Walk c340 Grike, Crag Fell and Lank Rigg from Scaly Moss

Less visited fells with stunning views


Route outline for walk c340:

- Scaly Moss  -   Blackely Moss  -   Heckbarley Wood  -   Red Moss  -   Grike  -   Crag Fell  -   Black Pots  -   Whoap  -   Lank Rigg  -   Whoap Beck  -   Lankrigg Moss  -   Stinking Gill  -   Blackeley Raise  -   Whorl Gill  -   Scaly Moss.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is Lank Rigg at 541m (1775ft). Lank Rigg is classified as a Wainwright (No. 153). Lank Rigg is also known as an English Dewey (92nd in England, 207th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Crag Fell, 523m (1716ft). Crag Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 163). Crag Fell is also known as an English Dewey (131st in England, 297th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Whoap, 511m (1677ft). and a Bridget

Along the way you will also bag Grike, 488m (1602ft) - a Wainwright (No. 178).


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 Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c340 Grike, Crag Fell and Lank Rigg from Scaly Moss

In no particular order . . .

On the summit of Lank Rigg

On the summit of Lank Rigg

Photo: Christine Shepherd (471)

Ennerdale Water from Crag Fell

Ennerdale Water from Crag Fell

Photo: David Hayter (231)

Robin Hood's Chair, Ennerdale Water

Robin Hood's Chair, Ennerdale Water

Photo: David Hayter (236)

Whoap summit boulder with Lank Rigg beyond

Whoap summit boulder with Lank Rigg beyond

Photo: Steven Mostyn (22)

The cairn on the summit of Grike

The cairn on the summit of Grike

Photo: Christine Shepherd (495)

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Photo: Steven Mostyn (28)

Starling Dodd (left), Red Pike (Buttermere), High Stile and Pillar (right) and Ennerdale Water from the summit of Crag Fell

Starling Dodd (left), Red Pike (Buttermere), High Stile and Pillar (right) and Ennerdale Water from the summit of Crag Fell

Photo: Steven Mostyn (25)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Harter Fell (Eskdale) summit Trig Point

Harter Fell (Eskdale) summit Trig Point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (472)


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