19th August 2011

today's walk: Pen-y-ghent from Horton in Ribblesdale

St Oswald's church at Horton in Ribblesdale

Pen-y-ghent from the churchyard

leaving the lane at Brackenthwaitebottom

looking back down the path to Brackenthwaitebottom

from higher up a look back to Horton in Ribblesdale

the steep south ridge of Pen-y-ghent from the ascending path

zooming southwest to a very hazy Wild Boar Fell

Pen-y-ghent from the ascending path

getting closer to the inposing south ridge of Pen-y-ghent

looking up the south ridge from its foot

looking back down the south ridge

approaching the steepest part of the climb

looking back mistily from near the top of the steep escarpment

Pen-y-ghent summit

a slight clearance of the summit mist looking east

the path along the western escarpment with the descent path clear to see on the left

on the descent path with Ingleborough capped with cloud ahead

Pen-y-ghent from the descent path

the deep gash of Hunt Pot

Pen-y-ghent from Hunt Pot

Pen-y-ghent from Hull Pot

Hull Pot from the west

Hull Pot from the east

a glimpse of the stream flowing into the foot of Hull Pot

the track down towards Horton in Ribblesdale

Pen-y-ghent from the track

back at Horton in Ribblesdale church