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If you LOG ON and then RELOAD this page it will display when you climbed, bagged and conquered Fairfield, what the weather was like, who you went with and any other comments you might like to add to remind you of that fantastic day. And since you can also access your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record via go4awalk Mobile you can quickly & easily record, edit and view your achievements - whether you are at home/work on your desktop computer or in the pub/at the top of a mountain with your iPhone, HTC Android or Blackberry Smart Phone. Furthermore, you can even download your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record as a .csv file for importing into spreadsheet software such as Excel or NeoOffice. For more details see Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record.
Fellow go4awalkers who have walked up, climbed & bagged Fairfield
Tony Aspden walked up Fairfield on June 21st, 2012 [from/via/route] Fairfield Horseshoe [with] Andy [weather] Sunny
Harry Meijer climbed Fairfield on April 19th, 2013 [from/via/route] Fairfield from Patterdale [with] The Lake District Walker
Andrew Martin bagged Fairfield on May 6th, 2013 [from/via/route] ambleside [with] myself [weather] sunny below 2000ft thick cloud above
Denis Hoyle hiked Fairfield on May 5th, 2013 [from/via/route] c247 Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside. [with] Sharon [weather] Wet and mist. - Poor visability.
Christine Knowles summited Fairfield on May 2nd, 2013 [from/via/route] Ambleside, Low Pike and High Pike etc. (Fairfield horseshoe) [with] Graham [weather] Beautiful weather. Top quite busy.
Hayley Brennan walked up Fairfield on September 29th, 2012 [from/via/route] ambleside [with] anthony scott [weather] windy
Steve Gilmore climbed Fairfield on March 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Ambleside, Nab Scar, Great Rigg, Hart Cragg, High & Low Pike (walk c247) [with] Steve Taylor & Ian Matthews-Golledge [weather] On the lower levels it was cool and a little drizzle, getting windier and colder the higher we got. At the top it visibilty was probably about 50 yds or less, Snow on the ground.
Dale Verrall bagged Fairfield on October 27th, 2010 [from/via/route] Pater dale - Walk number C235 [weather] Fine with clear skies - Solo walk after a course
Raymond Barnett hiked Fairfield on February 6th, 2013 [from/via/route] ambleside [with] self [weather] cold snow and very very windy - wind blew me off my feet
Jonathan Chitty summited Fairfield during September, 2005 [from/via/route] Rydal - Fairfield - Dove Crag - Rydal [with] Sue Chitty [weather] Windy, cold but sunny
Iain Taylor walked up Fairfield on January 23rd, 2011 [from/via/route] Rydal (NY 36481 06207)
Paul Carmichael climbed Fairfield on October 27th, 2012 [from/via/route] walk c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe [with] Solo [weather] Glorious, windy and cold
Robert Logan bagged Fairfield on September 8th, 2012 [from/via/route] Sykeside Campsite [with] Judith [weather] Low Cloud, drizzle. Brisk breeze on tops. Clearing later to bright sunshine.
Bay Wan has hiked Fairfield [from/via/route] Start from Patterdale, via St Sunday Crag and down through Hart Crag [with] Cocoa Pops (the dog) [weather] Sunny, warm, calm and clear
Dave Eyes summited Fairfield on August 23rd, 2010 [from/via/route] Walk up from Swan Inn via Allcock tarn. [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Very cloudy on top. - Needed gps to find exit and then ended up in Ambleside rather than Rydal.
Charlie Housley walked up Fairfield on August 12th, 2012 [from/via/route] From Sweden Bridge as part of the Fairfield Horseshoe. [with] A bunch of geocachers and Wainwright baggers! [weather] Warm and sunny.
Stella Nuttall climbed Fairfield on May 25th, 2012 [from/via/route] see st sunday crag
Christine Shepherd bagged Fairfield on May 15th, 2005 [from/via/route] Patterdale [with] Rebecca [weather] Hot and sunny - I also reached this summit twice with friends in 2009; once using walk c230 The Scandale Beck Horizon and once using Walk c247 'The Fairfield Horseshoe'. I then did this last walk again by myself on 26.3.12. The Scandale Beck walk was rather eventful as I tripped and broke three ribs just after leaving the summit; a painful walk down to Ambleside!
Colin Pomfret hiked Fairfield on August 24th, 1978 [from/via/route] Rydal and Nab Scar as part of The Fairfield Horseshoe [with] Self [weather] Dull and Misty but Sun later
Chris Bramley summited Fairfield on February 26th, 2012 [from/via/route] Fairfield Horsehoe [with] Janet [weather] Cloud - Long tired walk lost on the summit in mist
Deborah Allingham walked up Fairfield on March 24th, 2012 [from/via/route] Ambleside [with] J [weather] Hot n sunny in March?!
Darren Mortimer climbed Fairfield on March 11th, 2012 [from/via/route] Ambleside [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Sunny
Darren Gallagher bagged Fairfield on March 23rd, 2010 [from/via/route] c247
Andy Nicholls hiked Fairfield on August 31st, 2011 [from/via/route] Ambleside
John Buckley, Derek Parkin, G Philpott, Simon Vandersteen, Chris Pople, Carol Juden, Rob Gurney, Patrick Buckland, Robin Scott, Jeffrey Hall, Carole Walton, Wendy Sockett, Chris Turner, Paul Stevens, John Southward, Stephen Millington, Rob Barklamb, Paul Warren, Robin Blunden, Jeanette Coward, Jacqui Smith, Sam Mercer, Adam Shewry, Matthew Thomas, Ray O'Hara, Steve Davenport, Libby Burns, Rebecca Hardy and Mark Davidson have also all walked, climbed & bagged Fairfield.
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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Fairfield. . . in no particular order
1. *Hayeswater with the Fairfield and Helvellyn Ridges beyond from High Street
Photo: Andy Malcolm (25)
2. Fairfield and Seat Sandal from The Wythburn Fells
Photo: Mike Knipe (141)
3. Easedale Tarn and High Raise (Langdale) with Bow Fell (Bowfell), Gunson Knott, Crinkle Crags (Long Top) and Crinkle Crags (South Top) beyond from Fairfield
Photo: Peter Inglis (8)
4. *Codale Tarn (left) and Easedale Tarn from the Blea Rigg ridge with Helvellyn (left), Seat Sandal (centre) and Fairfield (right) on the horizon
Photo: Tim Hope (26)
5. Snow on Helvellyn from Fairfield
Photo: Timothy Towers (5)
6. *Dollywaggon Pike, Nethermost Pike and Helvellyn from Fairfield
Photo: Wayne Hill (36)
7. The Old Man of Coniston beyond Great Rigg from Fairfield
Photo: Timothy Towers (4)
8. *Fairfield, Grasmere, Windermere and Coniston Water Sergeant Man
Photo: Wayne Hill (65)
9. *Tilberthwaite with Helvellyn and Fairfield beyond from Wetherlam
Photo: Wayne Hill (59)
10. Sunset on Helvellyn, Fairfield (centre) and Seat Sandal from High Seat (Ashness Fell)
Photo: Chris Haselden (30)
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You can walk or hike Fairfield with any of these 6 route maps:
Route Summary: - Patterdale, Arnison Crag, Birks, St Sunday Crag, Deepdale Hause, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Blake Brow, Hartsop Above How, Hoggill Brow, Gale Crag, Bleaberry Knott, Cockley How, Bridgend, Patterdale.
Route Summary: - Ambleside, Rydal, Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike (Scandale), Low Pike (Scandale), High Sweden Bridge, High Sweden Coppice, Ambleside.
Route Summary: - Ambleside, Rydal, Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Greenhead Gill Head, Stone Arthur, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike (Scandale), Low Pike (Scandale), High Sweden Bridge, High Sweden Coppice, Ambleside.