Scafell – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

Scafell from Scafell Pike photo


Photo credit: Rob Young

  • Elevation: 964 m
  • Difficulty: Walk up
  • Best months to climb: May, June, July, August, September, October
  • Convenient center: Keswick, England

Scafell Climbing Notes

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Scafell Location Map

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

Use this relief map to navigate to mountain peaks in the area of Scafell.

10 other mountain peaks closest to Scafell:

1. Scafell Pike (978 m) 0.6 km
2. Sca Fell (964 m) 0.6 km
3. Broad Crag (934 m) 1.0 km
4. Ill Crag (935 m) 1.2 km
5. Lingmell (807 m) 1.4 km
6. Slight Side (762 m) 1.8 km
7. Great End (910 m) 2.2 km
8. Esk Pike (885 m) 2.5 km
9. Allen Crags (785 m) 3.0 km
10. Napes Needle (671 m) 3.1 km


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