13th October 2011

Seatoller - Rigghead quarries - High Spy - Maiden Moor - Portinscale


the path up from Seatoller with Seatoller Fell beyond


looking down on Seatoller with the ridge to Glaramara beyond


on the Honister to Grange bridleway looking south to Castle Crag and King's How


zooming in on Rosthwaite with Great Crag behind


zooming in on Castle Crag


looking back down into Borrowdale


zooming in to Borrowdale and Eagle Crag


the path into Rigghead quarries


old winding mechanism in Rigghead quarries looking down into Borrowdale


a higher view from the quarry into Borrowdale


the steepest part of the made path through the quarries


looking down into Borrowdale from near the top of the quarries


High Spy summit with a vague clearance of the mist northwards


more clearance looking over the escarpment northwestwards


Dale Head from the escarpment of High Spy


Hindscarth from the ridge to Maiden Moor


the path to Maiden Moor


looking down into Newlands Valley from near the top of Maiden Moor


Catbells and Derwentwater as we drop out of the mist on the northern slopes of Maiden Moor


the head of Derwentwater from the descent


Causey Pike from the descent path into Newlands Valley


further down the path with a glimpse of Bassenthwaite Lake


cloud-capped Skiddaw and Swinside come into sight


a lovely grassy path leads down below Catbells


at Nichol End marina