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Name:Loughrigg Fell
Hill number:2507
Height:335m / 1099ft
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Central Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (300-399m), Wainwright, Birkett,
Synge, Fellranger, Trail 100
(Ma,Hu,Tu,3,W,B,Sy,Fel,T100)
Grid ref:NY 34696 05138
Summit feature:rock outcrop 3m from trig point
Drop:172m
Col:163m  NY340055  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL7N
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1379 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From AmblesideTyldesley Paul05/09/2018
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
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
with Nicola.andrew larkins231/05/2018
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. Second ascent.PeteF29/04/2018
With MaryChet196217/04/2018
With Lee witherington, Jon Footitt, Nigel Cunliffe, John Meenaghan and Ian Challinor.MooseWire15/04/2018
w/ jess, nice morningTom D06/04/2018
Circular from Grasmere round to Rydal Mount and back.RyParks31/03/2018
Difficult up the steep incline but manageable. Very cool caves at the beginning of the walk - well worth a investigation. With Dad, Amy, Scarlett and Matty.shriver29/03/2018
1/11 (Loughrigg Fell/Great Stickle/Dunnerdale Fells/Tarn Hill/Stickle Pike/Parkhead Road Top/Ravens Crag (Wainwright Top)/Ravens Crag/The Knott/Hampsfell (Wainwright Top)/Hampsfell)Fergalh18/02/2018
christopherpenningto25/01/2018
in snow from rydallRuth21/01/2018
Last few of the year. Parked in Ambleside and walked up via Loughrigg Tarn then straight up the Gill after Lad Crag onto the cairn returned via the fell top.Stu Percival31/12/2017
Went from high close and descended to Rydal waterFlyingrabbit31/12/2017
From Elterwater on a round of Little Loughrigg - Todd Crag - Fox How - Lanty Scar and Loughrigg Fell in the snow, staying just below the cloud basePeterD29/12/2017
From Clappersgate and Todd Crag. Sunset looming so took the very fast steps which formed the descent SW. Snow on the tops all around. Beautifully clear on the summit. With GFE.Fionalevey17/12/2017
From Silver HowCyclistno103/12/2017
From Travellers RestWeather Prophet01/12/2017
3rd ascent of Loughrigg - now done all 214 Wainwrights at least three times.Crib Goch12/11/2017
From AmblesideCoxswain07/11/2017
Third of the day, from Rydal Water, over the top and down to Grasmere to guzzle beer with Nordicstar and Jenx at the Grasmere Guzzler.Gill01/09/2017
Walk with Will from Rydal Hall visiting the caves before ascending Loughrigg Fell then descending northwest and on to Silver How returning along the ridge to Dow Bank, Loughrigg terrace and the footpath back to the car below Nab Scar. Disappointed at the lack of ice cream at both the car park on Rydal Water and the cafe at Rydal HallPhilip A30/08/2017
me and 3 year old Cissy up from Rydal for her first Wainwright. carried her most of the way!!...AvidSockWearer19/08/2017
Birthday walk with Sam! Had a couple of beers in Tweedies bar then walked to Ambleside and a few more ales there - bus back. Nothing serious on birthday! :-)Mozzer12/08/2017
LSU Course provingLittledave16/07/2017
On DoE Gold from Great Langdale to Tarn Foot campsiteJohn Eley24/06/2017
with Lynn Parkinderek_74418/06/2017
Evening walk from Tiny off road spot near Loughrigg Terrace. Along and up the main ridge on easy, but steep path. Lovely sunny evening.N.Morters23/05/2017
4thAlaric10/05/2017
Bryher's longest walk yet, from Ambleside to Grasmere via Loughrigg Fell. Had to be carried back up the road to Tweedies bar to be fair!nordicstar08/05/2017
TC, EC, Alfie. From Ambleside via Rothay Park back down towards Grasmere then round via Rydal Water and the cavern to Ambleside. Very nice Spring weather.TopCat195909/04/2017
Loughrigg Fell Ambleside and Rydal Cave With Andrew, Poppy & KieraWifey201625/03/2017
25/03/2017 Loughrigg Fell 335m W Ambleside and Rydal Cave With Andrew, Poppy & Kiera 10.5 miles 24,647 steps 101 floorsTobo196925/03/2017
Silver How and Loughrigg Fell.jonesthesteam27/02/2017
Elterwater (65m) - Hammerscar (view down to Grassmere) - Loughrigg Terrace (Weir below) - Path to summit (335m) - Ivy Crag (the quiet way down)- Loughrigg Tarn (a jewel) - The Howe - High Close (YHA/NT with its Victorian trees) - Low Wood (Black fingi and 2000 year Limes) - Brookside - Elterwater.briandavies24/02/2017
With: hb sb; Walked up from Ambleside via Rothay Park and packhorse bridge then via bridle track to small tarn at NY358044. Followed path to summit. Returned via Loughrigg Terrace and Rydal caves then Under Loughrigg road back to Rothay Park.Ian Baines21/02/2017
Walking the Wianwrights. 1/1 for today. 27/27 Central Fells Done. 187 Wainwrights to go.Tony Millard12/02/2017
from White Moss car park, via Terrace. Easily reached, partial cloud on summit. occasional light rain. with K, J and M.niallp29/01/2017