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Fair Snape Fell from Fell Foot, Forest of Bowland
Introduction to Walk 2505

Photo from the walk - Fair Snape Fell from Fell Foot, Forest of Bowland

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Paul Heap

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 1680 feet / 509 metres

Grade - moderate

The Forest of Bowland offers some excellent walking in Lancashire and is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This walk to the summit of Fair Snape Fell offers excellent views as a reward for the uphill sections of the route. 

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Saddle Fell, Fair Snape Fell & Parlick from Chipping
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Dunsop Fell & the Forest of Bowland
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Whin Fell & Ouster Rake from Dunsop Bridge
Grade - moderate
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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Recommended Reading

Walks in the Forest of Bowland

Walks in the Forest of BowlandGuide to walks in the Forest of Bowland, Lancashire, northern England, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 30 hand drawn routes throughout the Forest including the gentle foothills in the south and north, on top of the moors and in the valleys.
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