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