Blea Rigg

Blea Rigg

Southern Lake District

Route: Blea Rigg

Area: Southern Lake District

Date of walk: 3rd January 2013

Walkers: Andrew and Gilly

Distance: 4.8 miles

Ascent: 1,500 feet

We drove over to Langdale and parked at the free NT car park at the New Hotel. We then climbed up to Blea Rigg (1,776 feet) via Stickle Ghyll.

We’d intended to climb High Raise and Thunacar Knott as well but the weather was closing in and we were short of time, so returned the way we’d come.

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