15th May 2011

today's walk: Portinscale Village Walk up Swinside

setting off from Portinscale Village Hall

Swinside from Portinscale back road

walking on the quiet back road

Nichol End marina with Latrigg beyond

Catbells from a private path towards Swinside

walking on this private path

Derwentwater from the track up Swinside ..

.. and again from higher up the track

on Swinside summit

Bob, Marilyn and 7 continents highpoints bagger, on Swinside summit

Rowling End, Causey Pike and Barrow from the top of Swinside

Catbells with its top in cloud from the descent path ..

.. and just below the cloud from further down the path

in good weather Skiddaw would be visible from this curve in the track

looking back at Swinside from the field path back to Portinscale