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Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)
551m (1808ft)

The Southern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England

The summit of Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


Record Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered


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Wainwright
(No. 148)

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English Dewey
68th highest in England,
157th in England & Wales

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English Trig Point (Pillar)

Walk Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) walking UK Mountains in The Southern Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) Summit

Photo: John Antrobus

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The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL6 The English Lakes - South Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


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NB: Whether you print off a copy on to paper or download it to your phone, these PDF Peak Baggers Maps will prove incredibly useful when your are up there on the tops and you cannot get a phone signal!


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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Michael Nolan walked up on September 20th, 2022 [with] Morag [weather] Lovely

Richard Marchant climbed on July 13th, 2022 [from/via/route] Started out from Seathwaite up to Stockley Bridge & right then up to Greenhow Knott, from here I went straight South up through Aaron Crags on to Seathwaite Fell to Great Stack & Sprinkling Tarn then Esk Hause. From here up to Allen Crags & then ridge along to Glaramara on to Combe Head, East to Combe Door along to Rosthwaite Cam & finally Rosthwaite Fell (Bessy Boot) down to Seatoller & back along the road to Seathwaite & the car [with] On my Own [weather] Clear hot sunny day with little or no breeze.

Christine Shepherd bagged on May 28th, 2009 [from/via/route] Walked from Borrowdale using walk c139 Climbed again with a group from Head4theHills on 16.10.21 from Stonethwaite Church [with] On my own [weather] Very hot in the morning, clouding over & becoming very wet & misty in the afternoon.

Nick Dobson hiked on August 30th, 2021 [from/via/route] Stonethwaite, ascending up via Big Stanger Gill [with] Margaret & Ralph. [weather] Warm but cloudy day with the odd occasional light rain. - We considered going on to Glaramara, but with low cloud enveloping the bigger peaks decided against it on this occasion, descending via Combe Gill round the Northern Spur of the fell & back to Stonethwaite 182 done, 32 remaining.

Claire Kirk summited on August 16th, 2021 [from/via/route] Seatoller National Trust Car Park [with] Phil [weather] Dull, drizzle - Walk cut short due to fire at home!

Paul Talbot-Greaves conquered on July 29th, 2021 [from/via/route] Seatoller [with] Paul Drury and Andy Bailey [weather] Rain most of day. High winds & low cloud with poor visibility on tops. Difficult terrain & challenging navigation. Soaked...even boots on inside.

Chris Sheard scaled on July 12th, 2021 [from/via/route] Along from Stonethwaite up Stanger Gill [with] George [weather] Very muggy, slight winds very sweaty, clagged in at top - Nice top, with impressive views when heavy mist lifted - Tarn at Leaves a good handrail

Paul Macey walked up on June 22nd, 2021 [from/via/route] Walk 139 [with] Luke [weather] Sunny

Darren Wilson climbed on May 2nd, 2021 [from/via/route] Rosthwaite, Glaramara, Allen Crags & Seathwaite [with] With Mike [weather] Beautiful day

Richard Marshall bagged on September 20th, 2020 [from/via/route] From Sea Toller [with] Bo [weather] Warm Sunny/Cloudy

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Approaching Rosthwaite Cam (Rosthwaite Fell) and Tarn at Leaves from Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Approaching Rosthwaite Cam (Rosthwaite Fell) and Tarn at Leaves from Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Photo: John Antrobus (7)

Me on the summit of Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Me on the summit of Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (850)

Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) from above Hanging Haystack Crag

Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) from above Hanging Haystack Crag

Photo: John Antrobus (4)

Tarn at Leaves from Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Tarn at Leaves from Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (849)

Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) summit cairn

Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (851)

*Scafell Pike (far left back) and The Borrowdale Fells featuring Allen Crags, High House Tarn Top, Red Beck Top, Looking Stead, Glaramara, Comb Head, Comb Door Top, Dovenest Top and Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) from High Raise (Langdale)

*Scafell Pike (far left back) and The Borrowdale Fells featuring Allen Crags, High House Tarn Top, Red Beck Top, Looking Stead, Glaramara, Comb Head, Comb Door Top, Dovenest Top and Rosthwaite Fell (Bessyboot) from High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Tim Hope (32)


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