25th September 2011

today's walk: Great Cockup - Meal Fell


looking back to the starting point at Longlands


looking ahead to Great Cockup


looking back along the ascent track


zooming in on the yellow helicopter which might be on a rescue mission


zooming up the valley to Trusmadoor


Binsey and Overwater from the slopes of Great Cockup


Bassenthwaite Lake from the north top of Great Cockup


Skiddaw and Bakestall from Great Cockup summit


360 degree panorama from Great Cockup - click on the image for a larger version


descending from Great Cockup towards Meal Fell


looking down on Trusmadoor from the slopes of Great Cockup


looking north through the pass of Trusmadoor


climbing onto Great Cockup from Trusmadoor


looking north to Binsey and Overwater from the top of Meal Fell


Skiddaw seen over Meal Fell cairn and shelter


descending into the valley north of Meal Fell


looking back up the valley


turning out of the foot of the valley with Binsey ahead


back on my ascent path with Binsey ahead


fell ponies beside the track


three of the fell ponies ..


.. and the odd one out


heading down the track


nearly back at Longlands


zooming in on Great Cockup from Bassenthwaite Lake with Knott to its right


Skiddaw, Ullock Pike and Dodd from Bass Lake on the way home