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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)
Class:Hump, Tump (400-499m), Wainwright, Submarilyn, Fellranger
Grid ref:NY 40314 05143
Summit feature:rock 3m W of cairn
Col:339.2m  NY 40617 06558  
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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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_E24/10/2016
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
From Ambleside. Wansfell Pike first then on to Dod Hill for a dizzly afternoon's round after heavy overnight and morning rain had saturated the ground.jonglew01/03/2016
Circuit from Kirkstone Pass via High Hartsop Dodd, Red Screes, Wansfell Pike. Finished in the dark.Ajm031016/11/2015
Done solo. Cloud, rain and boggy start/finishAimless Rambler23/10/2015
With my son Tom, (his first Wainwright).designrob18/10/2015
Parked up on the Kirkstone/Windermere road and bog trotted across and up Baystones ( both of them!) and then along the exquisite ridge to Wansfell. Massive views south. Autumn is here, chilly wind but still sunny and clear. Have to dig out the winter kit soon.Mark T12/10/2015
Mortal Man, limited free parking - Baystones (Wansfell) - Wansfell (Baystones) - Dod Hill - Mortal Man and a pint.Jacqdaw03/10/2015
For years thought I'd done this fell but actually had only gone as far as wansfell pike (many times).Doddsa30/09/2015
Walk from Troutbeck via Wansfell Pike tried to search path over to Trout beck Tongue with little successiannotts27/09/2015
From Ambleside to Troutbeck then clockwise along BW back to start.TBR13/09/2015
Only Wainwright of the day on a walk from Ambleside. Bit irritated that this is only a few metres higher than Wansfell Pike but they're a mile apart - but only the one Wainwright. Continued onto Troutbeck and back via Jenkin CragJonathanConey03/09/2015
With Damian, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Clare, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave31/08/2015
Me Croppa stopped pissing downwhiteuss28/08/2015