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Name:Baystones [Wansfell]
Hill number:2607
Height:486.9m / 1597ft
Parent (Ma):2540  Stony Cove Pike [Caudale Moor]
Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Hump, Tump (400-499m), Wainwright, Submarilyn, Fellranger
Grid ref:NY 40314 05143
Summit feature:rock 3m W of cairn
Col:339.2m  NY 40614 06556  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL7N
Observations:mound 130m NE at NY 40355 05275 is 0.83m lower and is Hill 3838, the 487m spot height on 1:50000 map
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica 530
Survey of Baystones (Final).doc
Comments:Demoted to Submarilyn following survey. Hill 3838 is Birkett and deleted Marilyn. See Database Notes
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill
  • Wainwright and Birkett have different tops

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 811 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With Oscar.ali\'s2ndround19/11/2017
With Catman.oscarrosie19/11/2017
With: hb sb; From Stockghyll, followed standard FP to Wansfell Pike, then across the top to Baystones and Wansfell. Descended path N over Idle Hill then W to join FP above Stock Ghyll for return to Ambleside.Ian Baines03/11/2017
Parked under Loughrigg - Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Stone Arthur, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike, Low Pike back to the car then moved & parked at Troutbeck, Troutbeck Tongue, Baystones & Wansfell Pike.Stu Percival10/10/2017
From Ambleside via Stockghyll Force and Wansfell Pike. Very wet and boggy on ridge.afoster21/09/2017
Ascent from The Mortal Man Inn via Nanny Lane on evening circuit (17:50 - 19:42) with return via ridge to Wansfell Pike and descent on Ambleside-Troutbeck path back to Nanny Lane. Total track = 4.03 miles with 367m of ascent in total time of 1hrs 51 mins including 1 hrs 38 mins moving time.pwhitaker_196630/08/2017
Usual route along by wall from Wansfell Pike. With Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave06/08/2017
Climbed with Zoe & Lulu.neilblair35323/07/2017
a squelch up WansfellTobo196903/07/2017
From Kirkstone Pass Wansfell - BaystonesWifey201603/07/2017
Parked near the café at Troutbeck, along the road and up the track on the hottest day. Fabulous scenery. Walked along the ridge to Wansfell and down to the car to drive home.Nick19/06/2017
Troutbeck, Wansfell Pike, Baystones (Wansfell), Wansfell (Baystones), Dod Hill.ijpowell03/06/2017
Circular from Troutbeck with WansfellNeilb05/03/2017
Slow start having to wait for K's bacon roll. Foggy and damp. Had to run (again) on way down to get Al's train.AlanDStewart19/02/2017
With surrounding BirkettsJohnB16/02/2017
After Dod Hillnordicstar10/02/2017
From Ambleside. Wansfell Pike, Wansfell (both tops) and Dod Hill then back via Troutbeck. Dod Hill puts you off course and adds several high stone walls but it is doable.clivevilla21/01/2017
Walk from Ambleside via The Mortal Man. Thrown off the mountain by my partner on way down!Nic14/01/2017
9 mile walk from Ambleside - Wansfell Pike, Baystones - Jenkin Crag - on a dry day.Delta6803/12/2016
From Church Bridge: Troutbeck Tongue and then, via a cross coountry yomp, WansFell (Baystones) and Wansfell Pike. Mild and windless, for December.jonesthesteam02/12/2016
Me Tommy and Quinny in the snowPaul Beard20/11/2016
from troutbeck, with George and Chris Williamsonbengrant6605/11/2016
Walk 20 - Wansfell #67Kev_F24/10/2016
With Andy from Troutbeck as one of my Friday morning specials. Obvious path throughout.JohnStoneham07/10/2016
With Bevsimon and co03/10/2016
From Ambleside. Wansfell Pike, Baystones (wansfell), Wansfell (Baystones) and Dod Hill. Dismal day, very wet!!Alunrees3327/09/2016
From Waterhead, Ambleside, via Troutbeck, with WOW walking group - Wainwright 85Nutty21/09/2016
With Georgina, starting from a lay-by just North of the church at Troutbeck on the A592. Ascent via Nanny Lane. Quite boggy in places. Very quiet after the path to Wansfell Pike.chart14/09/2016
With davek973aren07/09/2016
With Charlie on a hot day. Boggy between Wansfell and Baystones.rattymeister06/09/2016
Wansfell Pike from Amblesidesms.3729/08/2016
From Kirkstone Pass Laybydanthwaites10/08/2016
Second ascentPeteF06/08/2016
parking space by stile due N on A592 bit boggy but no probsdmacbrew01/08/2016
Parked in layby just north of the Queens hotel. Nanny Lane from south of the Mortal Man. A good track before the stile at 404045. Headed fro the summit from here. With GB.bolton21/06/2016
Small layby on the A592, just north of the Queen's Head Hotel at 415040 - SSW through village & after passing 'The Mortal Man' turned right up the signposted Nanny Lane (Track) - A circular route along well-used PRW, bagging Baystones (Wansfell), Wansfell (Baystones) & Wansfell Pike. (PM)gerrybowes21/06/2016
On a backpack - Windermere to Ambleside section.Phreerunner20/06/2016
Walked from B&B in Ambleside. Extremely hot but excellent views. With LP.wombourne05/06/2016
with Lynn Parkinderek_74427/05/2016
With Nick, from Amblesiderichardsun21/05/2016
Ascending from Ambleside via Wansfell Pike .Haygalzer14/05/2016
From the other one; known as Wansfell (Baystones)rfoster06/05/2016
With Bev and Mark on a lovely afternoon. Bit wet at the top but great views!re142104/05/2016
Great view.stephenhughes02/05/2016
From lay-by on A592 nr Troutbeck (Town Head) Via Wansfell Pike and along ridge to Baystones. Returned to car lunchtime & Then to Troutbeck Tounge in afternoon via Ing Lane.Westdenewalker26/04/2016
baystones, wansfell, wansfell pike from high point on road A592.robertphillips21/04/2016
dod hill, both baystones, wansfell pike - solodads17/04/2016
1st of the day. (Baystones - Troutbeck Tongue - Froswick - Ill Bell - Yoke - Sallows - Sour Howes) from Trout Beck.davepeel25/03/2016
From Ambleside, to Baystonesdavidsharpe2319/03/2016
After Wannsfell Pike from Am bleside.mart079703/03/2016