Great Shunner Fell
The Northern Dales Area, The Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, England
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Great Shunner Fell is on Ordnance Survey Maps:
|OS Explorer Map OL30|
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|OS Landranger Map 98|
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Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Great Shunner Fell
Tony Halliday walked up on October 17th, 2020 [from/via/route] camped in hawes started and ended walk from the excellent greendragon inn up and down due to poor visability cloud cover [with] sally halliday jimmy boo and George our 3 dogs [weather] cool day started off dry however weather turned halfway to rain and very misty poor visability - camped at hawes long weekend lovely town green dragon pub excellent also visited hardraw force and saw our first red squirell weather wet and very cool on the evening disappointed as wanted to walk to lovely seat also but poor visability put paid to that will go another day
Michael Naylor climbed on May 3rd, 2019 [from/via/route] Thwaite [weather] Overcast
Simon Boddy has bagged [with] My girlfriend
Caroline Winter hiked on October 19th, 2018 [from/via/route] Hardraw [with] Shirley [weather] Good views and sunny,westerly wind, great visibity - Parked opposite PW and a steady walk to the top. Shirley having a bad time with her boots and heels blistering, so there and back took us 5 hrs, but in no rush and still in time to visit the cheese factory in Hawes.
Andy Jakob summited during August, 1985 [from/via/route] Pennine Way north to south - and again on April 21st 2018 in fantastic sunshine after an extended winter of snow and recent heavy rain. Amazind day with AFWC
David Congreave conquered on April 7th, 2018 [from/via/route] Hawes [weather] Wet, wet, wet.
Stephen Eddy scaled on August 26th, 2017 [from/via/route] Hawes, whilst completing James Herriott way [with] Paula Eddy, Martin Bayliss, Tracey Bayliss [weather] cloud clearing
Kevin Foster walked up on July 11th, 2017 [from/via/route] Hardraw [with] By myself (and Henry my Labrador) [weather] Cloudy (light rain). Tops clearing out by mid afternoon - I set off along the Pennine Way from Hardraw later than planned in the morning as I'd originally driven to Hubberholme in Wharfedale to do Yockenthwaite Moor and Birks Fell. The weather (which was heavy rain at the time) put paid to that idea, so I decided to drive to Hawes with the intention of driving home from there if the weather didn't improve. Things looked more promising in Wensleydale so I made a snap decision to bag Great Shunner Fell (I figured if the summit was still in cloud at least route finding would be simple). The top was in cloud but only the last 100 metres or so. Rather annoyingly it had cleared out completely by the time I reached the Buttertubs road summit.
Chris Faulkner climbed on July 7th, 2016 [from/via/route] Pennine Way [with] Michelle chandler [weather] Wet
Robert Shaw bagged on May 10th, 2013 [from/via/route] Bagged on the Pennine Way between the 10th and 24th May 2013. [weather] Various !! - 15 days of mainly fun.
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