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