15th November 2011

this morning's walk: Seat Sandal


Helm Crag from just above Dunmail Raise


early morning sky looking south from the path up Seat Sandal


first light on Steel Fell seen over Dunmail Raise


Thirlmere from the slopes of Seat Sandal


a brief glimpse of Steel Fell as I climb through mist


vague view north


looking up the ridge of Seat Sandal into clearer weather


Brocken Spectre on the way up with the clear slopes of the Helvellyn ridge to the right


looking south from the ridge


zooming in south to Alcock Tarn


St Sunday Crag and Fairfield from the top of Seat Sandal


360 degree panorama from Seat Sandal - click on the image for a larger version


a short descent eastwards brings Grisedale Tarn into sight


St Sunday Crag and Fairfield from the same spot


Steel Fell from the descent route ..


.. and again from further down seen over Dunmail Raise


Herdwick posing for a shot of Grasmere


looking much darker to the west over Helm Crag


Steel Fell from the descent ridge


looking over Town Head to Helm Crag from the descent ridge


looking back at Seat Sandal