Illgill Head

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Grid Ref NY 169 049
Height 1,998 ft
 
 
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Looking towards Illgill Head from the path on Whin Rigg

 

Choose a walk that includes this fell
The number of walks to choose from is 12

23rd July 2016
  Lingmell to Whin Rigg 13 mile about 5900 ft
Down in the Dale Bridge - Brackenclose - Lingmell - Limgmell coll - Scafell Pike - Micklerore Ridge - Foxes Tarn Gullt - Foxes Tarn - Scafell - Long Green - Slight Side - Long Gill - Hardrigg Gill - Illgill Head - Whinrigg Tarn - Whin Rigg - nect to Greathall Gill - Lund Bridge - Low Wood - Wasdale Hall - Wastwater
 

2nd June 2016
  Whin Rigg, Illgill Head and Wast Water 9.4 mile About 2500 ft
Wast Water - Low Wood - Lund Bridge - Greathall Gill - Whin Rigg - Whinrigg Tarns - Illgill Head - Straigthhead Gill - Brackenclose - Overbeck Bridge - Netherbeck Bridge - Road alongside Wast Water
 

14th March 2015 - Visiting the Lake District Tarns - Walk No 22
  Whin Rigg Tarn (s) 9.4 mile 2500 ft
Wast Water - Low Wood - Lund Bridge - Greathall Gill - Whin Rigg - Whinrigg Tarns - Illgill Head - Straigthhead Gill - Brackenclose - Overbeck Bridge - Netherbeck Bridge - Road alongside Wast Water
 

5th July 2013
  Whin Rigg, Illgill Head and Wast Water 9.4 mile 2500 ft
Wast Water - Low Wood - Lund Bridge - Greathall Gill - Whin Rigg - Whinrigg Tarns - Illgill Head - Straigthhead Gill - Brackenclose - Overbeck Bridge - Netherbeck Bridge - Road alongside Wast Water
 

15th September 2011
  Scafell to Whin Rigg and Wast Water 14.4 mile 5000 ft
Brackenclose - Hollow Gill - Hard Rigg - Scafell - Long Green - Slight Side - Long Gill - Hard Rigg Gill - Maiden Castle Cairn - Illgill Head - Whin Rigg Tarn - Whin Rigg - side of Great Hall Gill - Lund Bridge - Low Wood - Wasdale Hall - road back to Brackenclose
 

7th October 2010
  Whin Rigg, Illgill Head and Wast Water 9.1 mile 2500 ft
Greendale junction Wast Water - Wasdale Hall - Lund Bridge - side of Greathall Gill - Whin Rigg - Illgill Head - Straighthead Gill - Brackenclose - Wasdale Road - Greendale junction Wast Water
 

17th October 2009
  Whin Rigg, Illgill Head and Eskdale Moor 9.5 mile 2400 ft
Porterthwaite (Miterdale) - Miterdale Forest - Whin Rigg - Illgill Head - Burnmoor Tarn - Boat How - Brat's Hill - Blea Tarn - Blind Tarn - Siney Tarn - Porterthwaite (Miterdale)
 

29th August 2007
  A walk above Wasdale Screes and into Miterdale Valley 10.2 mile 2880 ft
Eskdale Green - Miterdale Forest - Whin Rigg - Wasdale Screes (above) - Illgill Head - Burnmoor Tarn - Miterdale Head - Eskdale Green
 

2nd May 2007
  It ain't half hot Mum - Whin Rigg, Illgill Head and Eskdale Valley 11.3 mile 2867 ft
Eskdale Green - Miterdale - Irton Fell - Whin Rigg - Illgill Head - Burnmoor Tarn - Boot - Eskdale Valley - Fordge Bridge - Eskdale Green
 

14th July 2006
  A walk from Eskdale Green, above Wast Water screes and through a quiet valley. 9.2 mile 2431 ft
Eskdale Green - Miterdale Forest - Whin Rigg - Illgill Head - Tongue Moor - Miterdale - Eskdale Green
 

27th May 2005
  The secluded valley of Miterdale - Illgill Head and Whin Rigg rom Eskdale Green. 9.2 mile 2398 ft
Eskdale Green - Miterdale - Illgill Head - Whin Rigg - Miterdale Forest - Eskdale Green
 

9th July 2004
  A walk from Eskdale Green - Two valleys, two fells and one tarn. 11.9 mile 2674 ft
Eskdale Green -Miterdale - Whin Rigg - Whin Rigg Tarn - Illgill Head - Burnmoor Tarn - Burnmoor Lodge - Eskdale Moor - Boot - Church House - Milkingstead - The Green Station - Eskdale Green
 



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