Name:Loughrigg Fell
Hill number:2507
Height:335m / 1099ft
Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Col:163m  NY340055  

View on:
Geograph  OS Maps  NLS  OSM
Full screen map (Bing Maps)

Show Map
(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits)

Show all hills within map bounds

Field nameCurrent valueNew value (blank if no change)
Gridref10    (0 entries)

GPS Data
Click on Entry no. for more details...
Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
902714/07/2015NY 34696 05138  F: Rock near Trig pointCraig67
1669113/11/2016NY 34697 05143  F: Trig pointMDE
1995326/07/2017NY 34695 05137  F: Rocks beside trig pointLR
2466002/08/2018NY 34697 05139  F: Rock beside trig pointLR
2578013/11/2018NY 34696 05139  F: Rock outcrop 3m SW of trig pointK&AD
-1124918/07/1999NY 34696 05137  F: rock outcrop 3m from trig point
S: Abney level
George Gradwell
-1125022/12/2010NY 34697 05138  F: rock outcrop 3m from trig point
S: Abney level
-1125126/01/2008NY 34696 05142  F: trig point
S: Abney level
-1125231/01/2009NY 34697 05141  F: trig point
S: Abney level
-1125315/03/2010NY 34697 05143  F: trig point
S: Abney level
David Purchase
-1125422/12/2010NY 34697 05143  F: trig point
S: Abney level

No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1504 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
First Wainwright on first trip to the lakes!JazDisney02/12/2019
Sunday morning walk before heading homelerritt01/12/2019
Lanty Scar, Fox How, Loughrigg Fell, Silver How, Blea Rigg, Butharlyp Howekeithouk24/11/2019
Parked in the car park and headed over the bridge to Loughrigg terrace and followed the path up to the summit. A rocky and stone path but nothing technical. Descended the same way. Solo hikeZoe Little06/11/2019
Ascent from Ambleside easy, then steep descent towards Grasmere. Return along south side of Rydal Water, then over bridge to Rydal Hall and through Rydal Park. Total time approximately 3.5 hours. Skies clearer to south, with grey clouds north and mist in further valleys.CPowles19/10/2019
Walked around it many times but never bothered going up to the top. With Joel.yeha22/09/2019
Traverse from west to east. Busy hillColin Crawford07/09/2019
Been up many times but thought I’d start logging them allPaganknight7329/04/2019
Staying in Grasmere with GillWalla123428/04/2019
Loughrigg Fell - Silver How - Lang How - Swinescar Pike - Little Castle How - Blea Rigg - Low White Stones - Ullscarf - Standing Crag - Watendlath Fell - Shivery Knott - Armboth Fell - AF Birkett - High Tove - High Seat - Bleaberry Fell - Walla Cragscreeleep21/04/2019
beautiful peak with great viewsWMW3120/04/2019
With mum, Hannah and 4 year old Reuben and 7 year old Sophie. Number 3 for those two.Jim Baz15/04/2019
With JB DB ZB and Raisin. There and back from Amblesidealways_more_up07/04/2019
A more detailed exploration of Loughrigg Fell some 14 years after first visit, this time taking in Lanty Scar, Fox How and Todd Crag.milimana04/04/2019
Loughrigg fell up from layby. Down other side towards Windermere and along past Loughrigg Tarn. Matt, Joe, Veronica and Andy.MattD201006/02/2019
With Sue from Ambleside, Loughrigg Fell, Lanty Scar, Fox How, Todd Crag. Cold and sunny with snow underfoot.Frank01/02/2019
Wintry walk through the snow from Ambleside, lovelyjohnsingo30/01/2019
(Walkers with) Tony Mcmoran, Torun Mcmoran, Layna Mcmoran, Caitlin Powell (Start/Parking point) Tarn Foot - Ivy Crag path - Loughrigg Fell - Oaks Cottage - Loughrigg Tarn - Tarn Foot.redbob20/01/2019
With SuePhreerunner15/01/2019
Walked over Loughrigg on a day wondering from Grasmere up the Langdale Valley to Mickleden and back againCap_Thunderbolt12/01/2019
Sole climbTeam GB29/12/2018
Walk from Elterwater through Sawrey’s Wood and ascent to Banks Quarry. Ascent of Lingmoor Fell via Lingmoor Quarry (Brown How). Descent to Dale End to Little Langdale. Along road and down to river, cross at Ford and into Moss Rigg Wood. Follow Bridleway to Strang End, High Park and Tongue Intake Plantation. Ascent of Hollin Bank and Arnside Plantation to Black Crag. Descent to Pullscar Plantation and descent to valley Skelwith Bridge. Road up to Loughrigg Tar, and head east to Tarn Foot, ascent via Ivy Crag and Black Mire to Loughrigg Fell. Descent via Ewe Crag and follow road to High Close, descent to Elterwater via Walthwaite Bottom.raymooremanx25/11/2018
From Elterwater via High CloseAJF24/10/2018
Sunrise hike for a cloud inversion over Loughrigg Tarnmaaaaaaaatty18/10/2018
Beautiful as always. Very warm and sunnyMyles7308/10/2018
Walked from YHA Langdale to Ambleside over LoughriggCap_Thunderbolt06/10/2018
Second visit. Afternoon walk from the carpark at the Grasmore end of Under Loughrigg. With Carol and dogs direct to summit and return. Low sun but with intermittent cloud, breezy. Stayed at Sykeside.Skip230/09/2018
Afternoon walk from the carpark at the Grasmore end of Under Loughrigg. With Carol and dogs direct to summit and return. Low sun but with intermittent cloud, breezy. Stayed at Sykeside.Skip30/09/2018
From CP between Grasmere and Rydal Water. Easy well made tracks. Windy, threatening but dry. Good views.iangalbraith27/09/2018
From AmblesideTyldesley Paul05/09/2018
Beautiful day for a lovely circular walk around Loughrigg Fell. Got a gorgeous picture of my very pregnant wife at the top with Grasmere in the background. Rewarded ourselves with a fabulous meal at the Forestside that evening, before returning to stay at the Daffodil.AmyYoung04/09/2018
circular walk via rydal water, the caves, and back to grasmere lakedavie25/08/2018
With SamIbby18/08/2018
Up from the caves to the E and return via Loughrigg TerraceArbie13/08/2018
Walked with Mum, Dad and Andrew.peter_tun06/08/2018
Rydal - Loughrigg Terrace - Loughrigg - Elterwater - Skelwith Bridge - Rydal. All very lovely until the last leg which was a damp slog.squeegs23/07/2018
Solo ascent from White Moss car park via Loughrigg Terrace while on holiday in Summer 2018 heatwave. 2.98m in 2hrs:00 mins (Moving Time 1hr:20mins) with 289m of ascent.pwhitaker_196627/06/2018
Climbed Silver How and Loughrigg Fell with Andrew from Chapel Stile finished with a swim in Loughrigg Tarn and tea in the Britannia.jackfowler26/06/2018
Walked from Ambleside - it was quite hot!astokes26/06/2018
With Leonie on a beautiful sunny Monday evening.jonesj204/06/2018
First fell run in The Lakes (day before first BGR recce!)NumptyDumpty03/06/2018
with Nicola.andrew larkins231/05/2018
From White Moss with the boy https://wp.me/p8k0KU-CzLaurenExplores31/05/2018
Loughrigg fell, Black Fell and Holme Fell with Neil BRoy_H29/05/2018
Nice walk from Grasmerejmistry8626/05/2018
With K from White Moss visiting cavesAshley22/05/2018
Avec Violaine et DinaYanndroid11/05/2018
With Joanna and Trish. The weather was a bit humid/misty, and it rained when we hit the trig point. Dog **** in plastic bags everywhere spoiled it a bit. Why do people do this?DAB8108/05/2018
With Eva. At least second ascent. Also Oct 1983 Peter, Ian, Joan, Gloria, Ruth & Julie. Grandma and Grandad joined us meeting up at Rydal Hall and walking beneath Nab Scar and over White Moss to Grasmere back over Loughrigg.PeteF29/04/2018