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High Rigg
357m (1172ft)

The Central Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Wainwright
(No. 209)

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106th highest in England,
1279th in Great Britain

Walk High Rigg walking UK Mountains in The Central Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

High Rigg Summit

Photo: Mark Jolley





High Rigg is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL4 & OL5
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Map 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



High Rigg is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:

*Version marked with the walk routes you need to follow to Walk all 214 Wainwrights in just 59 walks.



You can walk to the top of High Rigg by using either of these 2 easy to follow route maps:




Your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record Your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record

If you LOG ON and then RELOAD this page it will display when you climbed, bagged and conquered High Rigg, what the weather was like, who you went with and any other comments you might like to add to remind you of that fantastic day. For more details see Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record.



Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited High Rigg Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged High Rigg

Dave Eyes walked up High Rigg on July 7th, 2019 [from/via/route] Parked at lay-by on A591 , walked back up the road and over the stile. Walked up High Rigg and then back again - just 4 miles. [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Warm day - lovely sunny day with great views all round - many fallen trees from the storm of 2017

Martyn Howarth climbed High Rigg on August 27th, 2018 [from/via/route] From Legburthwaite, via Wren Crag heading North and following ridge. Descending to youth centre between High Rigg and Low Rigg, then returning along valley path past Sosgill Bridge and Low Bridge End Farm. [with] Angela Howarth (45), Matilda Howarth (9) & Archie Howarth (6). [weather] Overcast, some light rain - surrounding peaks mostly in cloud and couldn't see tops of Skiddaw, Blencathra, etc. Occasional brighter spells with the sun breaking through.

Liz Sheerin bagged High Rigg on August 29th, 2015 [with] Neil

John Almond hiked High Rigg on February 26th, 2019 [from/via/route] go4awalk c334 - from Legburthwaite Car Park [with] Astrid [weather] Perfect, the hottest UK winter temperature ever recorded! - Wainwright 154

John Bryers has summited High Rigg [from/via/route] Parked at Smaithwaite bridge walked ridge to top. [with] With Mya my faithful 11 year old Patterdale Terrier. [weather] Started out OK, but soon wind and rain became the norm! Ended up wet through after completing the St Johns Vale skyline walk.

Joe Mccusker conquered High Rigg on September 21st, 2018 [from/via/route] Legburthwaite [with] Paula, Alfie (dog) and Lily (dog). [weather] Cloudy during the early part of the walk then sunny. - Very enjoyable walk, not too taxing. Would recommend this walk for those who don't want anything too strenuous.

Richard Beardsley scaled High Rigg on September 12th, 2018 [from/via/route] Walked route c334. High Rigg from Legburthwaite. [with] Gillian [weather] Sunny with slight wind. Temperature of 14C. - Parked car at Legburthwaite car park. (Free, machine not operative). Started at 1045hrs. Lunch at YC. Return via Low Bridge Farm. Finished at 1400hrs.

Simon Boddy walked up High Rigg on September 6th, 2018 [from/via/route] Dalebottom [with] HF Holidays [weather] Sunny with a cool breeze.

Claire Oliver has climbed High Rigg [from/via/route] Start from Legburthwaite Car Park GR 318195 [with] Storm and I [weather] Drizzly with low cloud on the higher fells

Lucy Perchard bagged High Rigg on May 21st, 2018 [from/via/route] Up from Legburthwaite and then back via St Johns in the Vale [with] Tony [weather] Sunny - Some debate about the summit, the one on OS maps differs to the one in the Wainwright book so went to both to hedge our bets

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of High Rigg

Blencathra or Saddleback (left), Clough Head, Fisher's Wife's Rake, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise (Helvellyn) and Helvellyn in the centre with a glimpse of Thirlmere (right) from the summit of High Rigg

Blencathra or Saddleback (left), Clough Head, Fisher's Wife's Rake, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise (Helvellyn) and Helvellyn in the centre with a glimpse of Thirlmere (right) from the summit of High Rigg

Photo: Peter Crumpler (1)

Keswick and Bassenthaite Lake from High Rigg

Keswick and Bassenthaite Lake from High Rigg

Photo: Stephen Dawson (40)

Helvellyn from High Rigg

Helvellyn from High Rigg

Photo: Mark Jolley (4)

Carl Side, Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell (centre left), Great Calva (centre) and Belncathra or Saddleback, Bannerdale Crags and Souther Fell (centre right) from the summit of High Rigg

Carl Side, Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell (centre left), Great Calva (centre) and Belncathra or Saddleback, Bannerdale Crags and Souther Fell (centre right) from the summit of High Rigg

Photo: Peter Crumpler (4)

Legburthwaite from High Rigg

Legburthwaite from High Rigg

Photo: Mark Jolley (1)

Low Rigg and High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone circle.

Low Rigg and High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone circle.

Photo: Rob Hadley (6)

The cairn on the summit of High Rigg

The cairn on the summit of High Rigg

Photo: Christine Shepherd (509)

Looking North along the High Rigg Ridge to Skiddaw (left) and Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) (right)

Looking North along the High Rigg Ridge to Skiddaw (left) and Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) (right)

Photo: David Baines (6)

Clough Head from High Rigg

Clough Head from High Rigg

Photo: Mark Jolley (3)

Looking North along the High Rigg Ridge to Skiddaw (left) and Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) (right)

Looking North along the High Rigg Ridge to Skiddaw (left) and Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) (right)

Photo: David Baines (5)


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