High Rigg from Legburthwaite

Sun 30 Sep 2007

Route: Legburthwaite - Wren Crag - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale Church - St John's in the Vale - Low Bridge End Farm - Legburthwaite

Distance: 5.50 miles

Ascent: 700ft

Time: 2 hours 35 minutes

With: Anne


Overcast high cloud, brightening towards the very end of the walk. A nice piece of cake at Low Bridge End Farm ;-)

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Great How from the southern end of High Rigg

The Helvellyn ridge from the south end of High Rigg

Great How, Thirlmere and Raven Crag

Blencathra and St John's in the Vale

On High Rigg looking north

The path detours round this wet bit!

The view south back along our route from High Rigg's summit

The Skiddaw fells from High Rigg's summit

Blencathra from High Rigg's summit

Zooming in on Skiddaw Little Man and Jenkin Hill

Blencathra and Threlkeld

Looking over Tewet Tarn and through the gap between Skiddaw and Blencathra to Great Calva

St John's in the Vale church

Looking over Bridge House to Blencathra

St John's in the Vale

Sign on the bridleway, we are heading from the church to the teas at Low Bridge End Farm!

Blencathra from near Low Bridge End Farm

Previous Walk: Mardale Ill Bell, High Street and Kidsty Pike (Sat 8 Sep 2007)

Next Walk: Hard Tarn, Red Tarn and Lanty's Tarn (Sat 6 Oct 2007)

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