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Ingleborough
723m (2372ft)

The Southern Dales Area, The Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, England

The summit of Ingleborough is marked by a Trig Point.


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84th highest in England,
145th in England & Wales

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106th highest in England,
180th in England & Wales

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26th highest in England,
540th highest in Great Britain

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Walk Ingleborough walking UK Mountains in The Southern Dales Area The Yorkshire Dales National Park North Yorkshire    England

Ingleborough Summit

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

Jeff Stott walked up on August 11th, 2021 [from/via/route] Clapham [with] Shell [weather] Crap - Enjoyed it. Weather spoilt view at summit.

Keith Axell climbed on August 7th, 2021 [from/via/route] Three Peaks route anti-clockwise from Horton [with] Jeff Young [weather] Wet, windy & mild. No visibility near top up.

David Hughes bagged on December 22nd, 2010 [with] DD DG Waz

Tony Halliday hiked on August 12th, 2020 [from/via/route] camped in Horton in ribblesdale started & ended walk from here up & down same route easy path to follow [with] sally halliday jimmy boo and George our 3 dogs [weather] we set off early due to potential thunder storm however the day turned out to be really really hot which took us by surprise nearly ran out of water which needs looking at in future - camped at Horton in ribblesdale excellent quirky campsite 3rd peak of 3 for trip massive thunder lightening storm during the night which was spectacular

Andrew Flynn summited on September 12th, 2020 [from/via/route] ny101 Yorkshire Three Peaks [with] Nicola [weather] Nice day. Bit windy.

Angela Moroney conquered during 2013 [with] Captain Turner - Cath 3 peaks 2019

Gill Bates scaled on June 17th, 2012 [from/via/route] from Ingleton [weather] Sunny in the village, cold & windy at the top

Eira Cookney walked up on June 15th, 2019 [from/via/route] Horton in ribblesdale [with] MAD walkers

Allen Andrews climbed on May 12th, 2005 [from/via/route] From Whernside [with] Work colleagues [weather] Sunny - Part of the 3 peaks

Alan Pritchard bagged on June 19th, 2008 [with] Solo [weather] Good - Went on walking holiday - also have done the 3 peaks challenge once. Also the Yorkshire 3 peaks in 8hours..πŸšΆβ€β™‚οΈπŸ˜ŽπŸ‘Œ

Simon Boddy hiked on May 27th, 2018 [from/via/route] Horton-In-Ribblesdale [with] My girlfriend [weather] Sunny, cloudy & windy with one rain shower & on hail stone shower - As part of the Yorkshire 3 peaks challenge

Stephen Normanton summited on January 1st, 2019 [from/via/route] old hill inn [with] Karen smith [weather] cool clear - new years day 2019

Colin Egan conquered on November 16th, 2018 [from/via/route] Continuation from Whernside via 3 Peak route, descent via Souther Scales ridge to Ribblehead. [with] My wife Faith [weather] Cloudy & cold, some rain. In the cloud on top! - We decided that we would do the 3 Peaks over 2 days as we are not young enough & fast enough to do it at speed! The last bit of the descent was in the dark, fortunately we had torches but the route was not clear & it was not a very easy path to find. Going to invest in a more powerful head torch as that would help.

Stephen Reader scaled on July 3rd, 2018 [from/via/route] from Ingleton then back down over Ingleborough Common [with] On my own [weather] Glorious sunshine but very warm - Views to die for.

Kevin Foster walked up on August 22nd, 2017 [from/via/route] Clapham [with] Peter and Henry [weather] Hill mist clearing from summit by afternoon - This was a great route up a great mountain. The approach through the man made grounds of Ingleborough Hall was picturesque but then just around the corner, after the entrance to Ingleborough show cave, the natural wonders began. Trow Gill a narrow rocky cleft in a limestone gorge. Gaping Gill a monster pot hole that has the largest unbroken waterfall in England into which Fell Beck disappears. Not today though as the Craven pot holing club had partially dammed the beck & were winching people in & out of the cavern for charity. One chap who arrived the same time as us had booked to go down & then had a 4 hour wait. We decided we had bigger fish to fry. After a leisurely lunch stop on Little Ingleborough the waiting game we had been playing all day finally paid off & the mist cleared from the summit. The clear top allowed us to explore for a while & take plenty of photos but the humidity in the air prevented much clarity in the distant views sadly. Oh well can't complain we were lucky to get a mist free summit.

Trevor Williams climbed on December 10th, 2013 - climbed on 22/8/2017 with Bury HF

Iain Cocks bagged on May 24th, 2017 [from/via/route] Clapham [with] Paul Smith [weather] Misty - Couldn't see a thing

Mark Davidson hiked on October 11th, 2001 [with] Theresa [weather] A bit grey in the valley & thick fog & mist on the summit - couldn't see more than 5 yards.

Darin Torrance summited on May 7th, 2017 [from/via/route] Horton

Robert Shaw conquered on May 21st, 2009 [from/via/route] Traditional 3 peaks challenge route anti clockwise. [with] Steve Capron, Adam Shaw, Simon Bennett, Adam Warbrick. [weather] Cold but clear, occasional hail showers/ - 9 hours dead for the challenge.

Michael Naylor scaled on May 20th, 2016 [from/via/route] Clapham, Trow Gill, Gaping Gill [weather] Sunny, windy

Libby Welbourn walked up on October 22nd, 2016 [from/via/route] Chapel-le-dale [with] James and Rosie. Our first peak together! [weather] Grand

Craig Lewis climbed on August 29th, 2016 [from/via/route] from whernside [with] Malcolm [weather] early drizzle then sunny from 10:30

Ian Barker bagged on June 15th, 2008 [with] Peter Godfrey - 3 Peaks Challenge

Chris Pearson hiked during 1979 [with] Dad and brother [weather] Sunny

Elaine Grayson summited on July 3rd, 2016 [from/via/route] horton in ribblesdale Yorkshire three peaks [weather] sunny but windy - very steep ascent

Martin Greenwood conquered on February 27th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Ribblehead to Horton via Park Hill & Simon Fell [with] ALONE [weather] Light coating of snow on Ingleborough. Pleasantly still but overcast.

Nicola Parkinson scaled on May 16th, 2015 [from/via/route] ny130 [with] Stu

Janet Wells walked up during June, 2012 [with] William

Jon Dodsley climbed on September 15th, 2015 [from/via/route] Yorkshire 3 peaks walk [with] RAF benevolent fund charity walk [weather] Good - 9 hours total for 3 peaks

Derek Shirtcliffe bagged on June 29th, 2015 [from/via/route] Ribblehead - Whernside returning by Simon & Park Fells. [weather] Dull & mild. - A good walk covering two of the three peaks.

Tony Rogerson hiked on August 25th, 1997 [from/via/route] Three Peaks [weather] Sunny - Hot day

Catherine Fleming-Fisher has summited [from/via/route] Ingleton [with] Anthony Fisher and my Duke of Edinburgh groups [weather] Varied - Walked this peak so many times, love it.

Caroline Winter conquered on August 11th, 2015 [from/via/route] Chapel le Dale, High Way Pasture, Souther Scales Fell, Humphrey Bottom, Ingleborough, Simon Fell [with] Solo [weather] Cloudy with sunny spells - Paved out- very different from 20 years ago. Fairly busy; families & a few challenge walks, inc. my N. Yorkshire friend aiming to complete the 3 in under 9.

Martyn Howarth scaled on December 26th, 2007 [from/via/route] Chapel-le-Dale [with] William Howarth, Angela Eagling, Rodney Lord, Simon Lord, [weather] Low cloud, drizzly & very poor visibility. - Not a particularly enjoyable one, to be honest!

Rob Cheshire walked up on June 1st, 2015 [from/via/route] As part of a 2-day backpack around the Y3P [with] Paul Corrigan [weather] Mostly dry & blustery.

Mark Jackson climbed on December 25th, 2014 [from/via/route] Clapham ny119 [weather] Sunny below 1,000 ft, fog above

Darren Wilson bagged on July 19th, 2014 [from/via/route] Yorkshire 3 Peaks, Horton in Ribblesdale, Pennyghent, Whernside, Ingleborough [with] Explorers

Michael Jones hiked on September 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] Clapham SD 745 692 [with] Jane & Red [weather] Sunny & windy - Temperature early 20's in Clapham but so cold & windy I had to wear hat & gloves 'on tops'

Chris Faulkner summited on May 30th, 2014 [from/via/route] 3 peaks. Simon on Streets [with] Michelle Chandler [weather] Hot. Dry. - Chris Gledhill asthma !!

Jason Johnston conquered on July 12th, 2014 [from/via/route] Old Hill Inn [with] Bexter [weather] Cloudy

David Congreave scaled on May 30th, 2014 [from/via/route] Yorkshire 3 Peaks [with] Simon on the Streets and Kuta Outdoors

Pam Joy walked up on April 30th, 2014 [from/via/route] Clapham [with] David and Paddy the lurcher [weather] Misty - Couldn't find the path to make a circular route so went up & down the same way.

David Noble climbed on March 9th, 2014 [from/via/route] The Wall from Whernside [weather] Overcast with sunny spells but no rain - Great day & first outing with the Walking forum

Kerry Wykes bagged during 2009 [from/via/route] Whernside to Horton

Fleur Piercy hiked during July, 2011 [from/via/route] Ingleborough [weather] Sunny

James Brocken summited on August 18th, 2012 [from/via/route] Ribblehead

Darren Mortimer conquered on June 1st, 2013 [from/via/route] Horton in Ribblesdale [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Sunny

Erica Ballard scaled during April, 2008 [with] Joe [weather] Wet, mist

Andrew Joss walked up on October 30th, 2013 [from/via/route] Clapham [with] Barbara [weather] Windy!

Martin Leighfield climbed on June 16th, 2010 [from/via/route] Yorkshire 3 Peaks

Kenneth Mellor bagged during 1996 [from/via/route] Ingleton via waterfalls [with] Goole & District

Wyn Griffiths hiked on September 27th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wizzard Walk 2013 - As part of Yorks 3 Peaks [with] Andy Hudspith, Chris Woodhouse, & Debs Jones [weather] Perfect autum walking weather

Pamela Seniore summited on August 31st, 2013 [from/via/route] Started at the Old Hill Inn @ 7.00 am. [with] MB, Fudge, Phil, Sam, RB, Vicki, Shirl, Gary, Guesty, Ollie & Anna, Stu, Army Mark, Joe, Dean & Runner Bloke [weather] Clear & Dry - The 3 Yorky Peaks - was hoping for 10.5 hours in good shape & first girl to cross the line. This peak not a problem, was middle of the pack.

Chris Lund conquered on September 9th, 2013 [from/via/route] From Horton, onto national Park just North of Selside, From Colt Park, over Park Fell, Simon Fell & onto Ingleborough, came down East side of Ingleborough & back to Horton [with] Mark [weather] Weather was so changeable, started dry, bright & a little fresh, low cloud evident all day on tops, when we got to summit of Ingleborough we had maybe 5 minutes before cloud closed in then we had rain, winds, hail & a little thunder before the sun came out again when we got to Nick Pot - Started geocaching, it gives my much younger nephew something to do while I catch up

Beth Webster scaled during May, 2012 [with] Hannah, Kate, Bev and Rick Phillips

Gary Powell walked up on August 26th, 2013 [from/via/route] clapham [with] husband [weather] really hot & sunny - great weather for views but very hard ascent due to the heat!!!! Make sure you take a compass for the descent as the path is very unclear & it takes a while to get to the marked track, the compass assures you that you are heading in the right direction. Beware in foggy weather as the descent has a lot of deep holes & peat bog pools, one which had a very putrified sheep in it, wouldn't like to have ended up swimming with it!!!!

Adrian Roberts climbed during June, 2013 [from/via/route] Clapham

Christine Shepherd bagged during October, 2003 [from/via/route] From Horton in Ribblesdale as part of 'The Three Peaks walk' [with] A group from St George's Church [weather] Bright autumn weather - Had done the three peaks twice before this but I can't find the dates. This was definitely the best one though in terms of weather & company. Climbed Ingleborough again just before my Coast to Coast on 11.4.11 & slipped whilst crossing Gaping Gill & broke my thumb! Climbed this again on 15.7.13. from The Old Hill Inn in cloud.

Martin Hobson hiked on June 21st, 2013 [from/via/route] Whernside via Chapel le Dale [with] Peter Mckevitt [weather] Bright sunshine

Stephen Eddy summited on May 18th, 2013 [from/via/route] Chapel le dale Yorkshire 3 peaks [with] Mike Woodhouse, Tony Harris, Neil Whitehead [weather] Rain, misty - 10 hours 20 minutes

Gilbert Vasey conquered during June, 2012 [with] JD and Mark [weather] Hail & foggy

Phil Smith scaled on July 4th, 2009 [from/via/route] NY171

Andrew Heath walked up during June, 2006 [from/via/route] three peaks after whernside [with] Nick and David [weather] Rain & lots of it

Leona Skelton climbed during January, 2011 [from/via/route] Ingleton [with] John [weather] Cool - Beautiful clear view

Iain Taylor bagged on October 24th, 2011 [from/via/route] Horton in Ribblesdale (SD 80844 72499)

Chris Bramley hiked on June 4th, 2010 [with] Jaq, Blake [weather] Dry

Michael Mcandrew summited on May 25th, 2009 [from/via/route] walk ny130 - The Old Head Inn, Braithwaite Wife Hole, Humphrey Bottom, Ingleborough, Quaking Pot, Crina Bottom Farm, Raven Scar, Harry Hillams Moss, Braithwaite Wife Hole, The Old Head Inn. [with] Debbie Pinder and Cameron McAndrew [weather] Sunny & Warm

Bill Todd conquered on September 29th, 2012 [from/via/route] Ribblehead [weather] Windy, overcast & occasional rain - 10.5 miles from Ribblehead station, Park Felll, Black Rock, Simon Fell, Ingleborough summit then back to Horton in Ribblesdale

Simon Wilde scaled on September 8th, 2012 [from/via/route] Three peaks from Horton in ribblesdale [with] Nicola Wilde & mountain monkeys [weather] Misty in the morning turning into a beautiful sunny day - 11 hours 49 mins yes!!!!

Dave Gutcher walked up during 1985 [with] Ernie Roper - Part of 3 Peaks Walk in under 12 hours

Fiona Smales climbed on May 1st, 2011 [from/via/route] from Wherside - did all three peaks [with] Lynda Sheperd [weather] Good - sunny

Malcolm Broughton bagged on June 21st, 2008 [from/via/route] Horton in Rippondale [with] Scouts [weather] wet

Sam Badger hiked on July 9th, 2012 [from/via/route] Whernside [with] Wicker Camp Thai Boxing Gym Sheffield, training for the UK 3 Peaks on behalf of the British Heart Foundation [weather] Overcast with occasional showers & sunny outbreaks.

Deborah Lyon summited on June 30th, 2012 [from/via/route] From Ribbledhead to Clapham [with] Laura Moffitt [weather] Sunny & warm with occasional showers

Ian Fraser conquered on September 19th, 2008 [with] Dunton Work colleagues [weather] rain, mist, wind.

Ray O'hara scaled on June 7th, 2012 [from/via/route] Walked from B6255. Old Hill Inn, returned via Simon Fell. [weather] Lost in cloud & frequently rain for the majority of the route - I used walk NY101

Gerry Smith walked up during June, 2005 [from/via/route] From Pen-y Ghent Horton in Ribblesdale ( Part of 3 peaks walk ) [with] Several people from Emmanuel. [weather] warm & sunny - Missed out Whernside. Felt ill after Pen y Ghent but was ok for Ingleborough

Charlie Housley climbed on April 9th, 2011 [from/via/route] From Clapham village via gaping Gill. [with] Dave Cookson and Tony Williams. [weather] Glorious, probably a bit too warm in all honesty. - A great day out with two valued friends.

Nick Bennett has bagged - several times

Lee Senior hiked on September 20th, 2008 [from/via/route] Part of the fourth time completing the Yorkshire three-peaks

Fiona Wales summited on July 9th, 2010 [with] Tom

Steve Cobb conquered on April 22nd, 2011 [from/via/route] 3 peaks challenge - See Whernside comments

Lynn Symonds scaled on October 2nd, 2011 [from/via/route] Clapham [with] Sharon Haynes [weather] Misty wet start - clear when we got to the top & sunny on the way back down

Wayne Linley walked up on August 22nd, 1994 [from/via/route] regiment campsite [with] 5rrf [weather] sunny, clear - part of regimental outdoor training

Neil Wallbank climbed on June 10th, 2011 [from/via/route] Clapham [with] Alone [weather] Good

David Norman bagged on June 24th, 2011 [from/via/route] Horton in Ribblesdale [with] Matthew Norman (Son) [weather] Fine but overcast mainly with occasional sunny periods - Third leg of Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge (completed in 11 hours 58 minutes.)

Tomasz B, Wendy Sockett, Dawn Roberts, Rich Roberts, Kevin Devine, Ron Smith, Stephen Stott, Linda Mckeogh, Edward Merewether, Barry Fielding, Paul Glynn, Simon Duerden, Ian Simpson, Matthew Chambers, Paul Booth, Neil Turney, Andrew Buxton, Victoria Bates, John Edwards, Jo White, Louise Sandwith, David Parker, John Cuthbert, Carrie Bray, Dave Milner, Adrian Bibby, Elaine Kenny, Chris Bede, Rob Barklamb, Sandra Rudd, Linda Walker, Adam Shewry, Les Wrightson, Matthew Thomas, Anthony Matthews, Ben George, Steve Davenport, John Reynolds and Stephen Millington have all walked, climbed & bagged Ingleborough.

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Sunset from the summit of Ingleborough

Sunset from the summit of Ingleborough

Photo: Gary Davis (3)

On Ingleborough in the snow

On Ingleborough in the snow

Photo: Mike Knipe (211)

Park Fell (left), Simon Fell and Ingleborough (right) from the summit of Whernside while doing the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge Walk in the snow

Park Fell (left), Simon Fell and Ingleborough (right) from the summit of Whernside while doing the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge Walk in the snow

Photo: Tony Whitaker (1)

Sunrise (4.50am) from the summit of Ingleborough

Sunrise (4.50am) from the summit of Ingleborough

Photo: Nigel Auty (2)

Ingleborough summit

Ingleborough summit

Photo: David Bentley (6)

Alan, Pete, Stuart, Richard and Jess the Dog on Ingleborough.

Alan, Pete, Stuart, Richard and Jess the Dog on Ingleborough.

Photo: Richard Turner (1)

Top of Ingleborough on a very cold day

Top of Ingleborough on a very cold day

Photo: Arthur Green (1)

Tow Scar Trig Point with Ingleborough on the horizon

Tow Scar Trig Point with Ingleborough on the horizon

Photo: Matt Delemare (48)

Ingleborough Summit in mist

Ingleborough Summit in mist

Photo: Patrick Roache (4)

*Ingleborough and Whernside from Pen-y-ghent in the early morning light

*Ingleborough and Whernside from Pen-y-ghent in the early morning light

Photo: Wayne Hill (54)

Ingleborough from Chapel-le-Dale

Ingleborough from Chapel-le-Dale

Photo: Phil Hart (3)

Nearing the summit of Ingleborough

Nearing the summit of Ingleborough

Photo: David Bentley (2)

Ingleborough in mist beyond Limestone Pavement in Chapel-le-Dale

Ingleborough in mist beyond Limestone Pavement in Chapel-le-Dale

Photo: Mike Knipe (192)

On Ingleborough summit

On Ingleborough summit

Photo: David Hayter (329)

Ingleborough summit during the Yorkshire Three Peaks of Challenge Walk

Ingleborough summit during the Yorkshire Three Peaks of Challenge Walk

Photo: Kevan Wilkinson (3)

Sunset from the summit of Ingleborough

Sunset from the summit of Ingleborough

Photo: Gary Davis (2)

Views from Ingleborough

Views from Ingleborough

Photo: Andy Roberts (2)

The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge - approaching Ingleborough

The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge - approaching Ingleborough

Photo: William Ringwood (6)

July on Ingleborough

July on Ingleborough

Photo: Elaine Key (1)

Climbing Ingleborough

Climbing Ingleborough

Photo: Sandra Littlewood (4)


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