26th January 2011

today's walk: Whinlatter Pass - Lord's Seat - Darling How


Keswick, Portinscale and the foot of Derwentwater from the forest road


track in Whinlatter Forest


cloud over Skiddaw with Dodd in front from higher up the track


looking over the lower slopes of Skiddaw to Millbeck and Applethwaite


Lord's Seat summit with Barf below, Dodd beyond and the slopes of Skidddaw in cloud behind


Binsey and Bassenthwaite Lake from the top of Lord's Seat


looking down the descent valley towards Lorton Vale with Graystones ahead


the path follows the clearing ahead through the forest


looking down the valley of Aiken Beck


the ford over Aiken Beck looking back up the valley


Lord's Seat from the forest road - unfortunately failed to snap the red squirrel in this tree


cloud cap and rainbow over Skiddaw from Noble Knott on the way home