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High Rigg Tarn

 

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There are quite a few small tarns dotted about on High Rigg and even though none of them are actually named, anyone with a tendency for exploration could easily spend the best part of a day on this fell seeking out these little gems.


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19th April 2016
  St John's in the Vale and High Rigg 4.8 mile about 1400 ft
Bridge End - Low Bridge End Farm - St John's in the Vale - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - High Rigg Tarn - ridge route back to Bridge End
 

13th March 2016
  Stybarrow Dodd to High Rigg from the bottom of Sticks Pass 12 mile somewhere about 3800 ft
Stanah - Sticks Pass - Stybarrow Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Great Dodd - Calfhow Pike - Clough Head - White Pike - the Old Coach Road - Wanthwaite - Wanthwaite Bridge - Yew Tree Farm - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - High Rigg Tarn - Long Band - road back to Stanah
 

4th March 2015 - Visiting the Lake District Tarns - Walk No 17
  Snipeshow Tarn and High Rigg Tarn 4.8 mile 1200 ft
Rough How Bridge - A591 - Snipeshow Tarn - A591 - Dale Bottom - Naddle - High Rigg - High Rigg Tarn - Rough How Bridge
 

16th November 2014
  High Rigg and St John's in the Vale 5.5 mile 700 ft
Bridge End Farm junction - Wren Crag - Long Band - High Rigg Tarn - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale church - St John's in the Vale - Low Bridge end Farm - Bridge End Farm junction
 

17th March 2013
  High Rigg and St John's in the Vale 5.5 mile 700 ft
Bridge End Farm junction - Wren Crag - Long Band - High Rigg Tarn - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale church - St John's in the Vale - Low Bridge end Farm - Bridge End Farm junction
 

12th August 2012
  St John's in the Vale and High Rigg 4.8 mile 1300 ft
Bridge End Farm junction - Low Bridge end Farm - St John's in the Vale - St John's in the Vale church - High Rigg - High Rigg Tarn - Long Band - Wren Crag - Bridge End Farm junction
 

19th February 2012
  How could I be so stupid. I left my gear at home so I walked High Rigg and Walla Crag instead 15 mile 3100 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - High Rigg Tarn - Long Band - St John's Beck - St John's in the Vale Church - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Stable Hills - Borrowdale Road - Keswick - Springs Wood - Castlerigg - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

30th October 2011
  Castlerigg Stone Circle to Thirlmere 10 mile 1500 ft
Castlerigg Stone circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Long Band - Bridge End Farm - Thirlmere Dam - Shoulthwaite Farm - Rough How Bridge - Shaw Bank - Dale bottom fields - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

30th May 2011
  High Rigg and St John's in the Vale 4.8 mile 1300 ft
Bridge End Farm junction - Wren Crag - Long Band - High Rigg Tarn - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale church - St John's in the Vale - Low Bridge end Farm - Bridge End Farm junction
 

17th October 2010
  High Rigg ridge from south to north 4.8 mile 1300 ft
Bridge End Farm junction - Wren Crag - Long Band - High Rigg Tarn - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale church - St John's in the Vale - Low Bridge end Farm - Bridge End Farm junction
 

10th June 2007
  Early morning peace and quiet on High Rigg 7.1 mile 1766 ft
Nr Burns Farm - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Wren Crag - Low Bridge End Farm - Sosgill Bridge - St John's in the Vale (valley) - Yew Tree Farm - Shundraw - Nr Burns Farm
 



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