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Name:High Snockrigg
Hill number:3570
Height:526m / 1726ft
Parent (Ma):2405  Robinson
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - North Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington)
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Dewey, Birkett, Synge
(Tu,5,Dew,B,Sy)
Grid ref:NY 18697 16896
Summit feature:small cairn
Drop:45m
Col:481m  NY191167  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 265 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Beutiful day to pick up this stragglerjocks119/06/2019
Possible earlier ascents on way to or from Robinson but unsure - hence this ascent from Newlands Hause. Decided to re-ascend Robinson as the weather was perfect and the hills empty, whilst Buttermere was crowded. A really dedicated tumper would have descended and found a nearby lowly, unclimbed tump.JohnW29/04/2019
1 of 12 on first trip to the lakes in my motorhome including high snockrigg, whiteless pike, thirdgill headman, wandope, sail, crag hill, eel crag, force crag, ard crags, aikin knott, ill crag and knott riggThe-Z-Man09/12/2018
From Newlands Hause solo easy path to the summitcolinfielding15/11/2018
Walked on my own from Buttermere. Lovely walking weather. Brilliant views from this summit. An easy ascent from Newland Hawes.flockwatcher04/09/2018
From Knott Rigg. Descended SSW to Newlands Hause, then taking the steep zig-zag pass near the falls up onto the boggy grassy plateau and the summit. Then returned to Newlands Hause and took the road back down the valley to Rigg Beck. Solo.marktrengove31/08/2018
From Newlands Hause parking area. Knott Rigg, Ill Crag, Ard Crag, Aikin Knott then back and across the road up beside Moss Force (waterfall) to High Snockrigg and then Robinson.mart079706/08/2018
From Slate Mine straight up Dale Head then along ridges to Hindscarth and Robinson in good time. Bit of an inversion but not spectacular. Dropped down to High Snockriggs then down to Buttermere by the grooved path for a bacon bap and bus back to car.SS04/08/2018
With Jules from NT car park ..dropped down crossed the road and on to Knott Rigg and ( Newlands ) Knott Rigg North Top dropped down to Keskadale Farm and walked back up the road on a very wet and windy dayGrey Hare28/07/2018
On annual 10 in 10 MS charity event from Swinside Inn. 16.5 miles and 6,500 feet of ascent. Circular walk first fell Causey Pike, last Maiden Moor with stop at Buttermere village for refreshments.Hillsidenick23/06/2018
Little Town > Aitkn Knott > Ard Crags > I'll Crags(newlands) > Knott Rigg > Newlands Hause > High Snockrigg > Buttermere Moss > Robinson > Hindscarth > Dale Head > Dale Head Tarn > High Spy > High Spy North Top > Maiden Moor > Little Town Beautiful weather just me and Hjohnkaysleftleg06/05/2018
From Little Town. Scope End, Red Knott, High Crags, Hindscarth, Dale Head, Robinson then down to High Snockrigg and steeply back up before descending ridge via High Snab Bank. 10 miles.clivevilla15/04/2018
Picking off some orphan hills. Roadside parking 250m N of Buttermere. Good track leads all the way. 45 mins up and down.jonglew29/03/2018
Walking 5 in 5 with Mills and Rosa.Madge201928/06/2017
Parked at Newlands Hause (Space for 20-25 cars) – Good path to summit cairn. An excellent viewpoint. (S)gerrybowes14/06/2017
Parked just up from the wee church in Buttermere and headed up the obvious path across the road to High Snockrigg and Robinson.Zoe Little14/04/2017
Final hill on a walk from Seatoller to Buttermere. High Scawdel, Dale Head, Hindscarth, Robinson & High Snockrigg. With Fiona, Clare, Danu, Eire, Evan, Sail, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave09/04/2017
Contoured from Whiteless Breast on via Newlands Hause on sunny, dry day.Eddie09/10/2016
Newlands Circuit - Ard Crags & Robinson from Newlands HauseAjm031005/10/2016
On descent from Robinsondavidpettit8430/06/2016
10 in 10AbiD25/06/2016
8th top of the day on the 6th and final leg of my alternative Bob Graham's round from the Black Sail youth hostel , climbing Haystacks, Seat, High Crag, High Stile (Grey Crag) High Stile, Red Pike and Dodd, down to Buttermere for a well-earned soup and coffee before climbing steeply up lane then path to this top. Fantastic views back to Buttermere. Steep haul up. Lovely hill. Continued on with short traverse over to the path upto Robinson.Dazingdale11/06/2016
Great views from here - could see all the way to the Scottish Hills. Hardly any boggy bits on Buttermere Moss a hot June day. Walked Buttermere to Catbells on the two ridges to Dale Head.MrChris198003/06/2016
Soggy walk to Robinson from hereroute68510/02/2016
With Emma.simon and co28/09/2015
CJ BWchrisj196513/09/2015
Newlands Pass - High Snockrigg - Robinson - Newlands Pass. Accidentally visited this summit on our way to Robinson.Blue The Dog23/08/2015
Up from Newlands Hause,then down Robinson path almost to Buttermere and finally back up road to car.Superb views throughout,as clouds gradually lifted.Then off to Kirkstile Inn!With Oscar and Catman.rosiebridge16/08/2015
With Bridget and Catman.oscarrosie16/08/2015
With Oscar and Bridget.catman16/08/2015
A warm day, just right for jogging along hill tops. Dropped off by the Mrs at Honister Pass then to Dale Head (many Ascents) - Hindscarth - Robinson - ten down to the Pub in Buttermere and a pick up by the indulgent Mrs.Shutterlag13/08/2015
Climbed from Buttermere using the route to Robinson then turning right at the colrobert17/02/2015
With John M on a weekend backpack around some of the Newlands Fells. (Pretty certain I've climbed in before c.2001, but don't have a definite date).alistairpooler09/08/2014
After Robinson take a detour to the top of High Snockrigg before descending to Buttermere. The views of the lakes are stunning.michaelphillips31/07/2014
From Buttermere car park, High Snockrigg, Robinson & Dale Head, down to Honnister Pass then long road back to Buttermere, cloudy, windy, several heavy showers & occaisional sunshine. Great views when clear.apricorum07/09/2013
Done solo on the way from Ard Crag Ridge to Robinson via Newlands Hause.Aimless Rambler30/08/2013
From Newlands Hause - easy parking. Fairly steep then OK.destaylor06/07/2013
On its ownronaldo33330/06/2013
From Newlands Hause, on it's own.rhalstead03/06/2013
(Walkers with) Solo (Parking Point) Newlands Church - High Snab Bank - Blea Crags - Robinson - Buttermere Moss - HIGH SNOCKRIGG - Newlands Hause - Knott Rigg - Ard Crags - Aikin Knott - Rigg Beck - Birkrigg Quarry - Newlands Churchredbob27/04/2013
Teenager with Altitude Fell RaceLittledave20/04/2013
Newlands Hause, Snockrigg, Robinson. Mrs Dan would go on to break her leg coming down off Robinson and need the services of the Mountain Rescue.Walker Dan29/11/2012
walk with jaime & dora. dora chased a sheep on the topmorr8401/04/2012
Birketts 2nd roundDave Geere13/11/2011
From Newlands on the way to Robinson with Bob.ollismark09/11/2011
Bagged on descent from Robinson to Buttermere village. Head North from summit for descent path - I went South and ended up having to descend a steep gully.webmaster28/10/2011
From Newlands Hause via Moss ForceAnduril23/09/2011
Stair Ard Crag Knott Rigg Newlands Hause High Snockrigg Robinson Hindscarth Dale Head High Spy Maiden Moor Cat Bells Skellgill end StairAndy Hirst30/08/2011
Climbed in light rain. The clouds were above all peaks so the views were unimpeded.JohnStoneham16/06/2011
Traversed on the decent from Robinson. Extremely wet day and very steep descent.Phyll07/05/2011