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Name:Fair Snape Fell
Hill number:2815
Height:521m / 1709ft
RHB Section:36: Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines
County/UA:Lancashire (CoU)
Hill area:Forest of Bowland
Catchment:Ribble, Catchment Boundaries, Wyre
Watershed:Liverpool Bay, Morecambe Bay
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Dewey, Clem
Grid ref:SD 59732 47290
Summit feature:no feature: ground 9m SE of cairn
Col:295m  SD622531  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 102
(1:25k) OL41W
Observations:ground 12m SW (SD 59714 47289) and knoll 35m S (SD 59717 47264) of cairn (SD 59725 47296) are as high
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 386 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Parlick, first to Trig point and then on to top with C.PeterD23/12/2019
Tony J24/11/2019
Muddy round with RHB group finishing on TotridgeButeobuteo24/11/2019
From Fell Foot, lots of tops, just cover them all.iangalbraith18/07/2019
From Fell Foot. Returned via Saddle Fell, Saddle End Farm and Wolfen Hall.Slash328/06/2019
From lay-by near Fell Foot, fair and dry.steve_a27/06/2019
Parlick > Fair Snape Fell Trig > Fair Snape Fell from GR: SD 60172 44202Hippster01/06/2019
Parlick > Fair Snape Fell Trig > Fair Snape Fell from GR: SD 60172 44202ronaldo33301/06/2019
Parked at Fell Foot, plenty of space in the lay-bys. Walked up Parlick first, then on to trig point and back. Great spot to grab some lunch in the shelter by the trig. Nice walk with well worn paths.Hippy7727/05/2019
With Val. From Fell Foot. Plenty of parking space. Up to Parlick then on to Fair Snape Fell. Trig point first then on to summit. Drier than expected underfoot. A very enjoyable walk. Same route back.mike.hoult07/05/2019
Walked from Fell Foot. Enjoyed this lovely walk with far reaching views.flockwatcher03/12/2018
On the way to Wales. From laybys below Fell Foot. Ascended over Parlick Hill. Easy and comfortable paths.Topographer5725/09/2018
Weather fair.MountainMac25/08/2018
Started out with theDev from Fell Foot parking area. Opted for diagonal zig-zag approach rather than the steep direct ascent. Cloudy with light breeze, dry underfoot. Route took in Parlick with Hen Harrier hunting. Continued along ridge west of boundary wall for excellent views to Irish Sea over the Fylde. Ascent to Fair Snape (West cairn) easy followed by pleasant walk across plateau to eastern cairn. Peat hags bone dry this summer, even after a day of heavy rain in Lancashire yesterday.Ideal for light-footed bog-trotting. Returned to Fell Foot via east side of boundary wall overlooking the picturesque Greenlough Clough. Traversed the slopes of Parlick before the steep descent to the car.thedobber17/07/2018
From parking near Fell Foot to the south, over Parlick. First the east cairn/trig then over the plateau. Wall to wall sun and dry underfoot.N.Morters29/06/2018
From ChippingPaulGibbons26/05/2018
Dave Geere26/04/2018
From Fell Foot CP via Parlick. With Karen, Tim and Lauren. Continued to Trig Point. All in cloud, no view.ChrisR11/04/2018
Tom's Walknickywood117/02/2018
From fell foot via parlick. Very misty.Longwojo01/01/2018
From parking area to S. Pleasant walk over frozen peat hags. Top is a mess, couple of potential HPs walked over. Somewhere around the cairn with wooden post embedded is the most likely.jonglew11/12/2017
Clach Liath19/11/2017
Me and sueTonyandsue16/09/2017
Fell Foot-Parlick-Paddy's Pole/Trigpoint-Fair Snape Fell & rtn as outward route. On own.MorecambeMonkey08/09/2017
Wet and very boggy ridge walk is this one. Done along with Totridge FellWayne Mac31/07/2017