27th August 2011

this afternoon's walk: Barrow


the stream through Braithwaite


Skiddaw seen over Braithwaite from the foot of Barrow


zooming over Crosthwaite church to Blencathra


looking over Braithwaite to Bassenthwaite Lake, Binsey and Ullock Pike


a lot of felling recently on Swinside with the Helvellyn ridge in the distance


zooming over Keswick to Great Mell Fell and the distant Pennines


the lower part of the ridge of Barrow


old mine workings on Barrow with Grisedale Pike behind


Newlands Valley from the ridge looking to Catbells and Maiden Moor


zooming over Swinside Inn to yachts on Derwentwater


zooming north to Bass Lake and Binsey


looking down the upper part of the ridge of Barrow


looking down the heathery slopes of Barrow into Newlands Valley


looking north from the descent path


on the path down to Barrow Door


looking east to Catbells


looking east with the Helvellyn ridge in the distance


looking back at the heathery slopes of Barrow


Skiddaw from Barrow Door


the descent path from Barrow Door


lower down the descent path


Lonscale Fell and Blencathra from the descent path


the last bit of track towards Braithwaite


looking east over Braithwaite from the road