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Region: Western Fells
Wainright altitude: 2949 feet
Great Gable is one of the best known and most loved of the Lakeland Fells, this very compact mountain being a classic view from Wasdale. Its slopes include the rock pinnacle Nape's Needle and several tricky scrambling routes, whilst Westmorland Cairn to the south of the summit is a fantastic viewpoint.
There are 1980 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Great Gable. They have contributed 40 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.