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Logged visits for Mr Rant

Good condition 2020-03-25 17:04 - TP2740 (Daws Green)

FB Number: S3730   Condition: Good   Score: 2/10

Buried in hedge. Just visible from road in winter. Nearby gate into field which gives you a better view.

Good condition 2020-03-21 10:30 - TP5452 (Pinnacle Hill)

FB Number: S3255   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

Good panoramic views of the Quantocks over to Wales. Best not to approach direct from footpath, but rather cut into the field at an earlier point.

Good condition 2020-03-14 12:03 - TP0989 (Ballard Down)

FB Number: S2518   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

Very good panoramic views across the Purbecks and most of Dorset in fact.

Good condition 2020-03-13 11:02 - TP7059 (Wool Camp)

FB Number: S6075   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

On side of main road on a small knoll. A bit of graffiti on the flush bracket. Tanks nearby when I visited.

Good condition 2020-01-12 15:39 - TP1821 (Butter Hill)

FB Number: S5435   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Good views down over Lynmouth.

Good condition 2020-01-01 13:24 - TP2220 (Cley Hill)

FB Number: S2533   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

A very slippery climb up. Thick mist so couldnt see more than 50m. Small and very cramped car park.

Good condition 2019-11-05 12:47 - TP3664 (Hatchet Moor)

FB Number: S2706   Condition: Good   Score: 1/10

Busy road nearby. Flat plateau.

Good condition 2019-11-04 15:08 - TP1597 (Bratley Plain)

FB Number: S2701   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

A very flat plain. Main road to south but decent views to the north. Can cycle to very close to pillar.

Good condition 2019-11-04 15:08 - TP1597 (Bratley Plain)

FB Number: S2701   Condition: Good   Score: 2/10

Busy road not far away. Fairly flat.

Good condition 2019-08-26 14:23 - TP5739 (Roskruge Beacon)

FB Number: S7688   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

At side of country lane. Style next to trig and a short path up to a new bench. Good views over the Helford estuary and Falmouth Bay.

Slightly damaged 2019-08-21 17:19 - TP2749 (Deans Cross)

FB Number: S3734   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 3/10

Easy approach from the road via an open gate. Fence remains around trig. Some damage to top. Decent views of Quantocks and Willet tower.

Good condition 2019-08-07 14:56 - TP4216 (Kinder Low)

FB Number: S4113   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

On a plateau on top of a rocky outcrop. Thick fog so not able to see any views.

Good condition 2019-08-07 13:57 - TP6378 (The Edge)

FB Number: S3443   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

On a plateau. Very thick fog with about 10m visibility so not able to see any views. Old trig toppled next to it.

Good condition 2019-08-05 17:58 - TP3448 (Great Borne)

FB Number: S5947   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

The last peak of the Ennerdale Horseshoe. A bit of a rounded and clittered peak, so not able to see into valleys, but good views of surrounding summits.

Slightly damaged 2019-08-05 10:50 - TP5447 (Pillar)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 7/10

Visited as part of the Ennerdale Horseshoe. Thick fog so not able to see any views. Flush bracket missing.

Good condition 2019-08-03 13:05 - TP3803 (High Raise)

FB Number: S5989   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Gorgeous panoramic views all the way to Scafell Pike.

Good condition 2019-08-02 12:46 - TP2241 (Clough Head)

FB Number: S5946   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Visited on a circular walk, starting in the glenridding valley via Helvellyn. Good 360 views and a nice view of the Skiddaw massif.

Good condition 2019-08-02 12:46 - TP2241 (Clough Head)

FB Number: S5946   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Visited whilst bagging the Northern Helvellyn range fells. Good views over Keswick and the Skiddaw massif.

Good condition 2019-08-01 10:48 - TP3724 (Helvellyn)

FB Number: S5948   Condition: Good   Score: 9/10

Ascended via Striding Edge. Great views all the way up until the cloud descended onto us.

Good condition 2019-08-01 10:48 - TP3724 (Helvellyn)

FB Number: S5948   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Approached via Striding Edge. Gorgeous views on the way up.

Not Logged 2019-07-31 12:59 - TP0693 (High Street)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Not Logged   Score: 5/10

Good condition 2019-07-31 12:59 - TP0693 (High Street)

FB Number: S1541   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

Couldn't see more than 20m in front of me. An easy, gradual ascent to the summit, but with no views can only rate it as a 5/10.

Not Logged 2019-07-31 12:59 - TP0693 (High Street)

FB Number: S1541   Condition: Not Logged   Score: 4/10

Thick fog and rain at summit so no views.

Good condition 2019-07-18 09:31 - TP6778 (Wavering Down)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Visited on the way over to Crook Peak. One of the better trigs on the Mendips. Personally I think the views from Crook Peak were better, but still good from here.

Good condition 2019-07-03 15:03 - TP3650 (Hart Hill)

FB Number: S2714   Condition: Good   Score: 2/10

No views from top due to vegetation. Spotted a couple of deer congregating around it on the approach.

Good condition 2019-05-30 14:05 - TP2458 (Court Down)

FB Number: S3968   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

In the middle of a field with footpaths approaching from all sides. Good views of Dunkery Beacon, Haddon Hill and Dartmoor.

Good condition 2019-05-27 12:19 - TP7036 (Woodbury Common)

FB Number: S3754   Condition: Good   Score: 2/10

Just over a busy road from the main path. Not really any views.

Good condition 2019-03-11 13:37 - TP1534 (Botallack Head)

FB Number: S8138   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

Nice panoramic views over the West Penwith coast. Very industrial landscape.

Good condition 2019-03-10 10:40 - TP2798 (Dodman)

FB Number: S1748   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Not the most panoramic views, but some nice Scots Pine trees nearby. Small decorated hut nearby.

Good condition 2019-02-06 12:20 - TP2770 (Devils Dyke)

FB Number: S4033   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

Visited whilst doing a cache series around Devils Dyke. An interesting spot with pretty good views.

Good condition 2019-02-05 16:24 - TP0453 (Beachy Head)

FB Number: S1834   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

Visited this trig whilst walking along the Seven Sisters to Eastbourne. Very misty, so not much to see.

Good condition 2019-02-04 13:17 - TP5616 (Red Lion Pond)

FB Number: S3988   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

Walked up here from the nearby YHA. Very rainy and misty climbing up to this one. Mist obscured all views, and top was quite wind swept. I imagine it's nice here on a clear day.

Good condition 2019-01-10 11:46 - TP6163 (Staple Hill)

FB Number: S3970   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

Made a short detour from the Herepath. Last 50m through the trees, but trig hidden from path, so had to rely on a bearing. Lots of moss and lichen on trig, presumably as it's only ever visited by trig baggers. No views, but a nice secluded location.

Good condition 2019-01-08 10:11 - TP1472 (Blagdon)

FB Number: S1516   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Highest point on the Mendips, good cyclable tracks leading to top. 360 Panoramic views. A nice spot

Good condition 2019-01-02 15:03 - TP5424 (Perriton Hill)

FB Number: S3758   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

Visited on a circular walk via a few of the other nearby trigs. Not really an views from the trig itself, as it's slightly engulfed by the woods. Nonetheless, a nice spot.

Good condition 2019-01-02 11:38 - TP2641 (Croydon Hill)

FB Number: S3759   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

One of the better Exmoor trigs. Views a little obscured by forest to one side, but otherwise good.

Good condition 2018-12-13 11:19 - TP0272 (Selworthy Beacon)

FB Number: S3944   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Visited this one as part of a circular walk from Minehead to Bossington, and then back along the coast. Fairly high wind chill on top, but nice coastal views.

Slightly damaged 2018-12-11 14:43 - TP2774 (Dial Hill)

FB Number: S3275   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 3/10

Trig coloured mainly purple, presumably the work of kids. Not very high, and surrounded by similarly high trees, so minimal views. Nice paths leading to the top though.

Slightly damaged 2018-11-26 12:22 - TP5779 (Rydon Hill)

FB Number: S3747   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 3/10

Ran out to this one on a circular route via Watchet and Williton. Vaulted a gate to the NW and made the steep climb up a quite rutted field. Lots of ivy on pillar, but bracket still visible.

Slightly damaged 2018-10-10 11:47 - TP0281 (Wall Common)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 3/10

A strange trig indeed. Not an easy one to spot as it has been obscured by the sea wall. Appears to have sunk into the sand, so not a huge amount visible. Flush bracket presumably on one of the sides that's obscured by a wall. Otherwise, nice views of the estuary.

Good condition 2018-10-10 11:06 - TP1900 (Cannington Park)

FB Number: S3252   Condition: Good   Score: 2/10

No clear footpath to the top. Managed to scramble up the side through the trees to the east. Bit of a view from the top, but mainly obscured by trees. Lots of quarry workings nearby meant it was quite a noisy spot.

Slightly damaged 2018-10-09 15:00 - TP6999 (Winsford Hill)

FB Number: S3943   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 6/10

Nice panoramic views from this one. Top of the pillar has a chunk missing, and NT plaque on the front has air rifle round damage. Not too far from the road and parking spaces.

Good condition 2018-10-04 12:14 - TP5332 (Pawlett)

FB Number: S3259   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

Trig in the side of a hedge, but can be easily accessed from the road. Nearby ROC post has unfortunately been burnt out. All that's left is a bed frame, the door and some graffiti.

Good condition 2018-09-24 12:50 - TP3555 (Haddon Beacon)

FB Number: S3916   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

Cycled up here before heading down to the lake. A nice trig, with good views of the lake.

Good condition 2018-08-01 12:29 - TP1608 (Brean Down)

FB Number: S3270   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Nice panoramic views on a peninsula, plus a nearby fort. Whats not to like. This trig is also part of a geocaching puzzle, so 2 reasons to visit here.

Good condition 2018-07-30 10:45 - TP4803 (Middle Hope)

FB Number: S3269   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

A nice trig on a peninsula. Just a shame the water is so muddy around here!

Good condition 2018-07-29 10:21 - TP2678 (Culmstock Beacon)

FB Number: S3745   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Used to come running up on Sampford Moor a lot, but I have only recently started trigpointing, so haven't logged this one until today. Nice views, but they are even better from the top of the beacon.

Good condition 2018-07-16 11:37 - TP4778 (Merridge)

FB Number: S3245   Condition: Good   Score: 3/10

Trig on edge of a field. High hedges meant there are minimal views. Very overlooked from house and no way to trig without trespassing. Approached the trig from a field gate to the east. Not the easiest to get to.

Slightly damaged 2018-06-21 12:20 - TP6001 (Skiddaw)

FB Number: S1543   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 7/10

Ascended on the tourist track via Little Man, and then descended via Carlside. Very windy up here, but very good visibility. Nice views but quite busy.

Good condition 2018-06-20 15:20 - TP2007 (Carron Crag)

FB Number: S4428   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

A nice trig in the middle of Grizdale forest. Great panoramic views.

Good condition 2018-06-18 12:40 - TP2382 (Coniston Old Man)

FB Number: S5473   Condition: Good   Score: 8/10

I've never seen a trig pillar made out of slate before! A bit of cloud, but otherwise great panoramic views.

Unreachable but visible 2018-06-13 15:15 - TP5738 (Rosemullion)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Unreachable but visible   Score: 3/10

Hopped the gate to try and get a closer look. The top of the trig is still visible, but the bank it is part of is very overgrown. Can't quite touch it.

Slightly damaged 2018-06-11 15:50 - TP3722 (Helman Tor)

FB Number: S7862   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 6/10

A very nice trig, although the pillar itself is a little damaged, with signs of graffiti on it. Lovely panoramic views from here, plus there is a logan stone.

Unreachable but visible 2018-06-10 17:00 - TP1993 (Carnmenellis)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Unreachable but visible   Score: 5/10

Could see the trig from the road, but couldn't find a clear path to the summit. Hopped a fence to try and get to the top, but came face to face with a very large bull! Retreated back to the road.

Good condition 2018-05-22 15:30 - TP1966 (Carn Marth)

FB Number: S7938   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Nice panoramic views, multiple paths to the top, but some are quite overgrown. Multiple quarries on flanks.

Good condition 2018-03-03 12:03 - TP3829 (Higher Trolvis Quarry)

FB Number: S7608   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

The snow has finally cleared up, so I took the opportunity to go for a run. Path up to this one is very overgrown.

Good condition 2018-02-17 09:58 - TP3407 (Goonhilly Down)

FB Number: S1732   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

Out on the downs doing a cache series and stopped off to bag this trig. Nice views.

Good condition 2018-01-14 11:55 - TP2629 (Crowan Beacon)

FB Number: S7904   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

Found the nearby cache, which was the main reason I came to this location. Thanks to the cache info page, I was able to find the only footpath leading to the summit, although the route is not very direct.

Good condition 2018-01-06 03:18 - TP2116 (Chapel Leigh)

FB Number: S3731   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Just getting into trigpointing, so decided to pay a visit to some of my local ones. Field was empty, so was able to hop the fence.

Chapel Leigh

Good condition 2018-01-05 12:30 - TP4220 (Kings)

FB Number: S3915   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

Set a course for this one prior to going out for a run today. The field was empty, so quickly cut across it to the trig.

Kings ©Mr Rant

Good condition 2018-01-01 02:45 - TP1685 (Broomfield Hill)

FB Number: S3735   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

The first visitor of 2018! Out for a walk around Broomfield hill getting some geocaches. Made a short detour and hopped the fence to get to this one.

Broomfield Hill ©Mr Rant

Good condition 2017-12-28 11:55 - TP1437 (Blackborough Common)

FB Number: S3993   Condition: Good   Score: 4/10

Found whilst doing a nearby cache series. A light dusting of snow on the group.

Good condition 2017-12-23 12:30 - TP0733 (Bagborough)

FB Number: S1520   Condition: Good   Score: 8/10

Visited this trig many times, but I have only recently gotten into trigpointing, so am logging my most recent visit. For any geocachers out there, I have one placed at the summit :)

Wills Neck ©Mr Rant

Good condition 2017-12-23 12:30 - TP0733 (Bagborough)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 8/10

Visited this one many times, but only recently got into trigpointing.

Good condition 2017-12-21 17:21 - TP1100 (Beacon Hill)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Despite living on the Quantocks, I have not actually been to this trig before. Nice views, plus there's a cache nearby :)

Good condition 2017-12-18 11:50 - TP1418 (Black Hill)

FB Number: S3750   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Visited this trig many times over the years. Logging my most recent visit. A nice trig.

Good condition 2017-12-03 11:32 - TP8579 (Carn Brea Monument)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 5/10

Visiting this area to grab some of the caches. Couldn't quite climb up onto the pillars plateau, it was a bit too high for me.

Remains 2017-11-27 10:02 - TP10430 (Ding Dong Mine Chimney)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Remains   Score: 5/10

Did not actually realise this was a trig!

Good condition 2017-11-27 09:34 - TP1953 (Carn Galver)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Penwith's Mountain?? Found with the uni hiking group.

Good condition 2017-11-26 12:22 - TP1710 (Brown Willy)

FB Number: S1772   Condition: Good   Score: 8/10

Visited this one many times, but only recently got into trigpointing. A bit of rain, but great views

Brown Willy ©Mr Rant

Good condition 2017-07-06 11:23 - TP5778 (Ryders Hill)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 6/10

I was conducting some field work in the area and made a quick detour up to this trig.

Good condition 2017-04-06 10:45 - TP4102 (Ingleborough)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

Extremely windy but amazing views

Good condition 2017-04-03 18:20 - TP5414 (Pen-Y-Ghent)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 8/10

A bit late getting up here this evening. But still amazing views. Now time for the pub!

Good condition 2017-01-22 17:37 - TP7101 (Yes Tor)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 9/10

Arguably one of my favourite trigs. Have visited here before when I was younger, but logging my last visit, which was with the uni.

Slightly damaged 2017-01-22 16:20 - TP6061 (Sourton Tors)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 6/10

The penultimate trig of a day hike around Northern Dartmoor. The sun is just starting to set :).

Good condition 2017-01-22 10:22 - TP2063 (Cawsand Hill)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 8/10

A very picturesque trig. The first of our day hike.

Good condition 2016-11-12 02:14 - TP1247 (Bellever Tor)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 9/10

Beautiful views from this trig. I have visited before, but am logging my last visit, which was with the university.

Good condition 2016-08-25 11:55 - TP6243 (Sugar Loaf)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

An extremely misty day, so unfortunately couldn't see the views :(

Slightly damaged 2016-08-25 11:55 - TP0975 (Bal Mawr)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 8/10

Bagged whilst doing my Gold DofE.

Good condition 2016-06-30 12:19 - TP0683 (Scald Law)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 7/10

The highest point of the Pentland Hills. Although it was a bit too windy for my folks to appreciate this!

Slightly damaged 2016-06-27 16:32 - TP0893 (Arthurs Seat)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Slightly damaged   Score: 5/10

Visited the summit after a morning at Edinburgh castle.

Good condition 2016-06-02 22:25 - TP5828 (Sca Fell)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 9/10

Almost dark by the time we reached the summit of the highest point in England. The 2nd trig reached during the 3 peaks challenge.

Good condition 2016-06-02 09:46 - TP6043 (Snowdon Summit)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 10/10

The final trig of the 3 peaks challenge. Visited before, but last time there was thick fog at the summit. Luckily the views were amazing this time.

Good condition 2016-06-02 08:23 - TP1289 (Ben Nevis)

FB Number: Not logged   Condition: Good   Score: 10/10

How could I rate this anything other than a 10! Visited whilst undertaking the 3 peaks challenge.

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