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Name:Simon Fell
Hill number:2790
Height:650m / 2133ft
Parent (Ma):2780  Ingleborough
RHB Section:35B: The Central Pennines
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Yorkshire Dales - Southern Fells
County/UA:North Yorkshire (CoU)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Ribble, Lune
Watershed:Liverpool Bay, Morecambe Bay
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
(Tu,Sim,Hew,N,BL,Bg)
Grid ref:SD 75465 75180
Summit feature:small cairn 20m W of wall
Drop:35m
Col:615m  SD749748  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 98
(1:25k) OL2W
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 503 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Horton in Ribblesdale (Station Road) SD 80611 72657. Then onto Ingleborough. Returned via Gaping Gill.Westdenewalker13/09/2019
Simon Fell / Ingleborough / Whernside / Plover Hill / Pen-y-ghentAJWSmith17/08/2019
From ClaphamSS11/08/2019
Between Park Fell and Ingleborough. With B and R.jenx20/07/2019
Very wet at end of walkrossdrossd27/05/2019
From Clapham via Gaping Gill. Returned over Ingleborough to Ingletongeoffh1225/05/2019
After Whernside, Ingleborough training with W Denis crew.iandesbottes03/03/2019
Sunny day. Low wind. From selside to the east.vegibagger09/12/2018
u3a reccesoftsquare03/12/2018
Debs & Talisker enroute to SettleMountain Goat07/11/2018
On route down from Ingleboroughpaulcook280906/10/2018
From the gate at SD 74697 74819, by the path visible to the North of the wall.Peter_W_Mitchell 27/08/2018
Park Fell > Simon Fell North Top > Simon Fell > Simon Fell South East Top from GR: SD 77464 78542ronaldo33325/08/2018
Park Fell > Simon Fell North Top > Simon Fell > Simon Fell South East Top from GR: SD 77464 78542Hippster25/08/2018
Diversion as part of the 3 peaks got park fell along with Simon fellThe-Z-Man04/05/2018
From Twistleton Scar and back via Ingleborough. Icy but clearpatriciagill24/02/2018
Ascended from Low Sleights Road (north of Chapel-le-Dale) via Humphrey Bottom, then along the ridge to Park Fell via Simon Fell and Simon Fell North Top.raymooremanx01/01/2018
Ingleborough > Ingleborough East Top > Simon Fell > Simon Fell East Top > Simon Fell South - East Top > Simon Fell North Top from GR: SD 74531 77779ronaldo33310/12/2017
11th ascent of Ingleborough from Clapham via Gaping Ghyll around over Simon Fell to bag the SE Top - a 2000ft Moss -missed on two previous visits- including a year ago. and back down the wall and boggy ATV track back to Gaping Ghyll. With L and Martha the spaniel. Sunny !Chris Pearson02/11/2017
Walked from Ribble Head on way to Ingleborough. Enjoying some late autumn sunshine.adrian34524/09/2017
Parked at Station Inn. Walked along road then up to Ingleborough, followed by Simon Fell and Park Fell.Longwojo06/09/2017
From Ingleborough; on to Park Fell.jonglew04/09/2017
new Nuttall still following the wall with Andycolinfielding31/08/2017
After visiting the 3 other tops and before going upto Ingleborough. With Colin.bevandy11431/08/2017
Hill Inn - Ingleborough - SIMON FELL - North Top - Park Fell. With David. Second ascentcitygent20/07/2017
From North Top. Descent using contouring path, then straight down between walls and cut across back to public footpath past cows and unmalignant bull. 1 hour 50 mins.Wycombe Wanderer12/07/2017
With Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave26/03/2017
Short detour off the Dales Way path along a fencejmistry8621/03/2017
L later wrote 'today we climbed a hill called Simon' ! About to join the crowds on Ingleborough. Austwick-Norber Boulders -Simon Fell N top - Simon Fell -In'gleborough- Gaping Gill. With L. My 2nd ascent after a gap of 32 years!Chris Pearson24/10/2016
2/6 Second of six on foggy than sunny day (Ingleborough/Simon Fell/Simon Fell North Top/Park View/Carr and Craggs Moor/Freehold Top)Fergalh17/07/2016
On the way down from IngleboroughIgor Mincenko03/07/2016
With Gemma and Tedzaul_uk26/06/2016
See Ingleborough 26/06/2016ianwkitson25/06/2016
As part of circular walk from layby north of Selside on B6479 after Park Fell & north top. Onto Ingleborough,Thwaite Scars & Moughton.mart079724/04/2016
with ann kelly and martin lovely walk with grate weatherDarren-44303/04/2016
Y3P training with kelly ann and martinmy-list03/04/2016
Climbed solo from Clapham via Trow Gill, Little Ingleborough and Ingleborough. Returned via Sulber Gate.dhbond22/11/2015
Revisit during CMC reunion meet - only SG accompanied me to the less frequented tops.Smudge01/08/2015
With Jody - parked at Ribblehead then up Ingleborough from Chapel-le-Dale footpath, back down across Simon Fell and Park Fellthe_adam18/04/2015
From Ribblehead parking area, steep slog up Park Fell, followed walls to Simons Fell then steep steps onto Ingleborough, very very cold wind on top, no-one loitering for long, down via Gaping Gill & Long Scar to Horton, at least it was dry with a few sunny spells.apricorum11/04/2015
As for Ingleboroughisabelle01/03/2015
Up from the B6479 and across Park Fell. Back down to the coll and then dropped into the valley.tsharp15/02/2015
Followed the route in the Nuttals book, after assending Ingalbourgh, good weather fine views, can be hard to follow their desent over the limestone pavemeant cairn area but managed OK.Walkingthedog24/08/2014
from clapham via Ingleborough. views improved as we dropped down a little. A bit of a trudge after the highways up to Ingleborough but found easily enough. Returned via pathless (mainly) terrain to Gaping gill. a cairn of half a dozen stones and a couple of logs!stig_nest03/07/2014
Chased by thunderRuth10/06/2014
Chapel-le-Dale - Ingleborough - Simon Fell - Park Fell - Chapel-le-Daledavidpettit8401/06/2014
Late afternoon ascent from B6479 over Park Fell, Simon Fell (North and South Tops), to Ingleborough, and then descent to Chapel-le-Dale.VirtualMountain20/05/2014
Ingleborough - Simon Fell - Simon Fell North Topronaldo33308/04/2014
A GREAT DAY ON THE HILLS. BASICALLY FOLLOWED THE NUTTALLS' RECOMMENDED ROUTE FROM CLAPHAM FOR INGLEBOROUGH AND SIMON FELL, PAST THE INGLEBOROUGH CAVE AND HAVING A LOOK AT GAPING GHYLL. FIGHTING TO STAND UP ON THE FINAL RIDGE BUT IN SHELTER OUT AND BACK TO SIMON FELL THROUGH 2 HAILSTORMS. MOSTLY SUNNY WITH GREAT VIEWS IN ALL DIRECTIONS, ESP. OF PENYGHENT.BURGESS21/03/2014
CJM21/03/2014