– Lat/Long: 54.45° N 3.17° W

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Bowfell cloud inversion  photo


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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

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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