The Northern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
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Christine Shepherd walked up on May 25th, 2008 [from/via/route] Walked from The Gale Road car park Repeated this walk on another glorious day 11.04.2021 [with] My husband Peter [weather] Sunny but very windy - It was lovely to be able to walk up this fell with my husband on our anniversary. He doesn't walk well but some kind souls have put a disabled footpath to the summit so we were able to enjoy the walk together.
Kate Peacock climbed on November 3rd, 2020 [from/via/route] Latrigg from Keswick. go4awalk C242 [with] Helen [weather] Warm for November. No rain on the ascent, rained throughout the descent. Mainly managed to stay out of the wind. - No issues. Couple of people questioning if we were doing Skiddaw. Not sure why they were worrying. Maybe because the weather was due to turn, which we were aware of a prepared for albeit our coats were in our bags as we were warm!
Clare Tait bagged on October 28th, 2020 [from/via/route] Parked at the side of the road as the parking place(under Skiddaw) was full even on such a wet day. Followed the main route up and down. Good accessible path. [with] Charlie [weather] Very changeable with heavy showers and some hail. Dodged the showers in the hour we took. Rainbows everywhere lighting up valleys and fells. - No 58 Wainwright! Had been keeping this tiddler for just such a day of unsettled weather. And, with one of us not too well with back problems this was just challenging enough to get us out. No scrambling or stiles made it the right choice for the day.
Debi Mcmillan hiked on September 22nd, 2020 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Paul [weather] Bit windy, overcast - Lovely walk. Detoured back through the woods as the railway bridge was closed.
John Hanlon summited on September 14th, 2020 [from/via/route] Hotel- Borrowdale Gates, started from carpark alongside Derwent Lake [with] Gail, easy day walk [weather] Sunny - Easy day walk also did Walla Crag as well as Latrigg
Andy Buxton conquered on November 3rd, 1988 [from/via/route] From car park [with] Rachel and Dan [weather] Fine, dry & cold - Short, simple walk
Deborah Johnson scaled on June 2nd, 1998 [from/via/route] Latrigg car park [with] Andy, Dan, Tom, Cait, Bethan, Tim Mum and Dad [weather] Cloudy
Alan Jolly walked up on July 20th, 2020 [from/via/route] From Keswick. Walk C242 [with] Michelle Jolly [weather] Overcast and drizzle. Brightened up on return
Dan Collins climbed on July 23rd, 2020 [from/via/route] From eastern side on Cumbria way, over Latrigg and down the western side though Brundelholme Forest. [with] Family [weather] Cloudy but clear at summit - Part of descent is closed. Anyone walking this should check the footpath closure whilst Bridge work is completed.
Gill Bates bagged on June 21st, 2016 [from/via/route] from Latrigg Car Park
Charlotte Hill hiked on January 17th, 2020 [from/via/route] from car park, quick trot out [with] Paul [weather] Cloudy but Dry
Andrew Johnson summited on February 26th, 2019 [from/via/route] Spooned Green Lane [with] Debbie, Cait, Chris, Tim and Ted [weather] Overcast and windy
Christina Lander conquered on November 29th, 2019 [from/via/route] Skiddaw car park - Cumbria Way - Lonscale Fell - Jenkin Hill - Little Man - Skiddaw - Carl Side - Dodd - Millbeck - Latrigg - Skiddaw car park [with] Dick & Meg [weather] Beautiful sunny day - Very early start to see the sunrise from Lonscale Fell
Dave Gay scaled on November 15th, 2019 [from/via/route] Anti clockwise circuit from carpark North of the summit [with] Solo [weather] Dry
Jamie Bryan walked up on August 2nd, 2019 [from/via/route] Keswick [weather] Sunny
Richard Marchant climbed on July 7th, 2019 [from/via/route] Straight up from Keswick to watch my son run in the Skiddaw Fell Race [with] Thomas Marchant my son. [weather] Clear blue skies, no wind very hot. - First time for Thomas to run the full Skiddaw Fell Race up and down 960m 9.6 miles an awesome effort and a 13th position overall.
Geoffrey Robertshaw bagged on June 15th, 2019 [from/via/route] Up from Roshwaite [with] Wife [weather] Great - Great Views at the top
John Bramwell hiked on September 26th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Keswick [with] Kat and Lesley [weather] Cloudy
Liz Sheerin summited on February 17th, 2013 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Neil
Paul Messenger conquered on February 16th, 2019 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Self [weather] Wet n Windy -Showers
Joe Mccusker scaled on September 21st, 2018 [from/via/route] keswick [with] Paula, Alfie (dog) and Lily (dog) ... her first Wainwright. [weather] Sunny, ate wedding cake on the summit from our wedding on the 7th August 2018 - Very enjoyable walk, again not too taxing. Would recommend this walk for those who don't want anything too strenuous.
Chris Booth walked up on September 24th, 2018 [from/via/route] keswick - C242 Latrigg from Keswick [with] Sue and the dogs Dora and Lucy [weather] Dry and cloudy - Good pint of OP and goulash at Dog and Gun
Andrew Joss climbed on August 16th, 2018 [from/via/route] Ravenstone Manor Hotel [with] Barbara [weather] Windy, wet, cloudy, hail
Ian Morris bagged on September 29th, 2017 [from/via/route] Spooney Green Lane [with] Lynn
Richard Beardsley hiked on May 2nd, 2018 [from/via/route] Moot Hall, Keswick. Route c242 [with] Gillian [weather] Cloudy with slight wind
Tony Rogerson summited on July 3rd, 2017 [from/via/route] Keswick sports centre Briar Rigg Mallen Dodd Latrigg Brundholme Wood Disused Railway [with] Floss [weather] High cloud good views.
Chris Kent conquered on November 26th, 2017 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Karen [weather] Sunny, but cold.
John Almond scaled on November 15th, 2017 [from/via/route] go4awalk c242 - From Keswick town centre - Spooney Green Lane - LATRIGG - Brundholme Wood - Railway footpath - Wainwright 124 [with] David [weather] Good
Lucy Perchard walked up on September 16th, 2017 [from/via/route] From Keswick [with] Tony [weather] Sunny spellls
Derek Parkin climbed on April 2nd, 2016 [from/via/route] Car Park [with] Lynn Parkin [weather] brezzy
Peter Fielding bagged on July 8th, 2017 [from/via/route] Keswick car park [with] Peter and Ruth [weather] Sunny - Lovely day. - Ruth's sole fell off boot. Went to campsite to scrounge elastic bands. Finished with sit-down meal in Keswick fish and chip shop.
Andrew Chrimes hiked on May 12th, 2012 [from/via/route] Keswick, Briar Rigg, Whinny Brag, Eve How [with] Solo [weather] Fine, sunny day
Chris Sheard summited on July 14th, 2012 [from/via/route] From car park at saddle [with] Arron [weather] Cold breezy - Nice views in spite of weather
Richard Wilkinson conquered on April 8th, 2017 [from/via/route] Roadside parking at Briar Rigg - route followed the Cumbria Way, before turning off to the summit; continued towards Brundholme, before returning along a short stretch of road and heading into Brundholme Wood. [weather] Hazy sunny day - Great views across Keswick and Derwent Water to Cat Bells - Lambs out in the fields down to Brundholme.
Richard Marshall scaled on March 19th, 2017 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Bo [weather] Very wet. Yellow weather warning for rain.
Anthony Scott walked up on March 10th, 2017 [from/via/route] Station Road, Keswick [with] me [weather] Grey cloud, some drizzle, mild - Nice easy route. Only 90 minutes up and down.
Anthony Thorpe climbed on January 28th, 2017 [from/via/route] Keswick start, ascent and back by old railway path. [with] Sean [weather] Steady rain and mist
Leon Harvey bagged on May 22nd, 2016 [with] Solo
Simon Clark hiked on June 1st, 1996 [with] with Dad & Tim
Craig Steeland summited on October 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] Brantholm [with] on my own [weather] cold, grey, windy and light rain
Steve Cookson conquered on October 15th, 2016 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Gillie [weather] Fair
Mark Davidson scaled on June 10th, 2002 [with] Theresa [weather] Bit rainy and cloudy but still got a fantastic view across Derwent Water to the Newland Fells
Simon Boddy walked up on October 2nd, 2016 [from/via/route] Briar Rigg [with] My girlfriend [weather] Sunny
Clive Ward climbed on August 5th, 2016 [from/via/route] From part way up to Latrigg car park. [with] Hazel [weather] Bright, sunny - On way to lodge. Followed by High Rigg
Elizabeth Dawson bagged during January, 2014 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Mike, Alice & Keith [weather] Rain
Jonathan Davies hiked on April 5th, 2016 [from/via/route] Followed tourist path from top of Skiddaw. [with] Judith Davies [weather] Clear, windy,cold but sunny.
Christine Knowles summited on May 26th, 2012 [from/via/route] From Scales Farm via Blencathra [with] Graham [weather] Hot, but windy - Top closed off for hang gliders, but no gliding presumably because too windy!
Terry Hughes conquered on June 8th, 2014 [from/via/route] Keswick YHA [with] Denise & Alan "AW" Williams. [weather] Sunny, Dry, Windy - My first visit to the Lake District and the start of a love affair with Cumbria.
Nick Christian scaled on September 21st, 2015 [from/via/route] Latrigg,Lonscale Fell [with] Mick Ottey
Mark Luckett walked up on May 9th, 2015 [from/via/route] From the Centre of Keswick [with] Susan Luckett & Hessy [weather] Bit overcast but warm - Fantastic walk up to Latrigg and the views over Keswick and Derwent Water were fantastic. this was the last day of our 3 day trip and unfortunately it was the last Wainwright for our faithful pooch as she died a few months later. Fond memories.
Jon Mapp climbed on August 21st, 2015 [from/via/route] C242 from Keswick County Hotel [with] Suzzanné [weather] Started fine - but drizzle by the time we got to the top - limited views because of the cloud. Cleared later - We originally missed the path to the disused railway line - although we kept on the path by the Greta and finally came upon the railway path - which led us right back to the hotel :-)
Iain Jones bagged on January 11th, 2013 [from/via/route] Keswick (Trail Run)
Neville Raine hiked on August 4th, 2015 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Friends [weather] Sunny and dry
Tracey Cowell summited on June 23rd, 2015 [from/via/route] Gale End Road/Latrigg/Glenderaterra Valley/ Burnt Horse Ridge/ Lonscale Fell/Jenkin Hill/ Gale End Road [with] solo [weather] humid/sunny in morning/ overcast afternoon with sunny spells - 8.30am on Latrigg summit, reflections in Derwentwater and i had the summit to myself.
Claire Lloyd conquered on August 10th, 2008 [from/via/route] From the car park (cheating) [with] Family
Stephen Reader scaled on May 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] From the east via the Railway walk [with] Bev & Afia [weather] Dry but windy and cold
Nicholas Harrison walked up during October, 2000 [with] B&S
David Baines climbed on April 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Gale Road Car Park. [with] Alone [weather] Dry with low cloud. - Was determined to climb Skiddaw today so took in Latrigg on way up. Very easy climb from Gale Road.
Nick Dobson bagged on July 29th, 2013 [from/via/route] car park [with] Margaret, Kate & Ralph [weather] cloudy/misty - completed this prior to Skiddaw via Jenkins hill, however this was Kate's 1st mountain and after having lunch in the clouds after passing the little man, we returned back. Dress sense was perhaps more suited to a more tropical climate.
Bill Rowlands hiked on January 2nd, 2015 [from/via/route] Latrigg / Skiddaw car park [with] Beth and Jake - the chocolate labrador [weather] cloudy and very windy - just a short stroll from the car park to blow the new year festivity cob webs away
Andy Gibbs summited during 1992 [from/via/route] From Keswick [with] KT [weather] Good
Harry Meijer conquered on August 19th, 2014 [from/via/route] Latrigg from Keswick [with] Alone
Keith Eastman scaled on August 20th, 2014 [from/via/route] c242
Scott Clarke walked up on August 11th, 2014 [from/via/route] Straight up the hill from Keswick [with] Brady Bunch [weather] Chilly and windy, but clear
Andy James climbed during April, 2013 [with] Suzie James
Graeme Russell bagged on May 16th, 2014 [from/via/route] Car Park near top [with] Sue [weather] Sunny
Dave Eyes hiked on May 17th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Keswick up towards Skiddaw but turning back around the back of Latrigg. Down the other side and back along disused railway line to Keswick [with] Christine Eyes, Kath and Kevin [weather] Sunny but windy on top - fabulous views, gliders being launched from top, wave from gyrocopter on way back. beer at twa dogs inn.
David Noble summited on April 15th, 2014 [from/via/route] Straight up from Gale Raod [with] Jack [weather] Sunny - Jogged back down
Raymond Barnett conquered on April 4th, 2014 [with] own [weather] mist
Lee Maddison scaled on February 19th, 2014 [from/via/route] Walk c242 from Keswick [with] Solo [weather] Light Cloud
Graham Coules walked up on April 30th, 2010 [from/via/route] To Blencathra [with] Dale [weather] Good
Sandra Wallace climbed on January 23rd, 2014 [from/via/route] From Spooney green via zig zags [with] Ian [weather] Windy - First proper uphill since 2nd knee op
Gill Watson bagged on February 17th, 2009 [from/via/route] from top car park [with] G.Ru.
Elaine Evans hiked on November 14th, 2013 [from/via/route] From Gale Road, followed route c335, circular walk. [with] Sue [weather] Mostly dry but very windy & cold at the summit. - Lovely family walk, definitely on my list to return to this beautiful place in the better weather.
Neil Bennett summited on August 25th, 2009 [from/via/route] From Keswick [with] Pam Bennett, Oliver Bennett, Thomas Bennett
Darren Gallagher conquered on August 27th, 2013 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Wife [weather] Warm, sunny intervals
Kevan Cassley scaled on September 29th, 2013 [from/via/route] c335 Latrigg from Gale Road (Underscar) nr Keswick [with] Wife (Amanda) [weather] Sunny, warm & clear, quite windy - Beautiful sunny day, excellent views. Gliders flying from summit !! Very easy walk to get back into swing of it.
Tim Buckley walked up on October 28th, 2009 [from/via/route] From our cabin just north of Keswick, we joined the Cumbria Way, through woodland and up to the top, returned walking along the river Greta crossing an old railway bridge and back to Keswick. [with] Lynne, Esther, Naomi and Amy. [weather] Dry overcaste and windy. - Views across Derwent Water to Cat Bells.
Glenn Radford has climbed [with] Kids [weather] Glorious sunshine
Stephen Rodger bagged on August 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Sarah [weather] Warm and humid, some white cloud. blue skies - Nice views from top, with the imposing Skiddaw as a backdrop ! Hope to do this in the future.
Chris Brookes hiked on June 22nd, 2013 [from/via/route] C242 from keswick [with] Kesh [weather] Showers
Darren Mortimer summited on June 16th, 2013 [from/via/route] Millbeck [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Overcast then warm and sunny
Tony Aspden conquered on July 26th, 2005 [with] Andy [weather] Sunny - Cumbria Way
Peter Harris has scaled [from/via/route] Keswick
Stephen May walked up on October 13th, 2012 [with] Jill May
Peter Rockell climbed on April 2nd, 2013 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Chiltern Weekend Walkers group [weather] Clear but cold
Paul Hughes bagged on March 26th, 2013 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Fleur [weather] Cold & Clear with snow flurries.
Dale Verrall hiked on April 24th, 2010 [from/via/route] Keswick - Walk number C242 [with] Amber [weather] Sunshine and warm
Wayne Baxter summited on April 8th, 2012 [from/via/route] Keswick, Latrigg, Keswick [with] Sue, Trevor & Wendy [weather] Heavy Rain
Kevin Parnham conquered on December 31st, 2012 [from/via/route] From Keswick town centre via Spooney Green Lane [with] Jo Tasker [weather] Less windy than the previous day but still cold a very breezy on the summit. - Walked from Keswick town centre without stopping,reached summit in 50 minutes.Cam back down through the trees on the Keswick side of the hill.
John Cave scaled on November 11th, 2012 [from/via/route] From Swimming Pool - over road bridge clockwise and back along rail foot/cyclepath [with] Ann & Jane Jones [weather] Sunny and dry, cold wind
Claire Kirk walked up on October 19th, 2012 [from/via/route] Underscar [with] Self [weather] Fine, low cloud on surrounding fells
Paul Carmichael climbed on August 10th, 2012 [with] solo [weather] clear blue skies - Friday after work Dash
Phillip Bulley bagged on July 14th, 2007 [from/via/route] From Keswick [with] Wife [weather] Windy and overcast.
Charlie Housley hiked on September 2nd, 2009 [from/via/route] Skiddaw tourist path car park. [with] Solo`d after the descent from Skiddaw. [weather] Abysmal. Low cloud and heavy rain. - After the ascent and descent of Skiddaw and surrounding tops, Jo had injured her lower back and so she waited in the car whilst I made a quick dash up to the top of this lowly fell.
Emma Casey summited during 2010 [with] Gary & Paul
Stephen Littlewood conquered on June 6th, 2007 [from/via/route] from Keswick
Aileen Robinson scaled on August 18th, 2011 [with] Denise [weather] Sunny - Great views of Keswick, Derwent Water and beyond
Andy Nicholls walked up on September 23rd, 2011 [from/via/route] Keswick
Wendy Sockett, Jane Wilkinson, Dale Sexton, Sophie Craggs, David Kelley, Melanie Dunn, Jenny Godfrey, Mr M A Blanchard, Jonathan Tobin, David Watson, Ian Gate, Michael Nolan, Paul Kendell, Bill Salisbury , Jo Dixon, Adrian Sherriff, Alan Fowler, Adrian Roberts, David Shaw, John Walter, Amanda Hinds, David Laws, Louis Smith, Steven Woodroffe, Carl Abbott, Adam Beeby, Dennis Brown, Elaine Grayson, Robert Maclean, Steve Frank, Wendy Haycock, Graham Pepper, Simon Kirkbride, Mike Wilson, Roddy Mcdougall, Patricia Dilley, Simon Duerden, Colin Egan, Phil Clark, Jill Dean, Paul Booth, Tracey Cordes, David Buttress, Victoria Bates, Marcus Bradshaw, Rod Cove, Linda Mckeogh, Christine Hobson, Trevor Williams, Rob Barklamb, John Senior, Paul Henderson, Louise Sandwith, John Buckley, John Cuthbert, Katy Shelton, Kevin Whelan, Patrick Buckland, John Southward, David Kelley, Stephen Millington, Chris Bede, David Richards, Paul Nicholson, Gordon Allison, Martyn Rouse, Jeanette Coward, Jacqui Smith, Anthony Charlson, Gary Kent, Adam Shewry, John Tippins, Sarah Lowe, Ray O'hara and Linda Walker have all walked, climbed & bagged Latrigg.
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