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Gavel Fell

Gavel Fell

Grid Reference: NY 11699 18386
Height: 526 metres/1726 feet

"The interest lies mainly in the eastern arc, where a goodly array of mountains is available for inspection."
A Wainwright

Gavel Fell, to the south east of Blake Fell is part of a rewarding circuit of the Loweswater Fells including Burnbank Fell and Blake Fell along with the walk around Holme Wood above Loweswater.

Th ascent from Maggie's Bridge via High Nook Farm is a particularly good route, stopping by High Nook Tarn en-route.

  1. Looking towards Grasmoor from Blake Fell

    The Loweswater Fells


    Distance: 12km / 7 miles
    Ascent: 690m / 2280ft
    Duration: 5 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A few short steep climbs but grassy fells with wonderful views over the coast and the north western fells

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