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