Gingling Hole

(Fountains Fell)

Last updated: 31 Oct 2022

Hazards and Warnings

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Landowner is Rainscar House. Permission is freely and kindly granted for cavers to take the track from the parking area at Dale Head, going south-west, away from Penyghent, through Rainscar Pasture to reach the Access Land boundary. There is no need to call at Rainscar House to ask permission if approaching from Dale Head.

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Rigging Topos and Descriptions

Rigging topo
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Route Description
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Fixed Aids

Gingling Hole is equipped with resin bonded anchors installed as part of the the BCA Anchor Scheme.

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SD 85513 70179

54.1272586279156, -2.22317369641435

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Please note that locations are correct to the best of our knowledge however are often taken from old books so they may not be absolutely accurate and are shown simply as a guide.

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