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Name:Baystones [Wansfell]
Hill number:2607
Height:486.9m / 1597ft
Parent (Ma):2540  Stony Cove Pike [Caudale Moor]
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Hump, Tump (400-499m), Wainwright, Fellranger, Submarilyn
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 998 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Last Wainwright on the way home after a weekend away with DadHARPERA10003/08/2020
Waterhead - Wansfell Pike - Wansfell, returning same way.Mark Jackson23/07/2020
From Wansfell Pike with Sail & Alfie. W36 Rnd6Dangerous Dave21/07/2020
Far Eastern Wainwright bagging before Carol's solo BGDinoF18/07/2020
From Troutbeck via Nanny Lane and the Pike.bevandy11418/06/2020
A Troutbeck Circuit. Sour Howes - Sallows - Yoke - III Bell - Froswick - Troutbeck Tongue - Wansfell.sms.3720/05/2020
REPEATSteve Q20/03/2020
Nick Canute19/03/2020
andy elliott08/03/2020
benarbia no 317/02/2020
with TJB in poor weather via Nanny Lane. Onto Dod Hilltrimarc231/01/2020
Ruth and Joey the HoundGragmole01/01/2020
Drizzly walkejjohnstone26/12/2019
With M, from Ambleside via Wansfell, back via Troutbeck. Snowed overnight, a wintry day walk through the snow, some sun.douglas_easton15/12/2019
ALHEJ Wilkins07/12/2019
Parked at the Mortal Man inn at Troutbeck and headed for nanny lane following this track to the summit. Boggy in places bit easy to follow. Headed over to Wansfell summit and descended back to nanny lane. Solo hikeZoe Little06/11/2019
Ascent from Ambleside past Stock Ghyll Force waterfalls then straight up hillside. Not very high but relentless ascent - hard work for a heavy chap! Ascent a little over an hour, descent by same route similar. Cloud on surrounding tops but great view of Ambleside and Windermere. Rain coming in from the North.CPowles19/10/2019
The Good Samaritangavopeo09/09/2019
Solo Baystones, Wansfell Pike, Sour Howes, Troutbeck Tongue from The Mortal Man Hotel.robba_wag01/09/2019
Solo. Parked car just off A592 on the lane between Church Bridge and Church. Public footpath to Troutbeck, then Nanny Lane. Wansfell Pike, Baystones Wainwright and Baystones summit.ADT29/03/2019
From Troutbeck with Wansfell Piketwg2718/02/2019
With Sue from Ambleside. Wansfell Pike via road at Waterhead and Skelghyll woods direct to summit then Baystones tops. Some very deep snow around making it interesting. Return via green lane and Mortal Man then main path to Jenkins Crag and path to Waterhead in dark.Frank31/01/2019