Rough Crag (Riggindale)

Area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County:Cumbria
Country:England
Classification:Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Height:628m
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 07:12, sunrise 07:53, sunset 16:01, dusk 16:42

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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: russellporter12, distantecho, ipledge, NickiG, gallowshill, DANE2766, LordoftheHillside, chrisfry35, Dunkman, Mikew92, Ginty (twice), Ejuk, Lancashire Lad, and James82.

If you need accommodation we have details of 12 properties offering rooms near Rough Crag (Riggindale). Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£755-4892 per week
7.7km (4.8 miles) away, sleeps 9
4 AA Assessed
£120-220 per night
8.8km (5.5 miles) away
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£378-2106 per week
8.1km (5.1 miles) away, sleeps 6

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