Capel Fell

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Region: Borders

Altitude: 678 metres

Rank: 133rd

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Capel Fell is just northwest of Ettrick Head on the Southern Upland Way and like that point is on the main east-west watershed of Britain. It can be reached from the Way by a detour, a climb of one kilometre. Its finest feature is the ravine of Craigmichan Scar on the southern slopes.

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There are 330 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Capel Fell. They have contributed 25 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  12/07/2014  8 C3G9S1
  11/10/2015  6 G4
  19/03/2016  5 G3
  08/12/2018  3 G4
  01/12/2017  3 G3
  03/06/2017  3 G2
  20/03/2016  3 G4
  04/02/2018  2 C1G1
  11/03/2014  2 G3
  28/02/2014  2 G2
  07/05/2012  2 G2
  07/09/2019  1 G2
  28/06/2019  1 G2
  12/05/2019  1 G2
  01/01/2017  1 G6
  08/09/2014  1 G3
  17/03/2012  1 G2
  21/04/2011  1 G2
  30/05/2015  0 G3
  29/11/2014  0 G3
  17/09/2014  0 G2
  17/10/2013  0 G3
  20/04/2013  0 G3
  28/02/2010  0 G1
  13/12/2009  0 G2

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