21st December 2010

today's walk: Skiddaw

early morning light on Skiddaw from the River Derwent at Portinscale bridge

the Causey Pike to Sail ridge with Barrow in front

zooming in to Catbells and Hindscarth

looking west over Keswick from the bridleway beside Latrigg

the Hawell memorial looking west to the Coledale fells

looking south over Latrigg into the Vale of St John from the path up Jenkin Hill

Derwentwater from higher up the path

zooming in on High Rigg with the Helvellyn ridge beyond

looking over the Vale of Keswick to the Coledale fells

the path along the east side of Skiddaw Little Man

Longside Edge and the foot of Bassenthwaite Lake from Skiddaw south top

a glimpse of the head of Bass Lake from the same spot with Barf behind

approaching Skiddaw summit

the viewfinder at Skiddaw summit

360 degree panorama from Skiddaw - click on the image for a larger version

zooming over the Solway to Scotland with Criffel prominent

looking east to Blencathra and the Pennines

Derwentwater on the way down

Little Man from the north

zooming in to Coledale

the sky over Derwentwater from the site of Halfway House

back at the monument looking west

the path down beside Latrigg

zooming in on Hindscarth and Robinson