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Name:Bram Rigg Top
Hill number:2739
Height:672m / 2205ft
Parent (Ma):2732  The Calf
RHB Section:35A: The Northern Pennines
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Yorkshire Dales - Northern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Class:Buxton & Lewis, Bridge, Deleted Nuttall
Grid ref:SD 66834 96461
Summit feature:no feature
Col:657m  SD670962  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 98
(1:25k) OL19S
Observations:a single stone 10m WSW at SD 66824 96458 is 0.19m lower
Survey:Leica NA730
Survey of Bram Rigg Top.pdf
Comments:Drop measured by line survey
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 497 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
following the book we started at the pub and up via Cautley Spout. Out over great Drumacks and onto calders then onto bram Rigg TopAristotle Chip11/07/2020
Howgill Fells, half way through the Aberystwyth to Aberdeen commute: <iframe height='405' width='590' frameborder='0' allowtransparency='true' scrolling='no' src=''></iframe>rhif716/06/2020
From Bush Howe. On to Calders.Wycombe Wanderer06/02/2020
From Cross Keys on a perfect winter's day with Martin66, Shaky, Smithy & Otis. Followed path to col with The Calf & then up on to Yarlside's S top to the summit. Dropped back to the col following path that becomes a track to summit of the Calf. Then round Bram Rigg Top, Calders, Great Dummacks, trending N along top of cliffs & across the top of Cautley Spout. Back down the steep path & out.NotReallyABagger31/12/2019
Up from sedbburgh. Revisitcjo08/09/2019
SLMM 2019Eggletina06/07/2019
A walk over the grass to this now very breezy so quickly onto the Calf and then new territory north.JOHNS09/06/2019
walked up from cross keys ph via Cautley Spout with Lakeland Meet up groupiannotts19/04/2019
Up from Beck House on a murky day. Fifth top on a round of 8 to complete the Howgill subset. From The Calf and on to Calders.jonglew06/01/2019
Cross Keys Cautley Yarlside Kensgriff Randygill Bowderdale Langdale Windscarth Fell Head Bush Howe The Calf Bran Rigg Top Calders Great Drummacks Cautley Crags Cautley Spout Cross KeysAndy Hirst01/10/2018
With MS, from lay-by at Cross Keys, to Cautley Spout, Calders over to the Calf, and back down to car.robertgn14/09/2018
With RobN. From Lowhaygarth.masmith14/09/2018
parked in sedbergh, road to lockbank farm then good tracks/paths all day down to cross keys, picked up bike and cycle back to sedbergh. winder, arant haw, calders, bram rigg top, the calf, bush howe, fell head, yardside,robertphillips04/08/2018
Started from The temperance inn and past Cautley spout and onto The Calf, Calders and Great DummacksWayne Mac14/04/2018
From Sedbergh by Settlebeck Gill to Arant Haw then on over Calders to The Calf. Returned by Bowderdale Head and Cautley then down valley to Sedbergh.SS02/12/2017
Up to the Calf from layby North of Cross Keys. Then onto Bram Rigg Top and Calders. Return to the east of the Calf and along ridge(Dales High Way) to Hazelgill Knott. Descended off track down into Borrowdale to return to Cross Keysmart079725/11/2017
Cross Keys > Cautley Spout > Force Gill Beck > The Calf > Bram Rigg Beck > Calders > Red Gill Beck > Cautley Spout > Cross Keys. Set off pre sunrise, cloudy at first but sun broke through quite quickly. Solo walk.johnkaysleftleg05/11/2017
From Cross keys along Cautley Holme Beck, then v steep steps up side of Cautley Spout Waterfalls-pathe then follows Red Gill Beck & Force gill Beck to the coll-easy path up to The Calf, back to Bram Rigg Top, Calders, Arant Haw then down Dales Highway to Sedbergh. Mixed cloud with some warm Sunny spells- light breeze, good viewsapricorum08/10/2017
Climbed with Clowes and the Spooner brothers.RichieRambler30/09/2017
Nuttall walk. Some difficulty with stream crossings due to recent rain. Paddling requiredRuth09/09/2017
WBMC Howgills meet. From Sedbergh, wit JD, DH, PS and Will ?John Lee08/09/2017
4 of 6 Winder - Arant Haw - Calders - Bram Rigg Top - The Calf - Hazelgill KnottStormcrow26/05/2017
A Howgill stomp - parked in small layby Howgill Lane (209 - at end of track onto Winder - Howgill Lane to Gate side - Castley - White Fell - The Calf - Bram Rigg Top - Calders - Rowan Tree Grains - Arant Haw - Winder (we lingered in the clear blue darkening light as it turns orange then red then a dark slate grey as night envelopes us) - but it is only a short walk back to the car.briandavies05/12/2016
From Joss Lane Car Park, Sedbergh (SD 65916 92184) - Winder - Arant How - Calders - Bram Rigg Top - The Calf - Bush Howe - Fell Head - Linghaw - Brown Moor. Long road walk back to Sedbergh.david23020113/10/2016
Weekend at Kirkby Stephen. With Walking Group from Cross Keysclimbingkershaw24/09/2016
Not bad. Slightly overcast when there, views to NW pleasant.Tom D16/08/2016
Nice walk on a beautiful bank holiday weekend. Cautely Spout, Great Dummacks, Calders, Bram Rigg Top, The Calf and Yarlside from the Cross Keys.Lazylizzie29/05/2016
From Sedbergh via Cautley SpoutNorthender17/05/2016
Solo. From The Calf on to Calsers.Aimless Rambler05/05/2016
From Carlin Gill via the CalfJohn Eley13/03/2016
Heights of Winder-Winder-Arant Haw-Calders-Bram Rigg top-The Calf-Bush Howe-Fell Head-Four Lane Ends-Heights of Winder. On own.MorecambeMonkey28/02/2016
a linear walk from near Fairmile Gate aiming for the Nuttalls above Sedburgh. With Martin and Frank on a windy wet dank day.Lou24/01/2016
Linear walk from Fairmile Gate - Sedbergh,with Lindsay and Frank, taking in Linghaw, the 5 Western Howgills Nuttalls again, and Arant Haw. Horrendous day - clag down at 1000ft., strong SW wind and intermittent rain.Crib Goch24/01/2016
Circular trip from Cross keyspetesimpson11/01/2016
With Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave18/10/2015
Continuation of walk from Calders. Dropped down to col on bridleway, then up over rough grass to flat summit, with tiny cairn, on a faint path. Walk continued to The Calf. With MP on a survey.Man of Kernow110/10/2015
By Cautley Spout path. With Calders and the Calf.lenman11/09/2015
with colinbardolph27/05/2015
Realised my 2010 visit in a snowstorm had missed visiting the summit.Nick Caunt20/05/2015
good views. though not as good as at Calders.stig_nest10/05/2015
The Howgills treckOwain G03/05/2015
Solo run. Round trip from Cross Keys.amswanston05/01/2015
Brown Moor, Linghaw, Fell Head, Bush Howe, The Calf, Bram Rigg Top, Calders, Winderkeithouk23/11/2014
From The Calf on to Calders, small cairn 150m W of main path.webmaster14/07/2014
On way to The Calf.peter4lc20/06/2014
From Howgill Lane. Winder, Arant Haw, Brant Fell, Bram Rigg Top, The Calf, Bush Howe, Fell Head. Back along ridge to Bram Rigg Top and down bridleway to Birkhaw. Sun breaking through during the day. Breezy on the tops.PaulH21/05/2014
Another run in the fells with views almost reaching North Wales.Ronald21/05/2014
A bright spring evening ascent of the Howgills from Sedbergh, taking in Winder, Arant Haw, and then on to Calders, before following the ridge northwards to Bran Rigg Top, The Calf, Bush Howe, Breaks Head, and finally Fell Head before descending to Howgill Lane at Beck's House. Walked Howgill Lane back to car parked at Sedbergh, arriving before dark.VirtualMountain21/05/2014