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Loughrigg Fell, Ambleside

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Mountain · Historic Walking Area
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Loughrigg Fell is a hill in the central part of the English Lake District. It stands on the end of the long ridge coming down from High Raise over Silver How towards Ambleside, and is separated from its neighbours by the depression of Red Bank.

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  • We walked on Loughrigg Fell as we were visiting the caves. The view from the top is amazing, although it is bit of scramble in some places if you are not used to walking 
    We walked on Loughrigg Fell as we were visiting the caves. The view from the top is amazing, although it is bit of scramble in some places if you are not used to walking  more »
  • Visited on a poor weather day, taking a long circular from Ambleside via Rydal hall and Skelwith bridge. 
    Visited on a poor weather day, taking a long circular from Ambleside via Rydal hall and Skelwith bridge.  more »
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  • Stunning hike, the scenery is out of this world. Absolutely breathtaking views of the lakes! Moderate difficulty, some sections are very steep and rough, proper gear such as hiking shoes with ankle support and poles recommended. Come prepared and allow enough time, start early in the day rather than later!
  • Spectacular. Stunning. What a great walk. Started in Ambleside this morning ended up at the summit then decided to continue on over the other side and down to Grasmere. The sky was clear and the views of the fells, Windermere and Grasmere were fantastic. There are some steeper bits, however nothing to crazy if it’s not wett and you take your time. Good idea non the less to bring a rucksack. Wiry a jacket, some snack and water. Highly recommend this walk. After having lunch in Ambleside the bus ride back to Ambleside was welcome. That being set a cab would have been less expensive for four of us without a day pass for the buss. So get a buss pass!! Saves you money. Took a refreshing swim in Grasemere before a nice pub lunch. A little walk about town was warranted before our return trip to Ambleside.

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