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Region: Lake District: East
Summit view: Open virtual summit
Fairfield is the highest of the Eastern Fells outwith the Helvellyn range, and is the apex of a grand and very popular horseshoe walk from Ambleside. The finest approaches, however, are from the Patterdale valley to the northeast.
There are 1837 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Fairfield. They have contributed 45 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.