31st August 2011

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Helm Crag - Gibson Knott - Greenburn Valley

walking through Grasmere Village

Helm Crag ahead as we walk up the Easedale road

the steepest part of the ascent onto Helm Crag

zooming in on Loughrigg Fell over a very calm Grasmere

the lower Easedale Valley from the path up Helm Crag

on the ascent path with Far Easedale behind

on the ascent path looking west to the falls in Easedale Gill

Loughrigg, Grasmere and the village from the south end of Helm Crag

zooming in on Loughrigg and the lake from the same spot

looking east into the Tongue Gill valley

Seat Sandal from the ridge of Helm Crag

Grasmere village from the ridge

on the ridge of Helm Crag

the narrowest part of the ridge

the lion and lamb from behind

the highest point of Helm Crag with Steel Fell behind

Stuart reaches the top

descending towards Gibson Knott

looking back to Helm Crag

Gibson Knott summit

looking down Easedale from Gibson Knott

descending into the Greenburn valley

Helm Crag from the valley

looking back up the valley