The Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
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Lank Rigg is on Ordnance Survey Maps:
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Lank Rigg is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:
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Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Lank Rigg
Christine Shepherd walked up on August 13th, 2010 [from/via/route] Walked from Scaly Moss using walk c340 Climbed again 31.8.20 using the same walk.Disconcerting to see so few trees after the initial copse; made this a very different walk than 10 years ago. [with] On my own [weather] Damp and overcast but stayed clear enough to see the views. - In spite of Wainwright saying that you are unlikely to meet anyone on this fell, I met two other peak baggers. One of these turned out to be the brother of a friend from Leeds! It is a small world.
Wayne Baxter climbed on August 13th, 2020 [from/via/route] From Scaly Moss to Grike, look for Mask and follow to Crag Fell, down to black pot and onto Whoap and finally to Lank Rigg. Return down hill to Red Gill turn left and follow path down hill to road. [with] Sue [weather] Cloudy but hot
Nick Dobson bagged on July 24th, 2020 [from/via/route] Scaly Moss on the Cold Fell road, taking the path below Grike and Crag Fell continuing over Whoap before ascending to the summit. Returned via the valley of Whoap Beck around Blakely Raise to the road and back to the car. [with] Margaret and Ralph [weather] Bright sunny clear day. - That's 164 completed now, just 50 to go.
Adrian Howard hiked on August 5th, 2019 [from/via/route] Ennerdale Bridge
Andrew Johnson summited on October 18th, 2019 [from/via/route] Ennerdale road [with] Ted [weather] Sunny with some cloud
Frances Thornton conquered on July 9th, 2019 [from/via/route] GR NY 061137 [with] U3A Richard led. Stayed over Ennerdale Country Hotel [weather] Mizzled all day - Did not do Caw. Grike, Lank Rigg, Crag Fell
Simon Myerscough scaled on May 5th, 2019 [from/via/route] C340 from Scaly Moss [with] Joanne Myerscough [weather] Lovely day, cloudy and dry with light winds - brightening up at times
Dave Eyes walked up on June 11th, 2018 [from/via/route] Walked a circuit of Grike, Crag Fell and Lank Rigg. [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Lovely sunny day - brilliant views over Ennerdale Water
Richard Marshall climbed on February 24th, 2019 [from/via/route] C340 [with] Bo [weather] Sunny 14C
Claire Oliver bagged on May 19th, 2018 [from/via/route] Start from Forestry Commission car park off the Coldfell Road. Ascent to Grike, Crag Fell via Whoap to Lank Rigg. [with] Storm and I [weather] Clear warm day - excellent viewing! - Yet again - navigational issues due to me not looking at the map and wandering off! This after Crag Fell: no excuses a school girl error!
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