Great Gable

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Grid Ref NY 211 103
Height 2,949 ft
 
 
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Great Gable seen from Lingmell summit

Great Gable seen from Wasdale Head

 

Great Gable seen over Windy Gap, although today, , , , , it wasn't windy at all, far from it.
 

 

 

 

 
 

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The number of walks to choose from is 12

4th April 2015 - Visiting the Lake District Tarns - Walk No 30
  Tarns between Honister and Kirk Fell 10 mile 4200 ft
Honister Pass - Honister Mines - Grey Knotts - Grey Knotts Tarn - Brandreth - Brandreth Tarn - Base Brown - Green Gable - Windy Gap - Great Gable - Beck Head - Kirk Fell north top - Kirk Fell Tarn - Kirk Fell - Beck Head - Stone Cove - Moses Trod - Drom House - Honister Mine - Honister Pass
 

20th July 2013
  Base Brown to Fleetwith Pike 10.4 mile 3700 ft
Seathwaite - Soutmilk Gill -Gillercomb - Base Brown - Green Gable - Wind Gap - Great Gable - Wind Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Brandreth - Grey Knotts - Fleetwith Pike - Honister Quarries - Honister Pass - Seatoller - Seathwaite
 

9th April 2011
  It doesn't get much better than this - Great End to Base Brown from Seathwaite 12 mile 5700 ft
Seathwaite - Styhead Pass - Styhead Tarn - Sty Head - Sprinkling Tarn - top section of The Band - Great End - Esk Hause - Sprinkling Tarn - Seathwaite Fell - Great Slack -Sty Head - Great Gale - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Base Brown - Gillercomb - Sourmilk Gill - Seathwaite
 

25th October 2010
  Half a sunny afternoon on Great Gable 5.7 mile 2700 ft
Wasdale Head - Burnthwaite Farm - Gavel Neese - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - Styhead Pass - Burnthwaite Farm - Wasdale Head
 

18th March 2009
  A sunny afternoon on Great Gable 7.3 mile 2900 ft
Wasdale Head - Burnthwaite - Sty Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Aaron Slack - Patterson's Fold - Styhead Tarn - Spouthead Gill - Lingmell Beck - Burnthwaite - Wasdale Head
 

24th October 2007
  A great afternoon on Great Gable 6.3 mile 2909 ft
Wasdale Head - Burnthwaite - Gavel Neese - Beck Head - Great Gable - Styhead - Styhead Pass - Burnthwaite - Wasdale Head
 

12th November 2006
  Remembrance day on Great Gable 6.1 mile 3045 ft
Seathwaite - Sourmilk Gill - Base Brown - Blackmoor Pols - Green Gable - Windy Gap - Great Gable - Styhead Tarn - Styhead Pass - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite
 

15th September 2006
  Beck Head, Great Gable and Sty Head from Wasdale Head. 6 mile 2904 ft
Wasdale Head - Burnthwaite - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - Sty Head Pass - Wasdale Head
 
19th February 2006
  Great Gable and the Brandreth ridge from Honister. 6.3 mile 2580 ft
Honister - Fleetwith - Stone Cove - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Brandreth - Grey Knotts - Honister
 

31st December 2005
  Rain, rain and more rain - the final walk of 2005 Kirk Fell and Great Gable 7.75 mile 3320 ft
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head Pass - Wasdale Head
 

14th November 2004
  Remembrance day on Great Gable. Honister, Great Gable, Green Gable, Brandreth, Honister 6.1 mile 2464 ft
Honister Mines - Honister Hause - Dismantled Tramway - Drum House - Fleetwith - Stone Cove - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Brandreth Tarn - Brandreth - Fleetwith - Drum House - Dismantled Tramway - Honister Hause
 

27th August 2004
  Great Gable from Wasdale Head 5.9 mile 2900 ft
Wasdale Head - Wasdale Head Church - Burnthwaite - Sty Head - Sty Head Tarn - Great Gable - Beck Head - Beck Head Tarn - Gable Beck - Wasdale Head Church - Wasdale Head
 



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Lake District Walks