9th November 2011

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Great How - Raven Crag


setting off towards Great How


Thirlmere from the foot of the path onto Great How


Great How north top from the higher south top


zooming in on Castle Rock from the south top


High Rigg with Blencathra behind from the south top


Nigel photographing Thirlmere from the south top


Raven Crag and Thirlmere dam from the north top


zooming in on Thirlmere dam


zooming in on Castle Rock from the north top


looking north to Clough Head from the north top


looking south towards Helvellyn from the north top


on the way down


Thirlmere dam from the lakeside path


crossing Thirlmere dam with Raven Crag ahead


looking south up Thirlmere from the dam


looking over High Rigg to Clough Head from the road below Raven Crag


the path onto Raven Crag


looking across to the Dodds ridge from the top of Raven Crag


looking over Thirlmere and Great How to the Helvellyn ridge


looking up Thirlmere from Raven Crag


Thirlmere dam from Raven Crag


obstacles on the way down


Castle Crag fort


descending on the forest road


on the path below High Rigg on the west


St John's in the Vale church


looking down on Bridge House from the return path


looking back along the path below High Rigg on the east


approaching Castle Rock


St John's Beck