Ard Crags

Overview
Height: 1,906 Feet - 581 Metres
Grid Ref: NY 207 198
Area: North Western
Ordnance Survey: OL4
Wainwright Guidebook: Six

In fell-climbing (as in other pursuits) there is a difference between achievement and satisfaction. Ones sense of achievement is roughly in proportion to altitude gained by effort, but ones sense of satisfaction is not necessarily governed by the same rule. Lonely Ard Crags offers this.


 

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Ard Crags

 

There are 3 walks to choose from including Ard Crags

Walking the Wainwrights in 30 Walks - Walk 6 A Newlands Round

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5th March 2016
ASCENT: 5,200 Feet - 1,586 Meters
MILES: 13.6
WAINWRIGHTS: 8, Cat Bells - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Dale Head - Hindscarth - Robinson - Knott Rigg - Ard Crags
ROUTE: Gutherscale - Skellgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - Maiden Moor - Narrow Moor - High Spy - Dalehead Tarn - Dale Head - Hindscarth Edge - Hindscarth - LIttledale Edge - Robinson - Buttermere Moss - High Smockrigg - Moss Force - Newlands Pass - Knott Rigg - Ard Crags - Birk Rigg - Newlands Pass - Stair - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

The Newlands Hause Fells from Rigg Beck

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31st March 2013
ASCENT: 2,848 Feet 868 Metres
MILES: 7.2
WAINWRIGHTS: 3 Ard Crags – Knott Rigg – Robinson
ROUTE: Rigg Beck – Aikin Knott – Ard Crags – Knott Rigg – Newlands Hause – High Snockrigg – Buttermere Moss – Robinson – Blea Crags – High Snab Bank – Newlands Church – Rigg Beck
 

A Morning Walk On Ard Crags & Knott Rigg

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24th April 2011
ASCENT: 1,750 Feet  534 Meters
MILES: 5.3
WAINWRIGHTS: 2, Ard Crags & Knott Rigg
ROUTE:  
 

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