15th February 2012

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


our starting point at Beck Wythop with Ullock Pike behind


Ullock Pike, Dodd and Bassenthwaite Lake from the ascent path


Lothwaite Side from the ascent track


more reflections in the same pool with Ullock Pike and Dodd behind


looking down on the pool with Dodd behind


the gate onto the open fell


looking up Bass Lake with the Helvellyn ridge in the far distance


climbing onto Lothwaite Fell with Bass Lake below


the foot of Bass Lake with the Back of Skiddaw fells beyond


Bass Lake from the top of Lothwaite Fell


heading from Lothwaite Fell towards Sale Fell


zooming in on a vast windfarm in the Solway


looking over the Solway to Criffel from the top of Sale Fell


descending the west ridge of Sale Fell with Ling Fell ahead


turning onto the lovely path into Wythop Valley


zooming in on Burthwaite and Eskin


the path into Wythop Valley


snowdrops at Kelswick Farm


looking back down Wythop Valley as we climb towards Wythop woods


on the path in Wythop woods


sunshine on the path ahead


in Wythop woods


the bridge over Beck Wythop


looking down Bass Lake to Binsey


Ullock Pike and Dodd seen over Bass Lake from the descent track


nearly back at Beck Wythop