Rough Crag (Riggindale)

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
Classification:Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY454112         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock 4m W of cairn - photo
Notes:rock is 20cm higher than cairn base
Daylight:dawn 05:17, sunrise 05:56, sunset 20:23, dusk 21:03

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Rough Crag, with Harter Fell beyond
Rough Crag, with Harter Fell beyond

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: CEW, chrisfry35 (twice), DANE2766, distantecho, DJSibbald, dsutton101, DuncanG22, Dunkman, Ejuk, Fellwalker, Floydian1, gallowshill, Ginty (x3), ipledge, James82, Lancashire Lad, lfmcv, LordoftheHillside, Mikew92, NickiG, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, and

If you need accommodation we have details of 15 properties offering rooms near Rough Crag (Riggindale). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£458-2891 per week
8.9km (5.5 miles) away, sleeps 6
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£479-3333 per week
5.6km (3.5 miles) away, sleeps 6
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£381-1706 per week
8.5km (5.3 miles) away, sleeps 2

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