22nd January 2012

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Grange Fell

windy as we get off the bus at Lodore Hotel

a glimpse of Lodore falls

on the steep path through the trees with Derwentwater below

Derwentwater and Falcon Crag from a viewpoint on the way up

walking beside Barrow Beck towards Watendlath

the bridge at Watendlath

climbing above Watendlath

Watendlath Tarn from the ascent route

another shot down to the hamlet of Watendlath

Ether Knott from our ascent route as the sun comes out

heading over bog towards Brund Fell

Brund Fell summit

zooming in south to Scafell Pike, Lingmell and Great Gable

ascending King's How with Borrowdale below

looking down Borrowdale from King's How

zooming in on Grange-in-Borrowdale

Derwentwater with Skiddaw beyond from King's How

zooming in on the sunshine on Shepherd's Crag

looking up Borrowdale from King's How

looking back to King's How

descending with Rosthwaite below

the lower part of the descent with Dale Head, High Spy and Castle Crag ahead

tea stop at the Bowder Stone