Walk c368 Nine Standards Rigg from Kirkby Stephen

The route Wainwright should have taken


Route outline for walk c368:

Kirkby Stephen  -  Market Square  -  Frank's Bridge  -  The River Eden  -  Ladthwaite Beck  -  Ewbank Scar  -  Birkett Hill  -  Ladthwaite Farm  -  Faraday Gill  -  Nine Standards Rigg  -  White Mossy Hill  -  Coldbergh Scar  -  Dukerdale Head  -  Dukerdale Pots  -  Rigg Beck  -  Nateby Common (Tailbridge Hill)  -  Green Hill  -  Stank Hill  -  Great Bell (Long Crag)  -  Kitchen Gill  -  B6259  -  Nateby  -  The River Eden  -  Kirkby Stephen.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
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 Nine Standards Rigg at 662m (2172ft). Nine Standards Rigg is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (133rd highest in England, 229th highest in England & Wales). Nine Standards Rigg is also known as an English Nuttall (180th highest in England, 305th highest in England & Wales). Nine Standards Rigg is also classified as an English Marilyn (43rd highest in England, 670th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Nateby Common (Tailbridge Hill) at 547m (1795ft). Nateby Common (Tailbridge Hill) is also known as an English Dewey (76th highest in England, 176th in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL19
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 91
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c368 Nine Standards Rigg from Kirkby Stephen

In no particular order . . .

Nine Standards Rigg trig point

Nine Standards Rigg trig point

Photo: Alan Wainwright (99)

Nine Standards Rigg trig point

Nine Standards Rigg trig point

Photo: Alan Wainwright (98)

Nine Standards Rigg summit in mist

Nine Standards Rigg summit in mist

Photo: Christine Shepherd (49)

High Dukerdale from Birkett Hill summit

High Dukerdale from Birkett Hill summit

Photo: Alan Wainwright (87)

Nateby Common (Tailbridge Hill) summit cairn

Nateby Common (Tailbridge Hill) summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (104)

Birkett Hill summit rocks

Birkett Hill summit rocks

Photo: Alan Wainwright (89)

Nine Standards Rigg

Nine Standards Rigg

Photo: Alan Wainwright (96)

Ladthwaite Beck

Ladthwaite Beck

Photo: Alan Wainwright (84)

Dukerdale Head

Dukerdale Head

Photo: Alan Wainwright (103)

The River Eden from Frank's Bridge, Kirkby Stephen

The River Eden from Frank's Bridge, Kirkby Stephen

Photo: Alan Wainwright (79)


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