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902 metres


146 metres

Summit feature

Rib of rock 5m NE of cairn





Grid reference

NY 24477 06449

Nearby peaks

Scafell Pike (3.0 km)
Scafell (3.8 km)
Symonds Knott (3.7 km)
Helvellyn (13.0 km)
Ill Crag (2.3 km)
Broad Crag (2.8 km)

Nearby towns

Carlisle (51.9 km)
Morecambe (46.6 km)
Barrow in Furness (37.7 km)
Lancaster (50.6 km)
Kendal (30.3 km)
Whitehaven (29.2 km)
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The panel at the top shows the view from the top of Bowfell.

Click and drag the view from left to right to pan around the horizon. Double click on the name of any hill or town to switch to that location.

Terrain color indicates elevation. Low-lying terrain is green, while higher terrain is gray. You can use the sliders on the right-hand side to adjust the scale that is used. For more information, click here.

To browse other locations in the surrounding area, click here.

3D print a model of Bowfell

If you would like to make a 3D-printed model of Bowfell, use the "Export STL" button on the 3D view of the landscape around Bowfell. First, adjust the zoom level using the magnification controls to select the area you would like to print. Then click on "Export STL" to produce an STL file which you can open in many CAD programs.

Alternatively, you can browse the surrounding area to select the region you would like to print.