scafell Pike (978 m) 3.0 km
10. Scafell (964 m) 3.2 km


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