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Name:Scales Rigg
Hill number:16428
Height:261m / 856ft
Parent (Ma):2707  Cross Fell
RHB Section:35A: The Northern Pennines
Nuttall/Wainwright area:North Pennines - Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Tump (200-299m)
Grid ref:NY 57946 43458
Summit feature:no feature
Col:208m  NY590440  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 86
(1:25k) OL5N
Observations:flat summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 20 users)ByDate of Ascent
Nice to be in pastoral surroundings after the monotony of the high Pennine. Thack Moor briefly bathed in pink cloud.Wycombe Wanderer20/01/2020
Parked in gateway to SE. SY581432.David Evans22/04/2019
Parked at a field entrance on minor road to SSW. Pasture. Then on to the trig.jonglew23/05/2018
Parked to ESE, by gateway with sandstone gateposts, one with benchmark. Gates, pasture to high point near spot height. Trig S6997 at far side of crop field to W.Aye Jimmy31/10/2015
No fences to cross, hallelujahalda11/03/2015
Parked off to SE, up through pasture to gate, top is in this field, trig is in the next to West. Great view point of northern pennines.nordicstar04/09/2014
pasture, nice view SW to Northern Fells. from gate to SE, pasture & 1 more gate nr summit, rdside parking RHW02/07/2005
Andy West03/05/2018
Rambling Ray14/04/2018
Colin Crawford07/09/2015
carole engel09/06/2015
Dave Geere17/05/2015
Alan Caine12/10/2014