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 . . .

Looking across Little Langdale to the Langdale Pikes (with Pike of Stickle prominent to the left) from Wetherlam

Looking across Little Langdale to the Langdale Pikes (with Pike of Stickle prominent to the left) from Wetherlam

Photo: Rob Barklamb (23)

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)

Ghyll nr Little Town, Newlands Valley

Ghyll nr Little Town, Newlands Valley

Photo: David Hayter (10)

Newlands Church nr Little Town

Newlands Church nr Little Town

Photo: Mark Johnson (8)

Causey Pike and Blencathra or Saddleback from Knott Rigg

Causey Pike and Blencathra or Saddleback from Knott Rigg

Photo: David Hayter (90)

Early morning sun on High Snab from Ard Crags

Early morning sun on High Snab from Ard Crags

Photo: David Hayter (82)

Rannerdale Knotts (foreground) and Crummack Water with Mellbreak beyond from High Snockrigg

Rannerdale Knotts (foreground) and Crummack Water with Mellbreak beyond from High Snockrigg

Photo: Mike Knipe (143)

Ullswater and Glenridding from the lower slopes of Birkhouse Moor

Ullswater and Glenridding from the lower slopes of Birkhouse Moor

Photo: Richard Nicholls (31)

The last of the National 3 Peaks 24hr Challenge before descending to finish in 23 hours 45 minutes. <br>What a tight finish, just time for this photo!

The last of the National 3 Peaks 24hr Challenge before descending to finish in 23 hours 45 minutes.
What a tight finish, just time for this photo!

Photo: Wayne Hill (94)


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