Ill Bell is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:
*Version including the walk routes you need to follow in order to Walk all 214 Wainwrights in just 59 walks.
If you LOG ON and then RELOAD this page it will display when you climbed, bagged and conquered Ill Bell, what the weather was like, who you went with and any other comments you might like to add to remind you of that fantastic day. And since you can also access your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record via go4awalk Mobile you can quickly & easily record, edit and view your achievements - whether you are at home/work on your desktop computer or in the pub/at the top of a mountain with your iPhone, HTC Android or Blackberry Smart Phone. Furthermore, you can even download your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record as a .csv file for importing into spreadsheet software such as Excel or NeoOffice. For more details see Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record.
Fellow go4awalkers who have walked up, climbed & bagged Ill Bell
Harry Meijer walked up Ill Bell on April 26th, 2013 [from/via/route] The Kentmere Horseshoe,Kentmere Church [with] The Lake District Walker
Stephen May climbed Ill Bell on October 25th, 2011 [with] Jill May
Denis Hoyle bagged Ill Bell on March 3rd, 2013 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Danny [weather] High cloud - Snow and ice on tops
Iain Taylor hiked Ill Bell on December 23rd, 2011 [from/via/route] Hartsop (NY 41009 12992)
Bay Wan summited Ill Bell on September 7th, 2012 [from/via/route] Start from Kentmere via Yoke towards Mardale III Bell [with] Cocoa Pops (the dog) [weather] Misty high up, low visibility - Lots of Moorland, feels like a fairly flat walk, sure there were some great views but couldn't see anything :(
Mr Davison walked up Ill Bell during June, 2010 [from/via/route] from kentmere [weather] sunny
Christine Shepherd climbed Ill Bell during August, 2004 [from/via/route] Walked from Kentmere [with] Rebecca and Will [weather] A bit dull but dry to start with, driving rain by mid afternoon. - Climbed this again with my other daughter, Hannah, from Kentmere in very misty conditions. One day I will have a good view from this summit.
Chris Bramley bagged Ill Bell on May 12th, 2012 [from/via/route] Ridge walk from troutbeck [with] Janet [weather] Windy cloudy cold
Stephen Littlewood hiked Ill Bell on June 12th, 2009 [from/via/route] from Troutbeck
Ian Miles summited Ill Bell during 1995 [with] Colleaugues
Darren Mortimer walked up Ill Bell on November 13th, 2011 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Dermot Palmer & Richard Johnson [weather] Sunny with mist
Andy Nicholls climbed Ill Bell on August 28th, 2011 [from/via/route] Troutbeck Bridge
John Cuthbert, G Philpott, Carol Juden, Patrick Buckland, Robin Scott, John Southward, Stephen Millington, Rob Barklamb, Jeanette Coward, Adam Shewry and Ray O'Hara have also all walked, climbed & bagged Ill Bell.
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1. Trout Beck, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick and Ill Bell from Troutbeck Park
Photo: Don Gorman (1)
2. Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke from Stony Cove Pike
Photo: Ivor Bennett (16)
3. Stony Cove Pike (left), Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke (right) from Garburn Road near Troutbeck Park
Photo: Philip Butler (1)
4. Harter Fell (left) and Mardale Ill Bell (in cloud) seen from above Haweswater Reservoir near Rowantreethwaite Beck
Photo: Rob Barklamb (46)
5. Cloud trapped by a temperature inversion clawing at the eastern slopes of Yoke, Ill Bell and Froswick as seen from Thornthwaite Crag
Photo: Paul Johnson (16)
6. Ill Bell (front) and Yoke from Froswick
Photo: Matt Delemare (5)
7. Ill Bell from Froswick
Photo: Ivor Bennett (9)
8. The Westerly aspect from Hollow Moor includes a distant view of Crinkle Crags with Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick and Thornthwaite Crag above Kentmere
Photo: Andy Malcolm (180)
9. Rough Crag beyond Blea Water from above Blea Water Crag between High Street and Mardale Ill Bell
Photo: Andy Malcolm (233)
10. Small Water and Haweswater from near Mardale Ill Bell summit
Photo: Andy Malcolm (23)
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You can walk or hike Ill Bell with any of these 3 route maps:
Route Summary: - Troutbeck Bridge, Garburn Road, Backstone Barrow, Sour Howes, Sallows, Garburn Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Wanfer Crag, Hagg Gill, Trout Beck, Troutbeck Tongue, Lowther Brow, Long Green Head, Limefitt Campsite, Troutbeck, Troutbeck Bridge.
Route Summary: - Troutbeck Bridge, Garburn Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, Stony Cove Pike, Doup Crag, Trout Beck, Troutbeck Tongue, Hagg Gill, Lowther Brow, Long Green Head, Limefitt Campsite, Troutbeck, Troutbeck Bridge.