Walk 1112

Great Gable from Honister Pass

Nat Park - Lake District

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.3 miles / 11.8 km

Ascent - 2400 feet / 727 metres

Grade - hard

This walk to Great Gable's summit is a Lake District classic. Starting from Honsister Pass the route of ascent is not busy and the walking rewarding.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series. Note If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

- OS Explorer - Sheet OL4 BUY MAP

- OS Landranger - Sheet 90 BUY MAP

Walks from the same start

Walk 1065
Haystacks from Honister Pass
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

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Eagle Crag & Seargeant's Crag from Stonethwaite
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Area Information

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