Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Loading...
Name:Froswick
Hill number:2548
Height:720m / 2362ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Kent, Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett,
Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
(Tu,Sim,Hew,N,W,B,Sy,Fel,BL,Bg)
Grid ref:NY 43521 08525
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:75m
Col:645m  NY434080  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL7N
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

Show Map
(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits)

Full screen map - includes OS 1:25k scale mapping (Bing Maps)
Switch to Google Maps view

Resize map: portrait / landscape / reset

Map Help, This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace API
which does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping.

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

Photos
No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1055 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Green Quarter - Kentmere - Yoke - Ill Bell - FROSTWICK - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipmans Knott - Green Quartereviljeff911/07/2018
A walk of the Kentmere Round including High Street. Very very dry and warm conditions. Cloudless sky and high temperatures.maaaaaaaatty04/07/2018
Solo walk from Kentmere Church - Garburn Pass - Yoke - Ill Bell - FROSWICK - Thornthwaite Crag - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Kentmere - Wainwright 128Nutty28/06/2018
Kentmere Horseshoesms.3724/06/2018
Parked at Kentmere VH, up Garbun Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, about turn and retraced steps back to village hall.Chipstertrain23/06/2018
Revisit. Annual tribal gathering with Gill,Andy,Ellen,Doug and Fudge.Dave Geere23/06/2018
Tackling the Kentmere Horseshoe and hopefully grabbing a cache or two along the way.pfaffabouters23/06/2018
On ridge walk from Kentmere.Cicatrice22/05/2018
Ascended up from 111 Bell on the Kentmere round. Good steady path and climb. With the weekend walkers.Zoe Little20/05/2018
From Ill Bell, on Kentmere Roundrfoster01/05/2018
From Ill BellCyclistno114/04/2018
Climbed with LUUHC on a cracking day doing the Kentmere Horseshoe. Third summit of the day. Some snow about, but nothing too difficult. Looking back from Thornthwaite Crag, the snow looked worse than it actually was.JonathanConey11/03/2018
Kentmere Horseshoe Race recce with DocLittledave30/01/2018
Fog set in. With GFE in snow. From Kirkstone Pass Inn - St Raven's Pass, Pike How, Hart Crag, Caudale Moor, Stony Cove Pike, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke. Descent via Troutbeck, Town End and Jenkin Crag to YHA Ambleside. 20kmFionalevey18/12/2017
Parked up in Kentmere, walked up Garburn Pass up to Yoke, along to Ill Bell then onto Froswick, before turning back and down to Kentmere. Nice bright sunny day but cold and very windy.GaryG29/11/2017
4/11 (Yoke/Rainsbarrow Crag/Ill Bell/Froswick/Thornthwaite Crag/Lingmell End/Mardale Ill Bell/Harter Fell/Kentmere Pike/Goat Scar/Shipman Knotts)Fergalh18/11/2017
from ill Bell we descended very steeply before heading up to Frostwick.Scotty 2 Hotty29/10/2017
Rainsborrow Crag > Yoke > Ill Bell > Froswick > Thornthwaite Crag > Mardale Ill Bell > Lingmell End from GR: NY 45615 04116ronaldo33323/09/2017
From Kentmere Village Hall NY 45600 04111 via the Garburn Road, yoke & Ill Bell then went on to, Thornthwait Crag, High Street & Mardale Ill Bell. returned via Nan Bield Pass.Westdenewalker13/09/2017
Kentmere Horseshoe completed with Big Martin and Little MartinJC109/09/2017
2 day with wild campjwbellarby03/09/2017
Half of Kentmere Horseshoe Walked with Mary Chris Hannah and Friends. Weather turned bad after Mardale Ill bell Very wet by end.rwinrow06/08/2017
Kentmere horseshoe on a day that was very blustery and cold for August. From the parking field in Kentmere: Shipman Knott, Goat Scar, Kentmere Pike, Brown Howe,Harter Fell, Mardale Ill Bell, High street, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell, Yoke.Lazylizzie05/08/2017
Walk round the Troutbeck Parish Boundary. Ascent 14IWC04/08/2017
Completed the Shorter Kentmere Horseshoe today started in beautiful sunshine finished in full wets Then got lost in Mardale just to finish me offTobo196924/07/2017
From Kentmere Yoke Ill Bell Frostwick Mardale III Bell Harter Fell Kentmere Pike Shipman KnottsWifey201623/07/2017
Started the run at Kentmere. Up Garburn Pass turned left to bag Sallows & Sour Howes back tracked to Garburn Pass up to Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, out and back to Gray Crag around to High Street, Nan Bield Pass, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike & Shipman Knotts. 18.5 mile - 4,395ft of ascent.Stu Percival14/07/2017
With Ruth from kentmere plus Yoke and Ill bellDunlawyering21/04/2017
Kentmere Horseshoe but from Mardale headRuth08/04/2017
Anticlockwise walk of Kentmere Horseshoe from Kentmere including High Street.welshyboyo01/04/2017
LUUHC Clear skies all day Part of Kentmere HorseshoeCallumS11/03/2017
Kentmere Horseshoe - 9 Wainwrights - 24.8km walked with 1318m ascents in 7:48 moving and 2:59 stopped.Simply B04/03/2017
Walking back to kentmereMick299128/01/2017
Misty weather conditions, day 2 of the new year trip doing the kentmere horseshoeJoel45129/12/2016
Chilly foggy horse shoenell158329/12/2016
k C YFlat2127/11/2016
Shipman Knotts, Goat Scar, Kentmere Pike, Harter Fell, Mardale Ill Bell, High Street, Thornthwaite Crag, Froswick, Ill Bell, Yokekeithouk27/11/2016
Classic Kentmere round from Kentmere Church via Garburn Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, High Street, Mardale Ill Bell, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts. Time 6 1/2 hours. Walked with dog. Weather fine and sunny for first half of walk. Mist came down whilst on Harter Fell around 1.45pm. Remained dry though. A wonderful walk ... mostly grassy ridges though boggy in places and rocky on Ill Bell and Froswick.jamessteel10025/10/2016
Walk 21 - Kentmere Horseshoe - Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite crag, Mardale ill Bell, Harter Fell (Mardale), Kentemere Pike & Shipman Knotts. Fells #68 to #75Kev_F25/10/2016
Fell no 3 of the day. On a roll now.treborconde17/09/2016
Conquered the Kentmere horseshoe Yoke, Ill Bell, Frostwick and Thornthwaite crag were fantastic. Grey crag was a bit dower. Then the clouds dropped and the the views disappeared. Walk to Mardale I'll Bell was interesting Then we back traced down the Nan Beld Pass and back down to Kentmere 15 miles and our longest walk to date.Tobo196920/08/2016
Troutdale circuit walk with Lesley from Troutdale bridge by Lakes School on a hot day - thoughts set on lunch at Thornthwaite Beacon.Chris Pearson18/08/2016
Getting windy by this time. Jumpers on. 3rd of 7 on Kentmere round.AlanDStewart06/08/2016
Company: Solo.iandesbottes30/07/2016
Kentmere round solorobba_wag08/07/2016
On me Toddwhiteuss21/06/2016
Kentmere Horseshoe. With Stephen. Parked at the Village Hall.ADT18/06/2016
Kentmere Horseshoe from church, Yoke, III Bell, Froswick, Mardale III Bell, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike, Shipman Knotts. Hot and humid conditions and no water source passed to fill up water bottle.Fell_wanderer06/06/2016
with Lynn Parkinderek_74424/05/2016
With Del and then went to Lee and Ben in BownessSquirrel_Nutty14/05/2016