Blencathra, England

Prominence: 461 m, 1513 ft

Elevation: 868 meters, 2848 feet

True Isolation: 6.11 km, 3.8 mi
Alternate Name(s)Saddleback
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)54° 38' 25'' N, 3° 3' 0'' W
54.640262, -3.049905 (Dec Deg)
496779 E 6054762 N, Zone 30 (UTM)
CountryUnited Kingdom
County/Second Level RegionCumbria

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Lists that contain Blencathra:
     Hewitts (Rank #50)
     Peaks with Most Individual Summiters-Outside USA (Rank #17)
     Most Ascended Peaks-Outside USA (Rank #19)
     Wainwrights (Rank #14)
     Marilyns of England (Rank #9)
     Nuttalls of England (Rank #19)
     Hewitts of England (Rank #16)
     Trail 100-Britain's Greatest Mountains (Rank #53)
     Marilyns of Great Britain and Ireland (Rank #249)
     Marilyns of Great Britain (Rank #200)
     Nuttalls of England and Wales (Rank #44)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-01-09 by Steve Smith
     2011-08-31 by James Sprinks
     2011-11-13 by Steve Smith
     2016-10-16 by Rickard Colliander
     2016-12-17 by Sam Norris
     2018-03-25 by Calum Adair
     2018-09-29 by P R (GPS Track)
     2018-09-29 by P R (GPS Track)
     2019-04-05 by Jo Finn

View ascents of peak by registered members (181 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 461 m/1513 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 461 m/1513 ft
  Key Col: 407 m/1335 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 6.11 km/3.8 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 54.645, -3.1442
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Skiddaw  (W)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: Great Britain
Range4: England Hills
Range5: Lake District
Drainage BasinsIslands-Atlantic-Europe
Atlantic Ocean
IslandGreat Britain
OwnershipLand: Lake District National Park
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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