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Nine Standards Rigg from Hartley Birkett
Introduction to Walk 1386

Photo from the walk - Nine Standards Rigg from Hartley Birkett

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This linear route starts above the town of Kirkby Stephen and takes you onto wild moorland and the magnificent cairns on Nine Standards Rigg. Choose a fine day as the views are superb. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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