Walk c118 Great Gable from Seathwaite

Clear paths & superb views on glorious gable


Route outline for walk c118:

Seathwaite  -  Stockley Bridge  -  Styhead Tarn  -  Sty Head  -  Great Gable  -  Westmorland Cairn  -  Windy Gap  -  Green Gable  -  Mitchell Cove  -  Blackmoor Pols  -  Base Brown  -  Gillercomb  -  Sour Milk Gill (Borrowdale)  -  Seathwaite.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Great Gable at 899m (2951ft). Great Gable is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (9th highest in England, 25th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 7). Great Gable is also known as a English Nuttall (11th highest in England, 28th highest in England & Wales). Great Gable is also classified as a English Marilyn (4th highest in England, 238th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Green Gable at 801m (2629ft). Green Gable is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (41st highest in England, 76th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 34). Green Gable is also known as a English Nuttall (49th highest in England, 92nd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Base Brown at 646m (2120ft). Base Brown is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (148th highest in England, 254th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 117). Base Brown is also known as a English Nuttall (198th highest in England, 340th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c118 Great Gable from Seathwaite

In no particular order . . .

Ffrith Beach, Prestatyn

Ffrith Beach, Prestatyn

Photo: Peter Ingham (1)

Yes Tor Summit

Yes Tor Summit

Photo: Stephen Dawson (31)

Robin Hood's Chair, Ennerdale Water

Robin Hood's Chair, Ennerdale Water

Photo: David Hayter (236)

Worms Head/Penrhyn-Gwyr from near the lookout station above Kitchen Corner, Rhossili Bay

Worms Head/Penrhyn-Gwyr from near the lookout station above Kitchen Corner, Rhossili Bay

Photo: David Sutherland (2)

The (now suddenly full) Drainwater Ditch on Binn Moor with Shooters Nab beyond

The (now suddenly full) Drainwater Ditch on Binn Moor with Shooters Nab beyond

Photo: Gordon Leather (16)

Carsington Water

Carsington Water

Photo: Alison Hadfield (7)

Geese near Aisgill Moor Cottages, Mallerstang Common

Geese near Aisgill Moor Cottages, Mallerstang Common

Photo: Robert Nicholls (14)

'Nora Batty's' House from BBC TV's 'Last of the Summer Wine', Holmfirth

'Nora Batty's' House from BBC TV's 'Last of the Summer Wine', Holmfirth

Photo: Bob Leigh (1)

River Fallan near Kirkton Farm near Crainlarich

River Fallan near Kirkton Farm near Crainlarich

Photo: Mike Walker (229)

The River Brathay near Skelwith Bridge

The River Brathay near Skelwith Bridge

Photo: Tim Hope (10)


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