Walk c232 Loughrigg Fell from Ambleside

Easy walk to the top of this local Ambleside fell


Route outline for walk c232:

- Ambleside  -   Rothay Park  -   Ivy Fell  -   Loughrigg Fell  -   Loughrigg Terrace  -   Rydal Water  -   Loughrigg Caves  -   River Rothay  -   Pelter Bridge  -   Ambleside.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
1
Wainwright
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Loughrigg Fell at 335m (1099ft). Loughrigg Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 211).Loughrigg Fell is classified as a Marilyn (113th highest in England, 1313th highest in the UK).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Map:

OS Explorer Map OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c232 Loughrigg Fell from Ambleside

In no particular order . . .

The Langdale Pikes form Loughrigg Fell

The Langdale Pikes form Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (30)

The Coniston Fells from from Loughrigg Fell

The Coniston Fells from from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (410)

My partner Anthony and our lovely dog Cookie on top of Loughrigg Fell on a blustery Sunday

My partner Anthony and our lovely dog Cookie on top of Loughrigg Fell on a blustery Sunday

Photo: Hayley Brennan (1)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (274)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Robert Watkins (2)

Towards Elterwater from Loughrigg Fell

Towards Elterwater from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Colin Dickson (1)

Loughrigg Fell summit trig point

Loughrigg Fell summit trig point

Photo: David Hayter (412)

Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Great Rigg and Fairfield from Rydal Park

Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Great Rigg and Fairfield from Rydal Park

Photo: Wayne Hill (39)

The Langdale Pike from Loughrigg Fell

The Langdale Pike from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (275)

Skelwith Bridge

Skelwith Bridge

Photo: Tim Hope (7)

Path to Loughrigg Fell

Path to Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (272)

Loughrigg Fell summit cairn

Loughrigg Fell summit cairn

Photo: David Hayter (277)

Loughrigg Cave

Loughrigg Cave

Photo: Christine Shepherd (31)

Loughrigg Tarn

Loughrigg Tarn

Photo: Gerry Ball (60)

Mist over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Mist over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Photo: David Hayter (413)

The famous Waterfalls at Rydal Hall

The famous Waterfalls at Rydal Hall

Photo: Wayne Hill (38)

The southern end of Grasmere

The southern end of Grasmere

Photo: David Wright (266)

Towards Elterwater from (partway up) Loughrigg Fell

Towards Elterwater from (partway up) Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Paul Johnson (2)

Looking towards Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Looking towards Windermere from Loughrigg Fell summit

Photo: David Hayter (406)

Rydal Mount

Rydal Mount

Photo: David Wright (265)

Cairn on Loughrigg Fell above Loughrigg Tarn

Cairn on Loughrigg Fell above Loughrigg Tarn

Photo: David Hayter (273)

Descending Loughrigg Fell in winter light towards Rydal

Descending Loughrigg Fell in winter light towards Rydal

Photo: David Hayter (414)

Kentmere village from Sallows

Kentmere village from Sallows

Photo: David Hayter (282)

Stepping Stones across the River Rothay near Ambleside

Stepping Stones across the River Rothay near Ambleside

Photo: David Hayter (281)

The famous Bridge House in Ambleside

The famous Bridge House in Ambleside

Photo: David Hayter (294)

Cave above Rydal Water on Loughrigg Fell

Cave above Rydal Water on Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (279)

Pen-y-Ghent from Horton in Ribblesdale

Pen-y-Ghent from Horton in Ribblesdale

Photo: Wayne Hill (40)

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows

Photo: Glynn Trueman (23)

Arnside Knott

Arnside Knott

Photo: Terry Hughes (2)

Scope End with Hindscarth beyond from Newlands

Scope End with Hindscarth beyond from Newlands

Photo: Paul Johnson (3)

Cat Bells (Catbells) with Dale Head (Newlands) & Hindscarth beyond from Latrigg

Cat Bells (Catbells) with Dale Head (Newlands) & Hindscarth beyond from Latrigg

Photo: Ian Mansell (6)

Gate on Brandreth

Gate on Brandreth

Photo: Martyn Hibbert (6)

Towards Elterwater from Loughrigg Fell

Towards Elterwater from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Colin Dickson (2)

Fishing Boat on Grasmere

Fishing Boat on Grasmere

Photo: David Hayter (407)

Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Loughrigg Tarn from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Gerry Ball (59)

*360° Panoroma from the summit of Loughrigg Fell

*360° Panoroma from the summit of Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Tim Hope (6)

Nanny Lane, Troutbeck

Nanny Lane, Troutbeck

Photo: David Hayter (295)

Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg and Fairfield from Loughrigg Terrace

Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg and Fairfield from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Tim Hope (2)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Fell

Grasmere from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Colin Dickson (3)

Rydal Water from Loughrigg Terrace

Rydal Water from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Glynn Trueman (22)

Loughrigg Fell summit

Loughrigg Fell summit

Photo: David Hayter (276)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Glynn Trueman (21)

Elterwater with The Coniston Fells beyond from Loughrigg Fell summit

Elterwater with The Coniston Fells beyond from Loughrigg Fell summit

Photo: Tim Hope (4)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Tim Hope (1)

Loughrigg Tarn from the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell

Loughrigg Tarn from the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Ian Mansell (9)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Fell

Grasmere from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (278)

Tarn Crag (Easedale) above Easedale Crag, Easedale Tarn

Tarn Crag (Easedale) above Easedale Crag, Easedale Tarn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (32)

Oaks nr Loughrigg Tarn

Oaks nr Loughrigg Tarn

Photo: Robert Watkins (3)

Rydal Water from Loughrigg Fell

Rydal Water from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (280)

Bluebells on Loughrigg Fell

Bluebells on Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Martyn Hibbert (5)

Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall

Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall

Photo: David Wright (264)

The Langdale Pikes from the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell

The Langdale Pikes from the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell

Photo: Ian Mansell (5)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace

Photo: Terry Hughes (1)

Helm Crag & Steel Fell (left), Grasmere Village & Dunmail Raise (centre) and Seat Sandal (right) beautifully reflected in Grasmere

Helm Crag & Steel Fell (left), Grasmere Village & Dunmail Raise (centre) and Seat Sandal (right) beautifully reflected in Grasmere

Photo: David Hayter (415)

On the summit of Loughrigg Fell, looking towards Elterwater with the Langdale Pikes to the right

On the summit of Loughrigg Fell, looking towards Elterwater with the Langdale Pikes to the right

Photo: Tim Hope (3)

Grasmere from Loughrigg Fell

Grasmere from Loughrigg Fell

Photo: David Hayter (411)

Wast Water, Yewbarrow (left), Kirk Fell (centre left), Great Gable (centre right) and Lingmell Fell (right) from Illgill Head

Wast Water, Yewbarrow (left), Kirk Fell (centre left), Great Gable (centre right) and Lingmell Fell (right) from Illgill Head

Photo: Ian Mansell (10)


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