24th July 2011

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Hart Side

the Royal Hotel at Dockray

climbing above Dockray with Gowbarrow Fell behind

Ullswater from the path above the wall

looking up Ullswater

Place Fell seen across Ullswater

an idyllic coffee spot looking down Ullswater

panoramic shot of Ullswater from the coffee stop

on the lovely miner's path around the head of Glencoyne

looking down Glencoyne from the path

on the path as it winds round the head of the glen

looking down Glencoyne to Ullswater

Ullswater and Sheffield Pike as we turn up onto the fell

looking down on the Glenridding mines with Catstycam and Helvellyn beyond

looking back down on the miner's path around Glencoyne

heading for Hart Side

Blencathra and Carrock Fell from Hart Side summit

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

Ullswater from Birkett Fell - the distant summit is Mickle Fell in the Pennines

descending eastwards from Birkett Fell

on the Brown Hills

looking back along the Brown Hills to Sheffield Pike and Helvellyn

zooming in on Dowthwaite Head from the Brown Hills

the Mell Fells from the Brown Hills

the head of Ullswater from our tea stop on the slopes of Common Fell

zooming in on the same shot

panorama of Ullswater from the slopes of Common Fell

descending from Common Fell

heading back to Dockray with the Mell Fells ahead

Dockray and Gowbarrow Fell ahead on our final descent

a celebratory drink at the Royal Hotel