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Name:Lank Rigg
Hill number:2471
Height:541m / 1775ft
Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Classification:Hu,Tu,5,Dew,W,B,Sy,Fel,Cm
Drop:111m
Col:430m  NY 0955 1230  

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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
2723204/02/2019NY 09167 11964  F: ground by trig pointP&EH
Summit
GJ
2851506/06/2019NY 09169 11963  F: Beside trig point summitLR
Summit
GJ
2851606/06/2019NY 09166 11958  F: CairnLR
Subpoint
2GJ
-1087603/09/2010NY 09163 11958  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
David Purchase
Summit
-10877NY 09166 11956  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
Summit
-1087809/04/2010NY 09165 11954  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
jimbloomer
Summit
-1087929/03/2011NY 09166 11957  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
gvjackson
Summit
-1088002/05/2011NY 09166 11955  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
MDE
Summit
-1088117/03/2013NY 09166 11956  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
JB
Summit
-1088217/03/2013NY 09162 11961  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
JB
Summit
-1088317/03/2013NY 09165 11958  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
JB
Summit
-1088417/03/2013NY 09163 11960  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
JB
Summit
-1088529/09/2013NY 09166 11955  F: ground within 1m of trig point
O: cairn 3m S is lower; cairn 200m SW at NY 09024 11817 is several metres lower
S: Abney level
K&AD
Summit
-1088629/03/2011NY 09024 11817  F: cairn
O: trig point 200m NE at NY 09166 11957 is several metres higher
S: Abney level
gvjackson
Subpoint
1
97721/03/2013NY 09165 11964  F: Trig point pillar - one of the stone built ones common in the Lakes.
O: Large domed hill with little to commend it other than some reasonable views.
jonglew
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Jim



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Grike-Crag Fell-Whoap-Lank Rigg. CLoudy, spot of rain. Parked near Kinniside Stone Circle.Nick09/09/2019
From Caw Fell. Direct ascent from the Intake Works at the head of Worm Gill. Easy grassy slopes. Descended northwest, crossed the Calder and walked back out to the van on Cold Fell Road by Burn Edge. Had a quick pint in The Fox and Hounds. Solo.Dangerous Dave19/08/2019
OLIVERS19/08/2019
AC1918/07/2019
Over Whoapdavidsharpe2313/07/2019
Approached the summit from Whoap and descended via the same route turning left down the Whoap Beck valley and back to the car on cold fell road.Theianwood45803/07/2019
Parked at the lower car park for a 28 mile circular walk. First I climbed Grike (488m), across to Lank Rigg (541m), Whoap (511m), and Crag Fell (522m) before descending back to the lake via the Crag Fell Pinnacles and Angler's Crag. From there completed the full loop of Ennerdale as far as Black Sail Hut and finished with a climb up Bowness Knott (333m).meltdiceburg23/06/2019
After meeting the man we made our way easily around Whoap and headed down to start the incline of Lank Rigg. I had convinced myself this was so hard and steep that in the end it wasn’t half as bad and quickly made it to the top. Awesome summit and trig and views of the whole walk. We even found some Money underneath the rock as per the section in the Wainwright book. After a short break we headed down through the valley only stopping to get a stone out of my shoe. Made good time and such a barran but very very stunning place. We were soon heading back round Blakeley raise before getting back onto the road and heading back to the van. Really loved this walk much more than I ever thought I would. From there we stopped for a drink in the Stanley Arms in Calderdale bridge before heading the looong journey home for a quick rest. A day sesh in Liverpool.Scotty 2 Hotty19/06/2019
Cold Fell Gate -> Latter Barrow -> Kinniside -> Lank Rigg -> Whoap -> Burn Edge -> Swarth Fell - > Wilton Fell -> Cold Fell Gatebriandiggle17/06/2019
MQquartley16/06/2019
Grike, Crag Fell, Whoap and Lank Rigg from the road near Sallathwaite Wood returning via Whoap Beck.Butty09/06/2019
skeletonjo30/05/2019
flossy30/05/2019
Jhimmy23/05/2019
Nick Canute14/05/2019
bingbonglong13/05/2019
Parked at bend NW of Burn Edge. Burn Edge, Swarth Fell, Latter Barrow, Kinniside, Lank Rigg, Iron Crag, Caw Fell, Little Gowder Crag, Whoap and Blakeley Ridge. About 14 miles.CJM30/04/2019
farwells28/04/2019
ScaSey28/04/2019
avickers20/04/2019
With JGCW09/04/2019
walk-lank riggbabsjess28/03/2019
Johnny P28/03/2019
Solo on a lovely day.jonesj223/03/2019
Me and my wet feetwhiteuss23/03/2019
With Paul and Flashstephenhughes16/02/2019
me ste and flashPaul Beard16/02/2019
Parked at roadside at Blakeley Moss via Grike, Crag Fell, Whoap and then to Lank Rigg. Descended by the track from the Whoap/Lank Rigg col, but due to snow melt had to go north upstream to cross the first main burn nearer the forest edge. Rejoined the ascent track to Grike by going up through new planting.LizH04/02/2019
PeterAH04/02/2019
PaulSatchell29/01/2019
Bellesmountains28/10/2018
Bagged as part of a multi top day of 9 summits named the Calder Horseshoe in Bill Birketts bookWayne Mac27/10/2018
Pat196727/10/2018
From Crag FellCyclistno125/10/2018
Kinggaz14/10/2018
Lisa L14/10/2018
lostagain6605/10/2018
With NB from Monk's Bridge, Worm Gill, Boat How and S shoulder to Summit then Whoap, return via River Calder, cloudy and cold.Frank03/10/2018
With FR via monks BridgeBheinn03/10/2018
Wycombe Wanderer30/09/2018
Grike, Crag Fell, Whoap, Lank Rigg.PGCE27/09/2018
Jessmather9115/09/2018
Deedubr01/08/2018
TheShipsMast21/07/2018
Swarth Fell, Burn Edge, Whoap, Lank Rigg, Boat HowFell_wanderer18/07/2018
Nicky18/07/2018
WonderingWally09/06/2018
janicestamper3203/06/2018
Circular walk with Jules ..warm and very windy at the TrigGrey Hare26/05/2018
Parked near the old gravel pit, Grike, Crag Fell, Caw Fell, Haycock & Lank Rigg.Stu Percival26/04/2018