12th November 2011

today's walk: Bleaberry Fell and Walla Crag


Goat Crag from Shoulthwaite


Shoulthwaite Gill


looking over High Rigg to Clough Head from the fellside above Shoulthwaite Gill


looking south up Shoulthwaite Gill


looking across the A591 towards the Helvellyn ridge


the path northwards below Dodd Crag with High Rigg and Clough Head beyond


Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw as I reach the ridge


Blencathra in a bit of cloud from the ridge


looking back on my ascent route with Clough Head in the distance


Skiddaw and Blencathra from the summit shelter on Bleaberry Fell


looking north to the lower cairn on Bleaberry Fell


view north from the lower cairn (which looks like the summit from Keswick)


view south into Borrowdale


Bass Lake and Derwentwater from a minor top on the way down


another shot north to Bass Lake and Derwentwater


looking down to Derwentwater from above Cat Gill


hazy view south from the top of Walla Crag


view west over Derwentwater from near the top of Walla Crag


cloud on Blencathra from the descent path off Walla Crag


sheep at Rakefoot - spot the odd one out ..


.. they make their way through Brockle Beck to the open fell


on the lane down from Rakefoot with Skiddaw ahead


view over Keswick to Grisedale Pike from the A591


descending into Keswick over Manor Brow