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The Central Pennines Area   Yorkshire Dales - Southern Fells Subarea
Place count in area: 74,  
Highest place: Whernside, 736m
Maximum height for area: 736 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 427 metres,

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Fountains Fell Mountain , in British over 600m, British Marilyn Lists

Height: 668m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 98 Grid Reference: SD86417 71584
Place visited by 8 members. Recently by: rhw, oakesave, IainT, Fergalh, MichaelE, chalky, jimbloomer, Peter Walker
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Longitude: -2.209411, Latitude: 54.139925 , Easting: 386417, Northing: 471584 Prominence: 243m,  Isolation: 0.9km ,   GPS IDs, 6 char: FntnFl, 10 char: FntnsFel
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Fountains Fell  in area The Central Pennines, Ireland
Picture: Cairn at summit
 
Short trek to summit
by Fergalh  14 Feb 2021
Drive North East of Stainforth and park at the second cattle grid. Follow the Pennine way as it winds up the hill and whwn you reach the brim of the hill turn west for summit which is marked by a small cairn Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/B2788/comment/22372/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Fountains Fell  in area The Central Pennines, Ireland
Picture: Pen Y Ghent in sight
Pen Y Ghent from this Fell
by Fergalh  14 Feb 2021
I was up this hill on a snow filled day January 2017 and the cloud came and went. However when it lifted there was some great views of the famous Pen Y Ghent mountain Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/b2788/comment/22373/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Fountains Fell  in area The Central Pennines, Ireland
Picture: View heading off summit
 
It was Snow joke
by Fergalh  14 Feb 2021
After reaching the summit of both Fountain Fells I took the straighest route down rather than the track. The ice axe was needed for this part... Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/b2788/comment/22374/
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