9th January 2011

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Swirls - Great How - Keswick


looking over the A591 to Thirlmere and Fisher Crag from the bus stop at Swirls


on the new cycle track above Thirlmere with Raven Crag at top left


Great How ahead from the track


looking back along the track with Browncove Crags in the distance


looking up Thirlmere from the path up Great How


looking down the last steep ascent to Great How


the north top of Great How from near the top of the higher south top


Raven Crag and Thirlmere dam from the top of Great How


Great How summit looking south over Thirlmere


looking south over Thirlmere from the top of Great How


the path descending towards Thirlmere dam


Thirlmere dam from the path


Raven Crag from Thirlmere dam


Great How from Thirlmere dam


on the road north from the dam


Castle Crag with Watson's Dodd behind from the road


Goat Crag and Dodd Crag from the road below High Rigg


cloud clearing over Blencathra


Clough Head from the path to Rakefoot


looking towards Helvellyn from the same path ..


.. and to Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd and Watson's Dodd


another shot towards cloud covered Helvellyn


the western fells from the path as it reaches the top of this small ridge


a last look east from the top of the path


ice on Derwentwater from the path down to Springs Farm