Great Rigg

Height: 766m/2,513ft

Grid Reference: NY356104

Fells » Eastern Fells

Lists: FRCC (057) Wainwright (E.15)

Ascents: 15

location

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 12 Jan 2013 - Fairfield Horseshoe
Rydal - Nab Scar - Heron Pike - Erne Crag top - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Link Hause - Hart Crag - Dove Crag - High Pike - Low Pike - High Sweden Bridge - Ambleside - Rydal Park - Rydal
12.25 miles3,440ft
Sun 15 Jan 2012 - Fairfield Horseshoe
Rydal - Nab Scar - Heron Pike - Erne Crag top - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Link Hause - Hart Crag - Dove Crag - High Pike - Low Pike - Low Sweden Bridge - Nook Lane - Ambleside - Rydal Park - Rydal
12.00 miles3,440ft
Sun 5 Oct 2008 - Fairfield from Grasmere
Grasmere (A591) - Stone Arthur - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Grisedale Hause - Tongue Gill - Grasmere (A591)
6.50 miles2,750ft
Sat 10 Nov 2007 - Fairfield Horseshoe
Rydal - Nab Scar - Heron Pike - Erne Crag top - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Link Hause - Hart Crag - Dove Crag - High Pike - Low Pike - High Sweden Bridge - Ambleside - Rydal Park - Rydal
12.25 miles3,440ft
Sat 17 Feb 2007 - Greenhead Gill Round
Grasmere Village - Stone Arthur - Great Rigg - Erne Crag top - Heron Pike - Alcock Tarn - Grasmere Village
6.00 miles2,500ft
Mon 28 Aug 2006 - Fairfield from Grasmere
Grasmere Village - Stone Arthur - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Great Rigg - Erne Crag top - Heron Pike - Nab Scar - Rydal - old 'coffin road' - Grasmere Village
9.25 miles3,150ft
Sat 18 Feb 2006 - Fairfield Horseshoe
Rydal - Nab Scar - Heron Pike - Erne Crag top - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Link Hause - Hart Crag - Dove Crag - High Pike - Low Pike - Low Sweden Bridge - Nook Lane - Ambleside - Rydal Park - Rydal
12.00 miles3,440ft
Sat 24 Jul 2004 - Southern Dunmail Circuit
Grasmere Village - Helm Crag - Gibson Knott - Calf Crag - Steel Fell Tarn - Steel Fell - Dunmail Raise - Seat Sandal - Fairfield - Great Rigg - Stone Arthur - Grasmere Village
13.00 miles5,100ft
Tue 30 Dec 2003 - Greenhead Gill Round
Grasmere Village - Stone Arthur - Great Rigg - Heron Pike North Top (Erne Crag) - Heron Pike - Alcock Tarn - Grasmere Village
5.75 miles2,480ft
Sat 4 Oct 2003 - The Backbone of the Eastern Fells
Rydal - Nab Scar - Heron Pike - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Grisedale Hause - Seat Sandal - Grisedale Tarn - Dollywaggon Pike - High Crag - Nethermost Pike - Swallow Scarth - Helvellyn - Helvellyn Lower Man - White Side - Raise - Sticks Pass - Stybarrow Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Great Dodd - Calfhow Pike - Clough Head - White Pike - Old Coach Road - Wanthwaite
17.50 miles6,200ft
Sun 7 Jul 2002 - Fairfield Horseshoe
Ambleside - Nook Lane - Low Sweden Bridge - Low Pike - High Pike - Dove Crag - Hart Crag - Link Hause - Fairfield - Great Rigg - Erne Crag top - Heron Pike - Nab Scar - Rydal Park - Ambleside
12.00 miles3,440ft
Sun 17 Mar 2002 - Stone Arthur, Great Rigg, Heron Pike and Nab Scar
Grasmere Village - Stone Arthur - Great Rigg - Erne Crag top - Heron Pike - Nab Scar - Rydal Park - Ambleside
7.50 miles2,500ft
 Sun 17 May 1992 - Fairfield Horseshoe Fell Race
Rydal - Nab Scar - Heron Pike - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Hart Crag - Dove Crag - High Pike - Low Pike - Rydal
9.00 miles3,000ft
 Tue 24 Sep 1991 - The Backbone of the Eastern Fells
Rydal - Nab Scar - Heron Pike - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Dollywaggon Pike - Nethermost Pike - Helvellyn - Helvellyn Lower Man - White Side - Raise - Stybarrow Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Great Dodd - Clough Head - White Pike - Newsham Farm - Threlkeld
16.50 miles5,750ft
 Sat 31 Oct 1987 - Fairfield Horseshoe
Ambleside - Low Pike - High Pike - Dove Crag - Hart Crag - Fairfield - Great Rigg - Heron Pike - Nab Scar - Ambleside