Great Gable

Height: 899m/2,949ft

Grid Reference: NY211103

Fells » Western Fells

Lists: FRCC (010) Wainwright (W.01)

Ascents: 21

On Great Gable's summit is the Fell and Rock Climbing Club's war memorial

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Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 13 Nov 2016 - Great Gable Remembrance Day Service
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Drum House - Honister Pass
6.50 miles2,150ft
Tue 18 Nov 2014 - Kirk Fell and Great Gable
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Kirkfell Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Beckhead Tarn - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
7.75 miles3,320ft
Sun 10 Nov 2013 - Great Gable Remembrance Day Service
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Brandreth - Drum House - Honister Pass
6.25 miles2,300ft
Sun 11 Nov 2012 - Great Gable Remembrance Day Service
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Brandreth - Grey Knotts Tarns - Grey Knotts - Honister Pass
6.00 miles2,350ft
Thu 3 Mar 2011 - Great Gable from Honister Hause
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Brandreth - Grey Knotts Tarns - Grey Knotts - Honister Pass
6.00 miles2,350ft
Wed 12 May 2010 - Great Gable from Honister Hause
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Brandreth - Grey Knotts Tarns - Grey Knotts - Honister Pass
6.00 miles2,350ft
Sun 9 Nov 2008 - Great Gable Remembrance Day Service
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Drum House - Honister Pass
6.50 miles2,150ft
Sun 11 Nov 2007 - Great Gable Remembrance Day Service
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Brandreth - Grey Knotts Tarns - Grey Knotts - Honister Pass
6.00 miles2,350ft
Sun 12 Nov 2006 - Great Gable Remembrance Day Service
Seathwaite, Borrowdale - Sourmilk Gill - Base Brown - Green Gable - Windy Gap - Great Gable - Sty Head - Styhead Tarn - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite
6.25 miles2,870ft
Sun 19 Feb 2006 - Great Gable from Honister Pass
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Brandreth - Grey Knotts Tarns - Grey Knotts - Drum House - Honister Pass
6.25 miles2,350ft
Sat 31 Dec 2005 - Kirk Fell and Great Gable
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Kirkfell Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Beckhead Tarn - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
7.75 miles3,320ft
Sat 3 Sep 2005 - Glaramara to Great Gable
Seatoller - Mountain View cottages/Stands Bridge - Thornythwaite Fell - Glaramara - High House Tarn - Allen Crags - Lower Esk Hause - Sprinkling Tarn - Sty Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb - Sourmilk Gill - Seathwaite
9.50 miles4,300ft
Sun 12 Dec 2004 - Great Gable from Wasdale Head via Sty Head
Wasdale Head - Sty Head - Breast Route - Great Gable - Breast Route - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
6.00 miles2,700ft
Sun 24 Aug 2003 - Great Gable South Traverse
Wasdale Head - Sty Head - Kern Knotts - Great Hell Gate - Great Napes - Little Hell Gate - Beck Head - Great Gable - Breast Route - Sty Head - valley route - Wasdale Head
7.50 miles3,000ft
Sat 15 Feb 2003 - Great Gable plus
Honister Pass - Grey Knotts - Grey Knotts Tarns - Brandreth - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Gillercomb Head - Green Gable - Windy Gap - Great Gable - Beck Head - Beckhead Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Kirk Fell - Black Sail Pass - Beck Head - Moses' Trod - Drum House - Honister Pass
9.50 miles3,600ft
Sat 7 Dec 2002 - Kirk Fell direct and Great Gable
Wasdale Head - Kirk Fell - Kirkfell Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Beckhead Tarn - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - St Olaf's church - Wasdale Head
6.00 miles3,320ft
Sat 6 Apr 2002 - Great Gable from Honister Hause
Honister Pass - Drum House - Moses' Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Gillercomb Head - Gillercomb Head Tarns - Brandreth - Grey Knotts Tarns - Grey Knotts - Honister Pass
6.00 miles2,350ft
Sun 9 Sep 2001 - Great Gable from Seathwaite
Seathwaite, Borrowdale - Sourmilk Gill - Base Brown - Green Gable - Windy Gap - Great Gable - Sty Head - Styhead Tarn - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite
6.25 miles2,870ft
 Sat 15 Jul 2000 - Bob Graham Relay - Wasdale to Honister Pass
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Dore Head - Red Pike - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Wind Gap - Pillar - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Brandreth - Grey Knotts - Honister Pass
12.00 miles7,000ft
 Sat 24 Jul 1993 - Seatoller to Wasdale via Great Gable and Pillar
Seatoller - Seathwaite - Seathwaite Fell - Sprinkling Tarn - Sty Head - Great Gable - Beck Head - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Kirk Fell - Black Sail Pass - Looking Stead - Pillar - Wind Gap - Black Crag - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Dore Head - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Yewbarrow - Overbeck Bridge - Brackenclose
15.50 miles6,160ft
 Sat 14 Nov 1987 - Great Gable from Seathwaite
Seathwaite, Borrowdale - Base Brown - Green Gable - Great Gable - Seathwaite