All Details & GPS Waypoint

Orrest Head 238m (781ft)

Summit Feature: Rock 1m NNE of stone seat note: recent view indicator is about 30m W of summit and is lower (Survey: obvious summit)
Classification: P30 Tump, Wainwright-vol-8.
OS Grid Ref: SD414993 (10 figure Grid Ref: SD4142399359).
Lake District Area: Far Eastern Fells (OS Maps 1:50k 96,97. 1:25k OL7N.)
Latitude: 54.386344, Longitude: -2.903497, Height: 238 metres (781 feet)
Prominence: 63 metres (207 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0238.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 2690)

Associated Parent Hill:
   High Street (828m, p373)

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Member's Comments on Orrest Head...

  • JohnR says...
  • Parked in the main road lay-by next to the Windermere Hotel and followed the permissible footpath with Helen and Molly, climbing up through Common Wood out onto the summit. Superb views of the whole of Windermere Lake.
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Orrest Head's Nearby Routes...

LD148 - Orrest Head (Ronnie Bowron)


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