2nd October 2011

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Small Water - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell

4WD vehicles prepare to cross Gatesgarth Pass - this is the one day this month it is allowed by permit

heading up towards Nan Bield Pass

looking back to Haweswater ..

.. and again from higher up the valley

crossing the outflow from Small Water

a sheltered coffee stop on a very windy day

shelters beside Small Water

looking back to Small Water ..

.. and again from higher up with Haweswater beyond

climbing into the mist above Nan Bield Pass

Harter Fell summit

a fairly sheltered lunch spot

more vehicles heading over Gatesgarth Pass as we descend

on the track down from Gatesgarth Pass

Haweswater comes into sight

looking up our ascent valley with Nan Bield now in mist

the last leg of the descent

looking back up the track towards Harter Fell