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Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)
557m (1828ft)

The South Pennines and The Forest of Bowland, Lancashire, England

The summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


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English Dewey
58th highest in England,
133rd in England & Wales

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English Marilyn
60th highest in England,
854th highest in Great Britain

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English Trig Point (Pillar)

Walk Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) walking UK Mountains in The South Pennines and The Forest of Bowland  Lancashire    England

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) Summit

Photo: Clare Howard

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL21 & OL41
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Map 103
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Patrick Molloy walked up on July 24th, 2020 [from/via/route] Parked at the foot walked up & back w/ Nadia [with] Nadia [weather] Warm partial Sun

Carl Tillotson climbed on June 19th, 2021 [from/via/route] Route from Downham [with] June [weather] Sunny & Warm, bit windy on top

Paul Smith bagged on September 8th, 2016 [from/via/route] Up from Downham village to trig point & back [with] Alone [weather] Misty but dry in the main - Cold at the summit...met a grandfather/grandson fell race partnership hurtling downhill as I was ascending

Adrian Howard hiked on November 13th, 2017 [from/via/route] from car park at Nick of Pendle

Angela Moroney summited during February, 2019 [with] Kirsty Barnes

Gill Bates conquered on September 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] Barley car park

Sharon Wearden scaled on December 30th, 2019 [from/via/route] Roughlee [with] Neil [weather] Dry, clear d

Margaret Richards walked up on April 16th, 2012 [from/via/route] Pendle Hill from Ogden Clough & Stang Top Moor from Barley [with] Don [weather] Cold - Have walked many times since & before! different routes

James Brocken climbed on April 1st, 2018 [from/via/route] Barley [weather] Dry

Mark Davidson bagged on February 28th, 2008 [with] Alone [weather] Sunny Spells

Derek Shirtcliffe hiked on May 12th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Wellsprings Hotel between Sabden & Clitheroe to Barley returning via Fell Wood & Deerstones. [weather] Dull & damp - My "local" hill, walked it many times & many ways always different each time you walk it.

Tony Rogerson summited on January 10th, 2010 [from/via/route] From Higham [weather] Clear but windy - Snow under foot

Leon Harvey conquered on March 1st, 2015 [from/via/route] Barley Green [with] Solo [weather] All weathers (Sun, Rain, Snow & very windy)

Les Wrightson scaled on December 27th, 2014 [from/via/route] l127 barley [with] tan [weather] very clear crisp day ice underfoot - Stunning scenery going up via the resevouirs through the valley snowy scenery.

Geoffrey Robertshaw walked up on March 12th, 2014 - 37th Wedding Anniversary walk

Sharon Reilly climbed on May 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] barley [with] dog [weather] wet to start - great walk

Pam Joy bagged on April 28th, 2014 [from/via/route] Barley [with] David and Paddy the lurcher [weather] Still, warm, jackets off weather! - Took a wrong turn than the one on the route map & had a much steeper than intended climb.

Syd Barnes hiked on March 28th, 2012 [with] Wang and Jo [weather] Cold, windy & snow on the top of the mountain

Sharon Grant summited during November, 2013 [from/via/route] Downham circular [with] Karen, Vicky and Jordan [weather] Sunny & bright

Carrie Bray conquered during October, 2009 [from/via/route] Bagged 3 times: from Barley via steps, from Downham & from Nick O'Pendle

Jane Chiarello scaled during 1980 - Climbed Pendle Hill many times when I lived there

Lee Senior walked up on September 4th, 2010 [from/via/route] Barley car park [with] Corinne and pup Dill [weather] dry

Charlie Housley climbed on April 8th, 2011 [from/via/route] Not sure which route up or down as this walk is being logged nearly 18 months after the event. [with] Solo. [weather] Very sunny & incredibly hot!!!!

Gerry Smith bagged during 2010 [from/via/route] from Barley [with] Joe Kelly

Christine Shepherd hiked on October 30th, 2010 [from/via/route] Walked from Barley [with] Hannah and Andrew [weather] A bright Autumn day - We went up the steep way & half way up a fellow walker commented that I was, 'doing very well'. I didn't tell him that I had just finished all the Wainwirghts & was planning the Coast to Coast! have climbed this twice since; on my own on 4.3.11 & while leading a group on 12.3.11.

Lindsay Goodall, Andrew Else, Wendy Haycock, Paul Booth, Stephen Millington, Louise Sandwith, John Cuthbert, Chris Bramley, Elaine Kenny and Neil Wallbank have all walked, climbed & bagged Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End).

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Barley, Ing Ends and Ogden Reservoirs from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Barley, Ing Ends and Ogden Reservoirs from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (14)

The lovely skies over Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The lovely skies over Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (541)

Approaching the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) from the South

Approaching the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) from the South

Photo: Martin Poole (3)

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (16)

Ogden Reservoirs from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Ogden Reservoirs from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (2)

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (4)

The Black Moss Reservoirs (Upper and Lower) and Pendle House from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The Black Moss Reservoirs (Upper and Lower) and Pendle House from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (15)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Heather Walsh (3)

The Big Cairn on Pendle Hill (Beacon Or Big End)

The Big Cairn on Pendle Hill (Beacon Or Big End)

Photo: Gerry Smith (3)

Looking East from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Looking East from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (1)

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

Photo: Martin Poole (5)


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