Green Gable

Area:Lake District - Western Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Height:801m
Maps:OL4(S), OL6(N) Explorer or 89, 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY214107         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:cairn - photo
Daylight:dawn 04:14, sunrise 05:04, sunset 21:34, dusk 22:23
External links:Wikipedia

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Sprinkling Tarn, Great Gable and Green Gable
Sprinkling Tarn, Great Gable and Green Gable


Green Gable stands next to Great Gable at the head of Ennerdale, separated from its much bigger neighbour by Windy Gap. The two are usually walked together.

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ajdowsett, alanm9, Andy Duff, awall, beth, Boss_keloid, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (x4), Carolwildbird, CEW, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x5), clmyers, DANE2766, Daniel278, darmour, Dave Martin, digby, Drpjohnston (twice), drsylvester68, dsutton101, DukeNukem, fellwalker68, fidds, fizzerfox (twice), frothyraptor, gallowshill (twice), gbh (twice), gerard.hurst, gilly_3886 (twice), Ginty (x3), GlynREvans, goth_angel, Hannahfw, hillbilly, JamieL, jegger, JimRiley, JMCM, john09cw, Karen.m.burns, kierandol, Kingskerswell, Lancashire Lad, luverlyjuberly, Mikew92 (twice), motley 55, Nottspanther, On The Rivet, peterb (twice), RogerFells, s.lee90, samross, Samrust, sgrice56, SheepFarmer, Smoo1610, spookyfish, springfishblue, Stephenmshanks, steve71, StevetheRover (twice), Strangerclur, Susanna, Sylwia J Kociemba (x3), ThinArthur, Tirama, vinmac, walsh581, windridge, and wolfgangb.

If you need accommodation we have details of 10 properties offering rooms near Green Gable. Here are some examples:

5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£773-3944 per week
8.6km (5.3 miles) away, sleeps 8
3 Assessed
£180-240 per night
8.8km (5.4 miles) away
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£437-1832 per week
5.6km (3.5 miles) away, sleeps 6

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