Name:High Rigg [Naddle Fell]
Hill number:2627
Height:355.7m / 1167ft
Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Classification:Ma,Hu,Tu,3,W,B,Sy,Fel,Cm
Drop:186.7m
Col:169m  NY 3105 1988  
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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
1293130/01/2016NY 30853 21997  F: Rock 4m W of cairnK&AD
Summit
GJ
1550207/11/2014NY 30851 21997  F: Rock to west of cairnIan Baines
Summit
GJ
2285523/04/2018NY 30853 21998  F: Large rock W of cairncitygent
Summit
DM
2431308/07/2018NY 30853 21998  F: Rock near cairnCraig67
Summit
DM
3447922/03/2021NY 30851 21997  F: rock
S: 2m LIDAR
jimbloomer
Summit
Jim
4237020/04/2024NY 30851 21996  F: rock 5m W of cairn
S: 1m LIDAR
jimbloomer
Summit
Jim
-1221121/01/2006NY 30851 21997  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
JB
Summit
-1221207/03/2009NY 30852 21997  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
JB
Summit
-1221330/01/2010NY 30853 21999  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
PDC
Summit
-1221430/01/2010NY 30851 21996  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
LR
Summit
-1221530/01/2010NY 30851 21998  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
P&EH
Summit
-1221629/03/2010NY 30852 21993  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
jimbloomer
Summit
-1221727/11/2011NY 30853 21998  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
K&AD
Summit
-1221806/09/2012NY 30851 21996  F: rock about 4m W of cairn
S: Abney level
David Purchase
Summit
-1221930/09/2008NY 30867 22014  F: cairnDF
Subpoint
1



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A St Johns-in-the-Vale Circuit. Clough Head - Great Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Raise - White Side - High Riggsms.3725/05/2024
A St John's in the Vale circuit with si tremendous day. Clough head - Great Dodd - Watsons Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Raise - Whiteside - High RiggNicefish25/05/2024
From Castlerigg Stone Circle with Mary via Low Rigg to High Rigg and back by Shaw Bank and Causeway Foot.Glenelg19/05/2024
The first day of my Wainwright Challenge linking all 214 Wainwrights in one walk taking 38 days to mark my 70th Birthday. Today from Keswick Moot Hall to Legburthwaite, traversing Dodd, Latrigg, and High Rigg. With Josh. An okay morning, before the rain set in with gales over High Rigg in the afternoon. 26km with 1500m ascent taking 8 hours.Alan_70+10/04/2024
Parked at the church (says welcome/ not Sundays). Great value hill!, great views for little effort.iangalbraith07/03/2024
From Castlerigg Stone Circle via Low Rigg, St John's in the Vale and back via Nest Brow on a sunny day with stunning views of the snow covered higher hills, though muddy on the footpaths lower down.prwild03/03/2024
Parked near the Youth Centre to the N for a quick up and down in wind and snow. Wet underfoot. Solorichard6901/03/2024
Quick blast up Raven Crag and High Rigg during Storm Gerritt....100mph winds measured on Grisedale Pike earlier!!!Winter Round27/12/2023
Circuit, parking at corner W of Wanthwaite Bridge. Threlkeld Knotts, White Pike, Calfhow Pike, Little Dodd (fairly meaningless 'summit' with two cairns), Great Dodd, Randerside, Watson's Dodd. Descended via Castle Rock then returned via ridge of High Rigg. Wen Crag, High Rigg S Top, SE Top, and High Rigg.RobertP12/12/2023
7th visit. On a solo 555 linear bus walk/ jog from Swirls car park to Keswick on a beautiful sunny autumnal day. Down to shorts here as the warmth of weak mid day sun just about beat the chill of the NE breeze. Great side lighting and shadow off all the Lakeland hills on this magnificent calm sunny autumnal day with blue sky. Low Rigg next then Keswick for lunch stop with local friend Martin looking after his 3 year old today.Chris Pearson21/11/2023
Castle Rock cp, over to A591 and up good path along ridge to summit, down to Low Rigg and back along good paths on East Side of hills to start.Flatfield25/08/2023
With u3a on a very pleasant loop from Legburthwaite CP out to Low Rigg and back by church and tearoom.SS23/08/2023
R O O Richard Tait20/08/2023
A quick wet and windy sprint to the summit and back from St John's in the Vale Church.silverwolf_alan12/08/2023
Solo summit with SuzieP333ebz20/07/2023
From St John's in the Vale, steady walk up, visited the Wainwright top and then over to Low Rigg, clag around but fine views down Thirlmerematty1971b01/07/2023
Circuit from Legburthwaite: Raven Crag, Armboth Fell, High Tove, High Seat, Bleaberry Fell, Walla Crag, High Rigg. 22.7km, 4h 30. The boggiest sections on the central ridge were a lot drier than they could have been, and we almost avoided the incoming storm (but not quite)Rockdoctor25/06/2023
Circuit from Legburthwaitebenarbia no 324/06/2023
Low Rigg, High RiggBarns15019/06/2023
Up from Legburthwaite car park, down to the youth centre and then back to the car park along St John's in the Valejeffpl12/05/2023
From Burns Farm, Low Rigg and High Rigg South Toppaulcook280905/05/2023
From St John's in the Vale, on way back home from Keswickruthatlast21/04/2023
Great How, Smaithwaite Hill, High Rigg SE Top, High Rigg, High Rigg, Clough Head, White Pikekeithouk19/03/2023
Stu & Duke Friday 17th/3/2023 Z 1227 hrs.DukeNukem17/03/2023
With Sue from layby N of Tewit Tarn and on to summit, return via Dalebottom and Stone circle. Clear and cold.Frank01/03/2023
Visited both the Wainwright cairn and the rocky topHirta08/02/2023
Walk with Dadbyron230228/01/2023
Wainwright Walk 36: Spider (High Rigg)DavidHiner27/01/2023
Williams Beck Top [Rake How] > High Rigg (Naddle Fell) > High Rigg SE Top > Cowrake Head > Long Band > Wren Crag > High Rigg (High Rigg South Top)  from GR: NY 30640 22495ronaldo33321/01/2023
Williams Beck Top [Rake How] > High Rigg (Naddle Fell) > High Rigg SE Top > Cowrake Head > Long Band > Wren Crag > High Rigg (High Rigg South Top)  from GR: NY 30640 22495Hippster21/01/2023
From A591 Bridge End Farm. 8.5 km, 420 m asc. N up to Wren Crag and continuing over High Rigg SE Top and South Top to High Rigg [Naddle Fell] summit. Back by Sosgill and Low Bridge End Farm. Raining. https://www.flickr.com/photos/samandjo/albums/72177720304894972SalmonJoe01/01/2023
From Thirlmere Dam bus stop, walked through woods on S and E side before going straight up grassy slopes to top. Lots of wildlife in woodstrimarc217/12/2022
Last English Marilyn. Wales completed earlier this year.geralddavison15/09/2022
Easy up and down from St Johns in the Vale churchre142102/09/2022
Legburthwaite -> Wren Crag -> High Rigg -> Youth Centre -> Low Bridge End Farm -> LegburthwaiteLewisMat06/07/2022
R Richard Tait28/04/2022
With Carl and the boys. Lovely sunny day but windy. Straight up from the threlkeld road. 2.8 miles 659 ft elevation.nell158324/04/2022
Zoe & Martha.neilblair35301/04/2022
From A591, Rough How Bridge, NY 29980 20680. 8.5 km, 360m ascent. Start of Wainwrights Round 7. Out via Shoulthwaite & Smaithwaite. Over Wren Crag, then following the ridge S to N to the Ma/W summit. Descent to the Youth Centre and back via Shaw Bank.SalmonJoe01/01/2022
Beautiful snowy hike from Keswick to Castlerigg Stone Circle and onwards to Low & High Rigg.Gerry the Ranger28/11/2021
St John's in the Vale Skyline: St John's in the Vale - Clough Head - Calfhow Pike - Little Dodd - Great Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - High Rigg - St John's in the ValeJHes26/11/2021
Halloween Walk from Lizzies. Pete and I took a wet, windy and wild detour to pick up High Rigg whilst the others waited in the church.River-Girl06/11/2021
R K Two Riggs FR Richard Tait06/11/2021
Alone. Overcast& blustery with occasional shower. From Smaithwaite Bridge along ridge line. Pleasant walk with very good views.Gazza195125/10/2021
A tour of the Synges on Raven Crag and High Rigg while developing a micro nav course for Central Yorkshire Scouts. Visited Benn, Castle Crag (Shoulthwaite), Raven Crag, Wren Crag, High Rigg (Birkett), High Rigg, and High Rigg SE Top. 16km with 1000m ascent in 6 hours. (S)silveracorn_alan24/10/2021
Roadside parking for 2 or 3 cars at NY307238. Low Rigg and High Rigg via Tewet Tarn and return via Bridge House and Row End. Lovely walk, with D.webmaster21/10/2021
From LegburthwaiteAJF08/10/2021
20210924 - Low Rigg & High Rigg from Burns Farmfellowsa24/09/2021
Run up from N over Tump. Grey.davechaffey05/09/2021
Trip to Keswick with RDTintenty02/09/2021