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About Whin Rigg (Wasdale)

Whin Rigg (Wasdale) is a summit in the Lake District – Southern Fells region or range in England. Whin Rigg (Wasdale) is 537 metres high. All the walking routes up Whin Rigg (Wasdale) on Mud and Routes can be found below. The top can be identified by the Wainwright/Birkett cairn. Other Notes: rock 3m E of cairn is highest point of fell; cairn 100m SSE on S top at NY 15138 03442 is about 1m lower; rock 100m SSE on S top at NY 15148 03435 is about 0.7m lower. Whin Rigg (Wasdale) is a child summit of Illgill Head.

Walks up Whin Rigg (Wasdale)

Whin Rigg (Wasdale) Summit Stats

Height in Metres: 537 metres

Height in Feet: 1762 feet

Range: Lake District - Southern Fells

Prominence: 61 metres

Parent Summit: Illgill Head

Grid Reference: NY151035

Col Height: 476

Col Grid Reference: NY156041

Summit Classification: Birkett Hills in the Lake District, Dewey Hill List, Fellranger, Synges, Wainwright Hills in the Lake District

National Park, County or Country: Cumbria, England's Highest Mountains, Mountains in the Lake District - Southern Fells

Recommended Maps: Landranger Map 89   Explorer Map OL6N  

Data with AcknowledgementDatabase of British and Irish


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