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Name:Green Gable
Hill number:2384
Height:801m / 2628ft
Parent (Ma):2367  Great Gable
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington), Catchment Boundaries, Calder & Ehen
Watershed:St Bees Head to Ravenscar
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett,
Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
Grid ref:NY 21466 10716
Summit feature:cairn
Col:751m  NY214105  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S OL6N
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1474 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Decent from Great Gable with Lucy and kayLauralj8424/06/2020
Started from Seathwaite with scramble up by Taylorgill Force and on to Sty Tarn. Then Great Gable via Climbers Traverse. Decended to Honister Pass via Brandreth.PeakyPete02/11/2019
with Andrew GardnerDave Sargent31/10/2019
With Jules ,Kev, Wendy & Jill on a clear dry dayGrey Hare31/10/2019
Start Seathwaite. Ascent via Sourmilk GhyllPaul_142_uk10/09/2019
From Seathwaite, Base Brown, Green Gable, Great Gable, Return via Sty Head. MVW and FRBheinn20/08/2019
With NB, MVW from Farm via Hanging Stone to Base Brown, Green Gable and Great Gable. Return Sty Head and Sty Head Gill.Frank20/08/2019
Round of Wainrights with eldest son (16) from YHA Honister Hause - Grey Knotts, Brandreth, Green Gable, Great Gable, Fleetwith Pike (and also the Nuttall Honister Crag). Unexpectedly sunny all day, forecast afternoon thunderstorm only arrived in the evening. Would not recommend descending the western scree slope of Great Gable.clyoung12/08/2019
Base Brown, Green Gable, Kirk Fell, Great Gablekeithouk23/06/2019
Started from Seathwaite.billames06/06/2019
After Great Gable this was a breeze, but lovely peak with great views.Altheus25/05/2019
Billy Bland recce with Marsden Racerstsar.nathan18/05/2019
13.8 miles, 4551ft Great Gable and Kirk Fell walk.stephenbuda15/05/2019
With JGCW30/04/2019
801mThe Grouse10/04/2019
A weekend camp at Seatoller Farm. Did 5 fells altogether with Colin in the campervan. Did this one, Great Gable & Base Brown.jonesj230/03/2019
From seathwaithe to base brown onto green/great gable, scarfell pike and back on easy path to seathwaithe. Base brown was 9:11axoree21/02/2019
Seathwaite - Base Brown (direct route up ridge) - Green Gable - Great Gable - Sty Head - SeathwaiteMark Jackson24/12/2018
With Richie from Honister Pass - Grey Knotts, Brandreth, Base Brown, Green Gable, Great Gable and both Kirk Fells. Lovely day with snow on the highest peaks. Head torches required from the top of Loft Beck so abandoned the final few planned hills.Herbert Anchovy24/11/2018
With JGCW20/11/2018
Up from Base Brown.bevandy11418/11/2018
For the Remembrance Sunday Centenary. Shocking weather. Solo. 3/5Tom D11/11/2018
Headed up from Honistor slate mine to ascend Great Gable for the remembrance service. weather was cold wet and not the best visability. good paths to follow. no issues. with Richie.Zoe Little11/11/2018
me and stePaul Beard04/11/2018
With Paul beardstephenhughes04/11/2018
Seathwaite -> Base Brown -> Green Gable -> Great Gable -> Sprinkling Tarn -> Seathwaite Fell -> Seathwaitebriandiggle15/10/2018
Anticlockwise route from Seathwaite taking in Base Brown, Green Gable, Great Gable and Seathwaite Fell (Wainwright summit).welshyboyo15/10/2018
Solo hike very windyKaz97310/10/2018
From Honister.red_jibber28/08/2018
Ascent 29IWC14/08/2018
Jonathan, Nic & NedNicola & Stuart13/08/2018
With Simon Smith & John Bancroftsimonlt0111/08/2018
Janey, David and NicAbiD11/08/2018
With Jon Footitt and Nigel CunliffeMooseWire05/08/2018
With Bryher. From Gt Gable to Cat Bells. Very quiet for most of the way.jenx19/07/2018
With brother and his wife. A little cooler and cloudier today. Still shorts and t shirt ( and trainers) all day and a leisurely chat about the World Cup with birthday group at the top of GReat Gable. From Honister Pass, bypassing Brandreth and the other one), over Green Gable, descent very loose and steep as were off track. Found path to Becks Head and back by Moses Trod. Perhaps the best views yet and certainly of Pillar, Ennerdale, Buttermere. 5 hours but should have been much shorter,niallp06/07/2018
Revisit, from Seathwaite via Sty Head summit and a few other prospective LaMPs around the Napes and Base Brown, hot sunny dayRHW24/06/2018
From Honister Pass ascended Grey Knotts via Seatoller Fell and on to Brandreth. Ascend Green Gable via Gillercomb Head, descend to Windy Gap, and the ascended Great Gable. Descend to Beck Head and ascend Kirk Fell. Descend via Kirkfell Crags and up Pillar. Return to Beck Head on the same route. Contour around Kirk Fell to Boat How and return to Honister Pass via Moses' Trod path via Fleetwith, Drum House and the Dismantled Tramway.raymooremanx03/06/2018
Started in Honister pass YHA. Did Grey knotts, Brandeth, Base brown, Green gable, Great gable and Kirk fell. Finished in Wasdale YHA.george_herbert_29/05/2018
With G. Wasdale Head > Kirk Fell via Black Sail Pass > East Top > Green Gable via Windy Gap > Great Gable > Wasdale Head via Sty Head.RT197015/05/2018
GL3D with Phil W and DanLittledave06/05/2018
4th ascentthenomad05/04/2018
With Mum; Green Gable and Great Gable from HonisterMark Jackson04/04/2018
With party from WBMC. Borrowdale meetJohn Lee11/03/2018
With SR, DMFrank06/01/2018
On the way to Act of Remembrance on Great Gable. Started from Seathwaite Farm at 08.10, up Sourmilk Gill, path north of Base Brown to Blackmore Pols, Green Gable, Windy Gap and summit of Great Gable at 10.40. Had lunch at Westmoreland Cairn then returned to Windy Gap and went down Aaron Slack. Followed the gill on north side and down beside Taylorgill Force to the farm. Weather better than forecast - dry, sunny, not much breeze. With D and L.Skip12/11/2017
Second round of Wainwrights. Remembrance Sunday from Seathwaite Farm. Up Sourmilk Gill, path to Blackmore Pols, Green Gable, Windy Gap and summit of Great Gable. Returned to Windy Gap and went down Aaron Slack. Followed the gill on north side and down beside Taylorgill Force to the farm. Weather dry, sunny, not much breeze. With D and L.Skip212/11/2017
From the service on Great gable we headed down into windy gap and back up to Green gable. stunning views of Buttermere and crummock water and the best views of Ennerdale Valley.Scotty 2 Hotty12/11/2017
path down to Windy Gap then straight up to Green Gable then back to windy Gap and down Aaron slack and returned to Wasdale. Cold day, misty on top, windy so significant chill factor. Aaron slack difficult - scree, needed poles. route to winding gap from Great Gable quite challenging.karentracey30/10/2017
Solo walk from Honister Slate Mine - Grey Knotts - Brandreth - Base Brown - GREEN GABLE - Great Gable - Kirk Fell - Wainwright 119Nutty17/09/2017