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