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:Top o' Selside (Wainwright summit)
Hill number:3863
Height:334m / 1096ft
Parent (Ma):2667  Top o' Selside
RHB Section:34D: Southern Cumbria
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Wainwright Outlying Fell, Birkett
(WO,B)
Grid ref:SD 30806 91862
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:5m
Col:329m  SD308918  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 96 97
(1:25k) OL6N OL7N
Observations:this West top is 0.6m lower than Hill 2667 the East top
Survey:Abney level
Comments:Hill 2667 Top o' Selside is the East top and is the Marilyn and Hump
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
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)

View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM

Full screen map
Switch to Bing Maps view
(Please be considerate with your usage of the Full Screen/Bing Maps pages, as there are monthly limits)

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 314 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
As Wainwrights Outlying Fells route.dgresty16/03/2020
Together with Brock Barrow; High Light Haw & Top Low Light Haw. With Deb with no visabilityjonesj202/02/2020
En route to MarilynIanHHill25/01/2020
6/6 The Park, Carron Crag, Heel Toe Hill, Arnsbarrow Hill, Stang Moss and Top o Selside. All from NT car park in Dodgson Wood, East side of Coniston Water.nickywood119/01/2020
Revisit with Keith and PeteDave Geere30/12/2019
With Jules ,Kev, Wendy & Jill on a very wet day with poor visibilityGrey Hare01/11/2019
Brock Barrow,Low Light Haw, High Light Haw, Top O'Selside and Carron Crag completed.Walkingmurphy30/10/2019
From Stock Farm (Bletherbarrow Ln, Nibthwaite Grange) through Arklid Great Wood to High Bethecar to Brock Barrow. On to Low and High Light Haw. Footpath via Stang Moss and Arnsbarrow Hill, to Top oSelside. Descent to Grizdale Forest via Heel Toe Hill to Set Level. Through forest to Carron Plantation and Carron Crag. Through Grizdale Forest via Scale Green Intake, Rake Close, Smooth Knott to exit forest near Penny Bank. Ascent of Penny Bank and on to Old Parrock Hill, Talbot Moss and Low Bethecar and return to car.raymooremanx21/09/2019
From Dodgson Wood (free) car park.jonglew06/08/2019
With K while bagging HuMP summitAshley20/05/2019
With Jez and Eleri. Rough going for a 4yr old.CaralynR21/04/2019
Short walk up Top o' Selside from High Nibthwaitedavidpettit8413/04/2019
3 of 4: From the Marilyn top. With Karen, Sam and Lauren.ChrisR10/04/2019
Circular from High Nibthwaite - Brock Barrow, Low Light Haw, High Light Haw,Top O Selside. Cold windy day but dry.Grasmoor23/02/2019
From wood above Nibthwaite Grange, High Bethacar Farm, nameless (Top o' Selside - Brock Barrow), Actual summit, Low Light Haw, High Light Haw, Top o' Selside (Wainwright summit), Top o' Selside and back down the Green Lane and High Nibthwaite.Chipstertrain12/12/2018
From tiny car park up 'new' path to track then over green path to Wainwright top and over to true summit. Views of Coniston were excellent on a cold but very clear day.SS28/10/2018
Circuit from Crab Haws car parkAjm031011/09/2018
Good ol' Wainwright. This to me is the true summit.stig_nest28/05/2018
Bagged on the way to Marilyn summit.assynt_bob11/04/2018
AWs outliers, first of four tops from Water Yeat taking in Top o Selside, Highligh How, Lowlight How and Brockbarrow.WAYNE ROWLETT18/03/2018
With Evan, Sail, Danu & Alfie. Third time up here for Evan and I.Dangerous Dave03/02/2018
From Dodgson Wood car park en-route to true summit.Winterfloodian26/01/2018
with Sue, wet and windy from layby near Dodgson Wood, both summits and Arnsbarrow and south top Stang Hill, return lower path.Frank26/11/2017
Parked at Dodgson Wood car park & up through the woods. Top o'Selside (WO/B)-Top o'Selside (Ma)-Heel Toe Hill-Arnsbarrow Hill-Stang Hill-High Light Haw-Low Light Haw-Brockbarrow. Visited the true summit on Brockbarrow then Wainwright's 2 cairns before heading down to the Cumbria Way as the sun was setting. Beautiful colours & great views over Coniston Water & the Coniston Massif. Descended through the woods by headtorch. On own.MorecambeMonkey02/11/2017
From Dodgson woods. High cloud, dry, partly sunny, good viewsiangalbraith26/10/2017
Easy to reach top from the west. No access problems at all. Remember that this is not the highest point.moorsman20/09/2017
WOs 7,8,9 and 10; Bs 2,3 and 4. Bike in for repair at Ambleside so used car fetched from Ayside campsite while Joyce cycled from Hawkshead to campsite at Water Yeat in showery rain. Sunny afternoon so went up High Light Haw, Low Light Haw and Brockbarrow from new car park, returning over Stang Moss, Arnsbarrow Hill and Top o' Selside. Great views over Coniston Water and fells.BURGESS14/07/2017
From Dodgson Wood CPsqueegs09/07/2017
From High Nibthwaite. Along good track to high point then path to summit. Visited both.N.Morters26/06/2017
The Park [Park Crags] - Heel Toe Hill - Top o'Selside - Top o'Selside (Wainwright summit) from GR: 29908 93509ronaldo33321/03/2017
From car park to SW up through the woods then on to other summit, Heel Toe Hill, Arnsbarrow Hill and Stang Hill.clivevilla23/01/2017
Parked on Brock Farm road at Nibthwaite Grange (plenty space) and walked up via High Bethecar and Brock Barrow (excellent views).DocHoliday02/01/2017
From parking to north west, both tops.rhalstead01/01/2017
From CP to East beside the lake, good lines up again to Low Parkamoor before direct up fellside to top, bagged the Wainwright top toonordicstar12/10/2016
From High Light Haw - on to Marilyn summit then Heel Toe Hill.Wycombe Wanderer26/08/2016
From Dodgson WoodCorbett31/05/2016
from oxen park, not a great walkbardolph17/05/2016
Done with RT & SW as part of a circular walk from High Nibthwaite over an unnamed fell, Low Light Haw & High Light Hawfalunty16/02/2016
From small car park at SD296909: Brock Barrow - Low Light Haw - High Light Haw - Stang Hill - Arnsbarrow Hill - Heel Toe Hill - Top o'Selside - Top o'Selside W Top.Tony J13/02/2016
From Dodgson Wood Car Park with Fiona and Graeme.trimarc225/01/2016
With DTL and GFE.Fionalevey25/01/2016
cj bwchrisj196510/01/2016
Birkett Bagging - PupLittledave07/12/2015
Parked at Dodgson Wood. Up via Low Parkamoor to Top o'Selside - Amsbarrow Hill - Stang Hill - High light Haw - Low light Haw - Brock Barrow....with JessDave13/09/2015
Walked with Dad (Dave)Jess13/09/2015
With Marilyn summit.robertphillips18/07/2015
With Nic. From east shore Coniston.andrew larkins14/07/2015
Bethecar Moor and hillsTobo196909/06/2015
With Andy. Round of 9 Synges, Birketts and Wainwright OFs from car park at SD296,909. Good walk spoilt by light rain all day.Crib Goch02/05/2015
With Katy. Sunny and Warm.George Thompson22/04/2015