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