16th December 2011

today's walk: Keswick and Friar's Crag

fresh snow this morning in Portinscale

Portinscale bridge with Skiddaw beyond

River Derwent from the bridge

looking south towards Keswick from the bridge

sun on Carlside and Carlsleddam with Skiddaw Little Man to the right from the path to Keswick

gate on the Howrah path to Keswick

calm at Keswick boat landings

High Seat and Lord's Island from the foot of Friar's Crag

looking down Derwentwater to Rampsholme Island

looking across the lake to Stable Hills

Walla Crag, High Seat and Stable Hills reflected in Derwentwater

Barrow from Derwentwater shore

Friar's Crag

Causey Pike, Barrow and Friar's Crag

looking down east from Friar's Crag

Dodd above the cloud from near the boat landings

looking down the lake past Derwent Isle

the boat landings with High Seat now in cloud behind

the flooded path to Keswick isthmus - fortunately I had worn wellies

Catbells from the isthmus

Skiddaw from the road back into Keswick

Blencathra and the spire of St John's church from the road