1st April 2012

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): St Bees Head


the Priory Church of St Bees


St Bees beach from the cliff path


looking north along the cliffs from the first viewpoint


approaching Fleswick Bay


a closer look at the cliffs of Fleswick Bay


ripples in the sandstone on the beach


the sandstone cliffs from the beach


on the beach in Fleswick Bay


climbing back up from the beach


zooming down onto the strange rocks in Fleswick Bay


the steep climb up from Fleswick Bay


looking north from the first RSPB viewpoint


looking south from the second RSPB viewpoint


zooming in on the hundreds of guillemots on the cliffs


watching a hovering kestrel


looking towards Whitehaven from the cliffs


the Lakeland skyline ahead just before we leave the Coast to Coast route


a couple of small ponies - not very interested in friendly advances


St Bees school


the west door of the priory


inside a christening service is just finishing but we are made very welcome in this interesting church


tea stop in the sleeping child garden