1st May 2012

today's walk: High Rigg - Castlerigg stone circle

Legburthwaite and Castle Rock from the southern end of High Rigg

looking north into St John's in the Vale from the same spot

looking up the steep ridge of High Rigg

looking south from the ridge

Raven Crag from the ridge

Great How from the ridge

Thirlmere and Raven Crag from the ridge

zooming in on Castle Rock

the ridge towards the top of High Rigg

looking back to Great How, Thirlmere and Raven Crag

looking west from the very windy summit of High Rigg with a glimpse of Bassenthwaite Lake

St John's church

looking over St John's in the Vale to Clough Head

looking back at High Rigg from the path to Tewet Tarn

fell ponies with Tewet Tarn and Blencathra beyond

Blencathra from Tewet Tarn

stormy sky looking west over windswept Tewet Tarn

zooming in westwards to the Coledale fells

frolicking lambs beside the path to Castlerigg

looking west from Castlerigg stone circle

Blencathra from Castlerigg stone circle

Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell from Castlerigg stone circle

High Rigg, with the Helvellyn ridge behind, from the stone circle

a sheltered spot in the field corner - bt unfortunately I need to cross this stile ..

.. sorry for the disturbance