Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite

Superb views of Blencathra and Skiddaw and Helvellyn


Route outline for walk c334:

Legburthwaite Car Park  -  A591  -  Long Band  -  Cowrake Head  -  Moss Crag  -  High Rigg  -  Carlisle Diocese Youth Centre  -  St John's In The Vale Church  -  Low Bridge Farm  -  Legburthwaite Car Park




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is High Rigg at 357m (1172ft). High Rigg is classified as an Wainwright (No. 209). High Rigg is also known as English Marilyn (106th highest in England, 1286th highest in the UK).


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite

In no particular order . . .

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - 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)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Castle Rock on St John's Common on the lower slopes of Watson's Dodd

Castle Rock on St John's Common on the lower slopes of Watson's Dodd

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (25)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - *Looking across St John's in the Vale to Blencathra

*Looking across St John's in the Vale to Blencathra

Photo: Andy Malcolm (79)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - St John's in the Vale Church

St John's in the Vale Church

Photo: Glynn Trueman (2)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - High Rigg

High Rigg

Photo: David Hayter (288)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Blencathra from High Rigg

Blencathra from High Rigg

Photo: Stephen Dawson (38)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Helvellyn from High Rigg

Helvellyn from High Rigg

Photo: Mark Jolley (4)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - 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)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Clough Head from High Rigg

Clough Head from High Rigg

Photo: David Hayter (291)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - 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)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Skiddaw from High Rigg

Skiddaw from High Rigg

Photo: David Hayter (289)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Blencathra (Saddleback) from High Rigg

Blencathra (Saddleback) from High Rigg

Photo: Mark Jolley (2)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - The North Western Fells (far left distance), Carl Side, Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell (centre left), Great Calva (centre) and Belncathra or Saddleback, Bannerdale Crags and Souther Fell (centre right) and the shoulder of Clough Head (far right) from the summit of High Rigg

The North Western Fells (far left distance), Carl Side, Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell (centre left), Great Calva (centre) and Belncathra or Saddleback, Bannerdale Crags and Souther Fell (centre right) and the shoulder of Clough Head (far right) from the summit of High Rigg

Photo: Peter Crumpler (3)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - High Rigg summit cairn - with Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) beyond

High Rigg summit cairn - with Blencathra or Saddleback (Hallsfell Top) beyond

Photo: David Baines (7)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Clough Head, Fisher's Wife's Rake, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise (Helvellyn) and Helvellyn from the summit of High Rigg

Clough Head, Fisher's Wife's Rake, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise (Helvellyn) and Helvellyn from the summit of High Rigg

Photo: Peter Crumpler (2)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Clough Head from High Rigg

Clough Head from High Rigg

Photo: Mark Jolley (3)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Blencathra from High Rigg

Blencathra from High Rigg

Photo: David Hayter (287)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Keswick and Bassenthaite Lake from High Rigg

Keswick and Bassenthaite Lake from High Rigg

Photo: Stephen Dawson (40)

Walk c334 High Rigg from Legburthwaite - Thirlmere from High Rigg

Thirlmere from High Rigg

Photo: Stephen Dawson (39)


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