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Place Fell
657m (2156ft)

The Far Eastern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


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137th highest in England,
238th in England & Wales

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Wainwright
(No. 108)

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English Nuttall
185th highest in England,
318th in England & Wales

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44th highest in England,
683rd in Great Britain

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Walk Place Fell walking UK Mountains in The Far Eastern Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

Place Fell Summit

Photo: Stephen Collins

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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Place Fell Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Place Fell

Michael Nolan walked up on March 30th, 2021 [from/via/route] Martindale [with] Morag [weather] wet and cold until we finished when it was lovely

Tony Kenny climbed on August 10th, 2011 [with] Kitty

Adrian Howard bagged on December 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] Deepdale Bridge

Sarah Baker hiked on March 8th, 2020 [with] Larry baker, twiglet and widget [weather] Beautiful day, slightly hazy - Up and back didn't do the loop route

Andrew Johnson summited on November 27th, 2019 [from/via/route] Patterdale

Kevin Foster conquered on May 17th, 2019 [from/via/route] Martindale church [with] Henry. [weather] Sunny and hot to begin with then becoming cloudier later on with a cold northerly breeze. - Great views in all directions, a trig point perched on top of a rocky outcrop, a stunning lakeside walk around its base. This fell has everything. Truly magnificent.

Bill Salisbury scaled on August 20th, 2016 [from/via/route] Glenridding [with] Sue [weather] Low cloud overcast

Wayne Baxter walked up on April 6th, 2019 [from/via/route] Patterdale , Boredale Hause, Place Fell, Hogh Dodd, Long Cragg and along lake to Patterdale [with] Sue [weather] Sunny and warm

Christine Shepherd climbed on August 17th, 2009 [from/via/route] Walked from Patterdale [with] On my own [weather] Fine but quite windy - Just up and down this one while my husband packed the car and paid for the b and b. Climbed again on my own 9.7.17.

Phillip Bulley bagged on July 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] Via roadside parking. [with] Ruby. [weather] Sunny and hot

Julian Parry hiked on June 22nd, 2018 [from/via/route] C304 [with] Nuno Malo

Claire Kirk summited on February 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] Patterdale [with] Alone [weather] Sunshine and clear day

Simon Myerscough conquered on July 30th, 2006 [from/via/route] C304 [with] Martin [weather] Warm sunshine, cool breeze

Darren Wilson scaled on February 4th, 2018 [from/via/route] Patterdale, Place Fell, Steel Knotts, Hallin Fell [with] Lone Walk [weather] Clear with snow underfoot

Christina Lander walked up on June 2nd, 2017 [from/via/route] Patterdale, Bordelle Hause, Place Fell, Ullswater Way, Patterdale [with] Dick [weather] Mostly sunny

Dave Eyes climbed on August 22nd, 2017 [from/via/route] from Patterdale [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Cloudy and warm - good views - carried on to HowTown and got the steamer back to Glenridding

Paul Macey bagged on August 13th, 2017 [from/via/route] C304 Glenridding

Lynne Moss hiked on March 31st, 2012 [from/via/route] Patterdale [with] Friend [weather] Not too bad - got dark v early & we were lost - lucky to find path back to patterdale along lake shore at 8pm in the evening. Hit the pub very hungry!

Beth Webster summited on May 29th, 2017 [with] Hannah phillips & Cocoa

Chris Sheard conquered on September 23rd, 2009 [from/via/route] From Church near Hallin along ridge [with] Solo [weather] Weather variable withwarm light winds this day - Nice walk - good views - saw only one other person

John Tippins scaled on April 11th, 2017 [from/via/route] Howtown [with] Alone [weather] Almost complete cloud cover, but above the highest peaks until mid-afternoon when it started to get misty lower down. Dry day and a bit blustery, bit chilly at times. - First day out after electricity failure the previous day.

Elaine Evans walked up on December 16th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Bridgend, over Deepdale Bridge, up to Boredale Hause and on to summit of Place Fell. Continued to The Knight before descending to join the Ullswater Way, past Side Farm and return to car. [with] Sue and Christine [weather] Initially overcast but fine, foggy as we gained height but cleared again as we were descending, then rain. - Darkness set in before we returned to car. Lesson learned - regularly check torch in backpack and working!

Mark Davidson climbed on November 28th, 2004 [with] Mike [weather] Bit grey and gloomy

David Watson bagged on August 24th, 2016 [from/via/route] Patterdale via Boredale Hause [with] Tilda Watson [weather] Sunny

John Almond hiked on July 27th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Patterdale [with] WOW walking group

Victoria Bates summited on July 24th, 2016 [from/via/route] Sandwick via The Knight [with] Mark

Richard Fulcher has conquered [from/via/route] Howtown c304 via Beda Head and Angletarn Pikes [with] Alone [weather] Fine - Tough climb after eating meat sandwich & crisps!

Charlie Housley scaled on May 8th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Beda Fell via the ridge route to Angletarn Crags. [with] Candy the dog. [weather] Around 26 degrees with a cooling breeze.

Colin Egan walked up on April 19th, 2016 [from/via/route] Continuation from Beda Fell, descent via Boredale Hause [with] My wife Faith and daughter Morwenna [weather] Sunny and warm

Anthony Scott climbed on April 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] Martindale church [with] me [weather] Bitingly cold wind, cloudy and drizzle - Walk c304 used. Very easy to follow.

Caroline Winter bagged on April 2nd, 2016 [from/via/route] The Old Water View Hotel, Patterdale, SE then Northerly along main route and return [with] Andy and Becky [weather] Drizzle, moderate visibility but cloud from Round How to summit - First time climbed. Great for young walker, as up and down in 2.5 hrs.

Jon Mapp hiked on March 6th, 2016 [from/via/route] Was part of C304 (not all completed) [with] Suzzanné, Caroline and Robin [weather] Sunny, warm, a complete contrast to the previous day - Great views from the top of all the snow capped mountains, some we walked the day before. Only managed Place Fell on the walk as the previous day had taken it out of us.

Joanne Mcgawley summited on February 29th, 2016 [with] Rich [weather] Warm and Pleasant - 8.5 miles

Jean Nichol conquered on October 25th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Patterdale up to Boredale Hause [with] Jacqui Davidson [weather] Grey, cool with a cold wind on the top - rain started just as we finished our descent

Tony Rogerson scaled on May 6th, 2010 [from/via/route] Angle Tarn Camp from Howtown [with] John [weather] High cloud, sunny spells

Steve Frank walked up on April 9th, 2015 [from/via/route] How Town

David Hickin climbed on April 6th, 2008 [with] Sally

Neil Bennett bagged on August 11th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Patterdale. [weather] Sunny with broken cloud.

David Fearn hiked on June 23rd, 2015 [from/via/route] From Howtown Hotel Route c304 [with] Alone [weather] Beautiful Day fantastic views, of Ullswater and Surrounding Fells - Walked from Howtown Hotel up the Howtown zig zags passed St Peters Church ascended up to the ridge via Beda Head, onto Angletarn Pikes the on to the Summit of Place Fell. descended to the Sandwick returned to Howtown Hotel not having climbed Hallin Fell.

Claire Lloyd summited on September 1st, 2011 [from/via/route] From Howtown [with] Family

Nick Dobson conquered on May 4th, 2015 [from/via/route] Patterdale circular towards Howtown and up to the knight along top and back down via boredale hause. [with] Margaret & Ralph [weather] sunny with clouds and windy on top

Angela Moroney scaled during February, 2015 [with] bob turner

Craig Steeland walked up on April 21st, 2015 [from/via/route] Howtown via Beda Head and Angletarn Pikes [with] On my own [weather] Sunny and warm with no wind - Stiff climb from Boredale Hause on a well constructed path. Great views over Boredale. Pleasant descent with good views all of the way.

David Noble climbed on April 2nd, 2015 [from/via/route] Howtown [weather] Sunny Day great views - 107th Wainwright

Clive Ward bagged on February 19th, 2015 [from/via/route] Sandwick, Place Fell, Boredale, Angletarn, Beda Fell, Beda Head [with] Ian, Conrad [weather] Steady rain to start, gradually improved, dry by lunchtime - Short walk for the day. Finished 2.30!

Tracey Cowell hiked on January 21st, 2015 [from/via/route] patterdale [with] sister [weather] snow on ground and sunny / foggy

Kevin Parnham summited on September 20th, 2014 [from/via/route] Angletarn Pikes and Boredale Hause [with] Jo [weather] Warm and generally sunny

Ann Davis conquered on August 19th, 2014 [from/via/route] patterdale [weather] sunny and cool

Adrian Shepherd scaled on May 29th, 2011 [from/via/route] Got the steamer to Howtown and walked back to Glenridding via Place Fell [with] Gillian [weather] Sunny and breezy

Keith Eastman walked up on July 1st, 2014 [from/via/route] c304

Harry Meijer climbed on August 20th, 2014 [from/via/route] Place Fell from Patterdale [with] The Lake District Walker

Simon Boddy bagged on June 10th, 2014 [from/via/route] Howtown [with] Girlfriend [weather] Sunny, windy

Kevan Cassley hiked on March 9th, 2014 [from/via/route] Ullswater ferry Glenridding to Howtown - Hallin Fell - Sandwick - High Knott - Hart Crag - Place Fell - Boredale Hause - Patterdale - Glenridding [with] wife Amanda [weather] Dry / windy / good visibility other than Place Fell summit - Really nice loop with bonus of starting on Ullswater Steamer, first one after a 5 month lay off was a bit much for our fitness level though !!

Lee Maddison summited on February 27th, 2014 [from/via/route] Walk c304 - Beda Head and Place Fell from Howtown [with] Solo [weather] Sunny - moderate wind on summit

Michael Lewis conquered during 2008 [from/via/route] From glenridding [with] The family [weather] Dry day quite pleasant

David Baines scaled on June 11th, 2011 [from/via/route] Patterdale - Boredale Hause [with] Alone [weather] Bright & Clear, Windy on top. - Pleasant Walk with great views over Glenridding surrounding fells

Gill Watson walked up on October 29th, 2009 [with] Gill

Chris Bramley climbed on August 11th, 2013 [from/via/route] Patterdale [with] Jaqui, Blake and janet [weather] Cloudy, showery, bright

Peter Harris has bagged [from/via/route] Paterdale

Alex Holland hiked on September 29th, 2012 [from/via/route] from Patterdale via howton and beda fell [with] Daren 2* Justin [weather] windy rainy - wild camp drank bog water

Iain Taylor summited on March 6th, 2011 [from/via/route] Nr Howtown (NY 43577 19207)

John Cave conquered on October 26th, 2012 [from/via/route] Route c304 excluding Halin Fell and Angletarn Pikes. [with] Ann, Derek and Maggie Bowyer [weather] Cold and overcast to start, cleared later with some sunshine. Small snow shower.

Stephen Littlewood scaled on June 11th, 2009 [from/via/route] from Martindale

Darren Mortimer walked up on April 7th, 2012 [from/via/route] Patterdale [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Warm/Overcast

Christine Knowles climbed on March 22nd, 2011 [from/via/route] Patterdale [with] Graham, Sheila, Jeff [weather] Sunny

Robert Logan bagged on August 15th, 2010 [from/via/route] Deepdale Bridge [with] Judith Logan [weather] Hot, Sunny - Lots of black flies with dangly legs!!

Jane Chiarello hiked on September 29th, 2011 [with] Adrian Thoroughgood

Melanie Dunn, Neil Heywood, Jane Wilkinson, Trevor Longman, Matthew Thomas, David Kelley, Jenny Godfrey, Andrew Martin, Paul Kendell, Louise Sandwith, David Shaw, John Walter, David Laws, Louis Smith, Claire Rigg, Simon Clark, David Butterfield, Daniel Cook, Patricia Dilley, Jonathan Tobin, Simon Duerden, Jill Dean, Paul Booth, Rod Cove, Linda Mckeogh, Trevor Williams, Adrian Roberts, Paul Henderson, Libby Burns, John Cuthbert, Chris Pople, Derek Parkin, David Kelley, Stephen Millington, Chris Bede, Rob Barklamb, Jeanette Coward, Jacqui Smith, Anthony Charlson, Ray O'hara, Linda Walker, Steve Davenport, Darren Gallagher and John Southward have all walked, climbed & bagged Place Fell.

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The Ullswater Water Steamer docked at Glenridding<br>with Place Fell in the background

The Ullswater Water Steamer docked at Glenridding
with Place Fell in the background

Photo: Chris Trueman (3)

Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Patterdale and Glenridding from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (125)

Brothers Water and High Hartsop Dodd from Place Fell

Brothers Water and High Hartsop Dodd from Place Fell

Photo: David Hayter (126)

Me on top of Place Fell with Ullswater in the background

Me on top of Place Fell with Ullswater in the background

Photo: Ray Bessant (1)

*Place Fell, Ullswater and Glencoyne Park from Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

*Place Fell, Ullswater and Glencoyne Park from Gowbarrow Fell (Airy Crag)

Photo: Andy Malcolm (81)

Place Fell from Arnison Crag, Patterdale

Place Fell from Arnison Crag, Patterdale

Photo: Chris Brankin (4)

Birkhouse Moor (left), St Sunday Crag (right) and Place Fell (centre) from near Grisedale Tarn

Birkhouse Moor (left), St Sunday Crag (right) and Place Fell (centre) from near Grisedale Tarn

Photo: Dean Richardson (17)

Temperature Inversion in Patterdale viewed from Place Fell

Temperature Inversion in Patterdale viewed from Place Fell

Photo: Steve Sandell (1)

Place Fell from near Dubhow in Patterdale

Place Fell from near Dubhow in Patterdale

Photo: David Hayter (402)

Middle Dodd with Place Fell, Angletarn Peaks and Hartsop Dodd beyond Brothers Water in the valley below from Red Screes

Middle Dodd with Place Fell, Angletarn Peaks and Hartsop Dodd beyond Brothers Water in the valley below from Red Screes

Photo: Andy Malcolm (85)


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