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Name:Rainsborrow Crag
Hill number:7990
Height:641m / 2103ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Grid ref:NY 44144 06765
Summit feature:outcrop
Col:639m  NY441067  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL7N
Observations:rock 8m SW is 20cm lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 56 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
After Castlle Crag. Up to ridge, the took traversing line following old wall in places. Straight up to Yolk afterwards.With Bryher.jenx22/05/2019
Dropped down here from Yoke. Good views over to Kentmere Resr. Rejoined the ridge at NY 4378 0691 for onward progression N to Ill Bell.jonglew17/01/2019
Followed the fence down from Yoke summit to my last Synge! Hooray! Met DARRENG and his nice spaniel on the way back up to Yoke. We had a good chat. Nice guy.Dangerous Dave10/12/2018
There is parking for 2 cars at the end of Hollin Lane. Rather than take the trudge up Garburn Pass to gain the ridge there are delightful tracks which take you past Piked Howes and Castle Crag.DC11main15/09/2018
Climbed via Dubbs Rd, Garburn Pass and Yoke then out and back to the summitrobert01/08/2018
Moor Howe-Dubbs Road-Garburn Road-Yoke-Rainsborrow Crag-Ill Bell-Froswick-Thornthwaite Crag-Mardale Ill Bell-Lingmell End-Kentmere Reservoir-Kentmere-Garburn Road-Dubbs Road-Moor Howe. On own.MorecambeMonkey26/03/2018
2/11 (Yoke/Rainsbarrow Crag/Ill Bell/Froswick/Thornthwaite Crag/Lingmell End/Mardale Ill Bell/Harter Fell/Kentmere Pike/Goat Scar/Shipman Knotts)Fergalh18/11/2017
From Troutbeck via Garburn Pass on a glorious Autumn day-Yoke and down to Rainsborrow Crag.With Catman.oscarrosie27/10/2017
With Oscar.catman27/10/2017
Rainsborrow Crag > Yoke > Ill Bell > Froswick > Thornthwaite Crag > Mardale Ill Bell > Lingmell End from GR: NY 45615 04116ronaldo33323/09/2017
Walk round the Troutbeck Parish Boundary.IWC04/08/2017
Dropped down from YokeCrib Goch23/04/2017
Sallows, Sour Howes, Yoke and down Rainsborrow Crag to keep out of the gale on the Kentmere Horseshoe ridge. Some drop that 2 metres!Eddie08/01/2015
From Kentmere.Yoke, Rainsborrow Crag, Ill Bell, Froswick, Mardale Ill Bell, Lingmell End. Cracking day in great weather.AlunRees3107/11/2014
From Kentmere.Yoke, Rainsborrow Crag, Ill Bell, Froswick, Mardale Ill Bell, Lingmell End. Cracking day in great weather.Alunrees3307/11/2014
A round of 11 summits, 8 new ones. Parked on the road by entrance to caravan park.thenomad08/04/2014
With Jo, circular walk from Troutbeck: path to Hagg Gill, Froswick, Ill Bell, Yoke, Rainsborrow Crag, Garburn Road. Weather; high cloud, very good visibility.amblerbob06/08/2013
A short hop from Yoke. Didn't see the eagles though.moorsman25/04/2009
Part of a round of Kentmere, With Sturdy girl KB, taking in Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, High Street, Harter Fell and then down. A beautiful day out.Shutterlag31/05/2008
With Lesley-a sort of Kentmere Horseshoe with diversions to take in Synge topsChris Pearson28/05/2006
Revisit Yoke, scrambled up from East through crag lines, with BESnordicstar08/07/1999
With Sam from Kentmere Reservoirmick26/04/1994
Returning from Yoke for views of upper Kentmere. Tiny frozen tarn nearby. Then south into shallow valley and across to Hallow Bank where we were staying.Aye Jimmy28/12/1977
Andy West15/10/2018
Stu K31/05/2017
ALHEJ Wilkins10/04/2017
Wilkins Synges10/04/2017
ALHEJ B310/04/2017
Rambling Ray17/04/2015
Dave Geere24/11/2014
Jim B25/03/2008
Tony Rogers24/06/2004