22nd May 2012

today's walk: Farleton Fell - Holme Park Fell - Hutton Roof Crags - Borwick

early morning reflections in Killington Lake on the way down the M6

Townend Farm in Farleton from the start of the ascent path

looking down on Farleton from higher up the path ..

.. and again as I emerge onto the open fell

looking north from the slopes of Farleton Fell

Farleton Fell summit cairn looking to the higher Holme Park Fell

the unmarked summit of Holme Park Fell looking south to Warton Crag

limestone pavement on Holme Park Fell

looking north from the track off Holme Park Fell

quarrying westwards from near the foot of Holme Park Fell

track onto the higher Hutton Roof Crags

Hutton Roof Crags summit

the path off Hutton Roof Crags

bluebells in the forest on the way down

hawthorn blossom

beside the unrestored part of the Lancaster to Kendal canal

one of the old locks - planned for restoration

looking back at the lock

another of the old locks

a peaceful stretch of the old canal

the lock above bridge 140

bridge 140

nesting swan on the other side of the canal

Borwick Hall

the entrance gate to Borwick Hall

another canal bridge on this peaceful afternoon