Guide to England's hills & mountains

Great Rigg

Great Rigg - Cumbria
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Great Rigg is the 1686th highest peak in the British Isles and the 101st tallest in England


766.0 m (2513 ft)


31.0 m (102 ft)


Rock 15m NE of cairn


Hill / mountain range

Lake District E

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 005S (The English Lakes)
OS25: 007N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Cairn (NY 35584 10395) is Wainwright