Ard Crags and Knott Rigg

Sat 15 Nov 2014

Route: Rigg Beck - Aikin Knott - Ard Crags - Knott Rigg - Keskadale - road - Rigg Beck

Distance: 5.25 miles

Ascent: 1,500ft

Time: 3 hours 10 minutes

With: Anne


Blanket cloud lowering

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Ard Crags from Rigg Beck

Ancient Oak woodland on the side of Causey Pike

Heading up

The view east from the ridge

Newlands Pass, Keskadale Farm and Knott Rigg

Heading for Ard Crags summit

Looking back from Ard Crags summit with the top of Causey Pike now in cloud

Keskadale Farm far below

Heading for Knott Rigg

Looking back to Ard Crags

Descending the ridge to Keskadale Farm from Knott Rigg

Looking down the ridge

Oak woodland

On the road back to Rigg Beck

Great patterns on this dead tree

Rigg Beck, once the site of the [[Photo:181|1472|Purple House]] which was destroyed by fire in June 2008

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