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