Walk c345 Knott Rigg and Ard Crags from Little Town

Fine views of the Newlands Valley


Route outline for walk c345:

- Little Town  -   Newlands Church  -   Keskerdale Farm  -   Knott Rigg  -   Ard Crags  -   Rigg Beck  -   Birkrigg  -   Gillbrow  -   Little Town.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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

The highest point of this walk is Ard Crags at 581m (1906ft). Ard Crags is classified as a Wainwright (No. 136). Ard Crags is also known as an English Dewey (29th in England, 68th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Knott Rigg, 556m (1825ft). Knott Rigg is classified as a Wainwright (No. 145). Knott Rigg is also known as an English Dewey (58th in England, 133rd in England & Wales)


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 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c345 Knott Rigg and Ard Crags from Little Town

In no particular order . . .

Hindscarth, Scope End and Robinson from Newlands Church

Hindscarth, Scope End and Robinson from Newlands Church

Photo: Wayne Hill (93)

The famous Bowder Stone below King's How in Borrowdale, south of Keswick

The famous Bowder Stone below King's How in Borrowdale, south of Keswick

Photo: Christine Shepherd (22)

Blencathra or Saddleback from Ard Crags

Blencathra or Saddleback from Ard Crags

Photo: David Hayter (86)

Causey Pike and Blencathra or Saddleback from Knott Rigg

Causey Pike and Blencathra or Saddleback from Knott Rigg

Photo: David Hayter (90)

Crummock Water from Dodd (Whiteside)

Crummock Water from Dodd (Whiteside)

Photo: Gerry Ball (4)

Early morning above Rigg Beck

Early morning above Rigg Beck

Photo: David Hayter (81)

Ghyll nr Little Town, Newlands Valley

Ghyll nr Little Town, Newlands Valley

Photo: David Hayter (10)

From left to right: Dale Head (Newlands), Hindscarth, High Crags and Robinson from just beyond Little Town

From left to right: Dale Head (Newlands), Hindscarth, High Crags and Robinson from just beyond Little Town

Photo: Rob Barklamb (50)

Me on Harter Fell (Mardale) summit cairn

Me on Harter Fell (Mardale) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (517)


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