Gavel Fell – (158) Western Fells

Wainwright 158 – Book 7 ‘The Western Fells’

Height: 1,720ft – 524m

Grid reference: NY 117 184 




Walks Including Gavel Fell:


From the southern cairn on Low Fell we have a view of Loweswater with the three prominent fells here being: Hen Comb; Gavel Fell and Blake Fell with its long high shoulder, Carling Knott with Holme Wood at its base, forming the Loweswater Pheasant.

A panorama of the Loweswater Fells and the Loweswater Pheasant with the fells left to right being: Hen Comb; Gavel, Carling Knott which is part of Blake Fell round to Burnback Fell with Loweswater in front.  Taken from the southern viewing point on Low Fell.