Scafell Pike

Scafell Pike

Scafell holds a popular fascination with walkers.

Both Scafell and Scafell Pike – England’s highest peak at 3210 feet must be treated with respect.

Beware of sudden changes in the weather conditions and take care on the summits, as they are strewn with untidy boulders.

Both mountains are connected by a col known as Mickledore.

The summits are strewn with untidy boulders.

The shortest and quickest route is from Wasdale in west Cumbria.