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Name:Gavel Fell - High Nook [Gavel Fell North Top]
Hill number:3757
Height:488m / 1601ft
Parent (Ma):2462  Blake Fell
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington)
Class:Birkett, Synge
(B,Sy)
Grid ref:NY 12035 18914
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:21m
Col:467m  NY 1192 1886  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89
(1:25k) OL4S 303
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 214 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Blake Fell final hill of the day, returning to Loweswater on glorious winter day with frosty ground and clear views.MichaelF30/11/2019
Round of Melbreak,Little Dodd,Hen Comb,Floutern Cop,Bannana Fell,Gavel Fell and High Nook.Winter had returned.jocks104/03/2019
Kelton, Godworth, Banna Fell, Banna Fell East Top, Floutern, Gavel then High Nook on Gavel, High Pen, Low Pen, Knock Merton and Kelton Fell Top. 9 mile circuit with main objective to get Knock Merton to complete our Fellrangers in 2018 - just 3pm on last day.nickywood131/12/2018
With NB MVW, from Maggie's Bridge round of Burnbank Fell. Carling Knott, Loweswater End, Blake Fell, Gavel Fell and High Nook. Windy and cold.Frank13/11/2018
From Maggie's Bridge, through Holme Wood onto Burnbank Fell, Round to Carling Knott, Up onto Blake Fell, Down and up onto Gavel Fell, then down NE ridge over north top. Back via High Nook Farm. Woth FR amd MVW (Part Time)Bheinn13/11/2018
(Walkers with) Gary Dean (Start/Parking point) Maggies Bridge - Holme Wood - Burnbank Fell - Blake Fell - Gavel Fell - HGavel Fell (High Nook) - High Nook Farm - Maggies Bridge.redbob21/09/2018
walk-blake fellbabsjess29/04/2018
Final hill of the day with Clare, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie. Burbank Fell, Owsen Fell, Sharp Knott, Blake Fell, Carling Knott, Loweswater End, Gavel Fell & Gavel Fell N. Top.Dangerous Dave01/04/2018
From Sharp Knott, on to High Pen.Wycombe Wanderer07/01/2018
The 5th top of an anticlockwise circuit of 6 Birketts around Cogra Moss, starting with Kelton Fell & finishing on High Hows. From High Pen, need to drop down to stile at 115190 & then a path through heather takes you to within 100yd of summit cairn. Hard going if you dont find the path! Continued to High Hows. (PM CM)gerrybowes10/10/2017
With GB and CM. Headed to High Hows by dropping into the forest at 111191.bolton10/10/2017
CJM10/10/2017
With the U3A lovely day, but windyian499304/05/2017
With mum. Loweswater - Burnbank Fell - Sharp Knott - Blake Fell - Gavel Fell NE Top - Gavel Fell - Hen Comb - Little Dodd - LoweswaterMark Jackson27/12/2016
Birkett walk Western circuit of Gavel Fell, on a wet blustery day with Steve and Brian.Lou06/11/2016
Maggie's Bridge-Holme-Wood-Burnbank Fell-Carling Knott-Blake Fell-Gavel Fell-Gavel Fell High Nook-Black Crag-Maggie's Bridgejoseph mitchell14/10/2016
Round of Gavel Fell N top, Gavel Fell, Godworth, Kelton fell, High Hows, Owsen Fell, Burbank Fell, Blake Fell, Carling Knott and Loweswater End from bus 77 stop at Lanthwaite Farm.Eddie30/07/2016
Loweswater Fells circuit from Maggies BridgeAjm031014/07/2016
Maggie's Bridge - Burnbank Fell - Carling Knott - Loweswater End - Blake Fell - Gavel Fell - High Nook - Maggie's BridgeBlue The Dog10/04/2016
CJ BWchrisj196505/03/2016
A nice circuit of Blake fell from Loweswater.Gill06/02/2016
Up from Whins. Mopping up Birketts & Syges in the Gavel Fell area. Wet & windy all day.ngthack08/01/2016
From Croasdale: Kelton Fell - Godworth - Low Pen - High Pen - Sharp Knott - Burnbank Fell - Carling Knott - Blake Fell - Gavel Fell N Top - Gavel Fell - Banna Fell E Top - Banna Fell. Strong wind and some sleat / snow flurries on tops.RobertP31/12/2015
Another good top but way described in Complete Lakeland Fells for reaching Fothergill Head is rough and tedious. Probably better to retrace on better ground towards main top and follow fence line to Fothergill Head.iredale18/10/2015
Parked on the road between Lamplugh & Loweswater, up onto Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell, Gavel Fell, Gavel Fell High Nook, down past Black Crag and through Holme Wood and Hudson Place and back up to car park.Chipstertrain25/07/2015
solo walk low clouds no path not a lot of funcolinfielding25/06/2015
Round from Maggie's Bridge over Hen Comb, Floutern Cop, Banna Fell, Gavel Pike, High Nook, Blake Fell, Carling Knott and Burnbank Fell returning by Holme Wood. Windy and overcast but beat the rain!SS02/05/2015
Gavel Fell (both tops) Low Pen, High Pen, Blake Fell, Sharp Knott, Owsen Fell, Burnbank Fell, Carling Knott, Loweswater Endijpowell27/03/2015
Tuesday night training run with CFR. Gavel and BlakeMac 7824/03/2015
DadEatkinson10/11/2014
With the main top and nearby geocachebardolph26/09/2014
Climbed from Loweswater in a round of 8 unclimbed Birkettsrobert19/08/2014
Small c/park near Watergate, very crowded: plenty of room but for inconsiderate parking. First hill on circuit of Gavel North > Gavel > Banna E > Banna > Floutern Cop > Hen Comb > Little Dodd.Aye Jimmy29/06/2014
With Liz and Harriet. Big Barry tour. Breezy and Overcast. Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell, Gavel Fellhlpahamp27/05/2014
With Damian, Clare, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave18/04/2014
On a round of Wainwrights and Birketts. Parking at Maggie's Bridge, SE end of Loweswater. Gavel Fell N Top then onto Gavel Fell then 7 more hills. Cloud down on the hil so no views all day.jonglew04/04/2014
Parked at NY 08718 18213 > Knock Murton > Low Pen > High Pen > GAVEL FELL - HIGH NOOK summit cairn > Gavel Fell > Floutern Cop > Banna Fell East Top > Banna Fell > Godworth > Kelton Fell > NY 08718 18213Tony Hartry II14/03/2014
with DadM0YDH14/07/2013
From Loweswater, a round of Mellbreak NT, Mellbreak, ScaleKnott, Floutern Cop, Banna Fell, Gavel Fell, High Nook, Blake Fell, Carling Knott, Loweswater End and Burnbank Fell.rhalstead02/06/2013
KeithByTheC05/05/2013
Loweswater End, Carling Knott, Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell, Gavel Fell and Gavel Fell - High Nook from Maggie's Bridge.crax7320/04/2013
Birketts 2nd roundDave Geere24/02/2013
Easy parking at cross roads to W. 3812 3796 2474 3757 3762 3772 pleasant round.destaylor19/02/2013
Kelton Fell, Godworth, High Nook Gavel Fell, High Pen, Low Pen, Knock Murtonronaldo33319/05/2012
With Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave20/10/2011
NT car park Kirkstile Mellbreak Scale Knott Hencomb Floutern Cop Banna Fell Gavel Fell High Nook on Gavel Fell High Penn Low Penn Blake Fell Sharp Knott Burnbank Fell Carling Knott Lowes Water end on Carling Knott Watergate Farm NT car parkAndy Hirst14/10/2011
W Jenx on circuit of Mellbreak fells, inc Willnordicstar12/02/2011
From Loweswater via High Nook and drove roadAnduril08/02/2011
Croasdale-Banna Fell-Gavel Fell-High Nook-Blake Fell-Carling Knott-Loweswater End-Burnbank Fell-Owsen Fell-Sharp Knott-High Pen-Low Pen-Godworth-Kelton Fell-Knock Murton.benarbia_812/08/2010
1dads07/02/2010