10th May 2011

today's walk: Rydal to Grasmere

Dora's Field - famous for its bluebells ..

.. but they are well past their best

Rydal church from Dora's Field

the bridge over the outflow from Rydal Water

plenty of bluebells at the foot of Rydal Water

Nab Scar seen over Rydal Water

looking out to Nab Scar from the big cave

coloured rocks and a mallard in the big cave

zooming in over bluebells to Helm Crag

looking back down to Rydal Water

looking back along the terrace path

Silver How and Grasmere from the terrace

looking down to the outflow from Grasmere

track in Deerbolts Wood

Helm Crag from Grasmere shore

zooming in on Helm Crag and some very young goslings