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Name:Millrigg Knott
Hill number:7910
Height:300m / 984ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Kent
Class:Tump (300-399m), Synge
(Tu,3,Sy)
Grid ref:NY 46411 01112
Summit feature:no feature: grass
Drop:58m
Col:242m  NY466015  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL7N
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 45 users)ByDate of Ascent
Final hill of 34C, final joint Synge and Tump. From Elf Howe, down to Low Elfhowe buildings through gates to West, then starrt of FP before continuing on track up hill. Gate ahead then one wall climb lead to final fields with another gate and top. Super views all round. Continued to North using Bagger route to descend BW to road and walk back to car parked just out of Staveley.nordicstar22/12/2018
Direct here from Elf Howe.jenx22/12/2018
Walked along road from Staveley. Followed bridleway up past two deer gates. Stepped over some low iron fencing and followed wall up. Through metal gate to summit. Surprisingly simple and lovely! Solo.Dangerous Dave08/12/2018
Parked at NY 45688 01830 then took RoW to within 400 metres of Millrigg Knott which is 2 fields of sheep pasture. Then onto Cocklaw Fell before heading back to nameless (Green Quarter) [Hollow Moor East Top] and Hollow Moor [Green Quarter Fell] before dropping down to Kentmere to check out the church. Then up tp Sallows before heading back to the car on a warm sunny day.Dugswell221/05/2018
From the bridleway leaving the Kentmere road, then from highest point made a beeline for the summitIWC14/04/2018
Parked at start of road to Park House. Followed bridleway to sheepfold and ascended to top through gate in upper wall. Descended through gate in wall to the north back to bridleway. A pleasant grassy hill.JohnW05/03/2018
2nd of 8 hills on a 10 mile linear walk with Carole Engel. From Halls Lane (SD 4735 9993, room for 1 car), to loop layby on A6 (NY 5475 0250). Nice rolling sheep pastures. Met the farmer - not too happy with us but came round after a chat. From Elfhowe Hill, on to Milrigg Knott.jonglew30/11/2017
Parking for a single car immediately north of the start of the bridleway through HP wood. Pass through 2 gates then two high deer gates. After this fourth gate carry on for 200m and look for a feint track through the heather heading off to the right. This leads to a gap in the wall closed by metal railings. Step over these and there is a better track all the way to the summit.moorsman22/09/2017
Climbed from Staveley via the bridleway leaving the Kentmere road, then from highest point made a beeline for the summitrobert30/08/2017
Parked at 473,999 - room for one car. Easy there and back - detoured to bag Elfhowe Hill before returning to the car.Crib Goch28/05/2017
Millrigg Knott from GR: NY 47118 00587ronaldo33318/02/2017
From the works. Surprised AW or Birkett didn't lay claim to this one. In dozens of trips up Kentmere I don't think I even noticed it; perhaps they didn't either. Easily accessible and great views. Nice one, Mr Synge.Wycombe Wanderer07/09/2016
Up and down from the Skeggles Water bridleway. Gate on S of paddock containing summit.Eddie20/05/2016
Parked unsympathetically at Park House. Suggest point 1.5km S. Two gates to summit.jimbloomer24/08/2015
Footpath from the NW past flattened wood then across to hill. Nice peaceful spot.Aye Jimmy14/05/2015
From Staveley. Reston Scar, Hughill Fell, High Knott, Millrigg Knott.AlunRees3115/10/2014
From Staveley. Reston Scar, Hughill Fell, High Knott, Millrigg Knott.Alunrees3315/10/2014
From Road near HP Plantationbriandiggle23/08/2014
With Jo, linear walk from Staveley: Hall Lane, Millrigg Knott, then roads and tracks pass Hugill Hall to Ings. Weather; sunny, warm, very good visibility.amblerbob15/10/2012
exact date tbcChris Pearson27/08/2007
DARRENG05/04/2019
mae222/12/2018
PaulineC14/04/2018
Jim.Fothergill08/01/2018
carole engel30/11/2017
DC11main26/03/2017
Wilkins Synges20/02/2017
ALHEJ Wilkins20/02/2017
ALHEJ B320/02/2017
GaryJones25/10/2016
mcbiydw222/03/2016
parlick15/01/2016
Dave Geere25/01/2015
Rambling Ray22/01/2015
AlanD12/01/2015
mae27/08/2013
peebs29/07/2013
maknipe18/06/2013
AdyGray09/06/2013
ajwxyzt15/01/2012
RHW21/11/2010
andrew.allum01/01/2000
Chris Terrey 11/11/1999
Alaric03/05/1992
Jim B08/06/1987