23rd May 2012

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Ullscarf


Thirlmere very calm as we climb above it


climbing onto the east ridge of Ullscarf


looking down on the head of Thirlmere


looking over Steel End to Dollywaggon Pike, Fairfield and Seat Sandal


looking down on Thirlmere with the Helvellyn ridge beyond


zooming over Helm Crag, Gibson Knott and Loughrigg to Windermere


a glimpse of Windermere and Grasmere from the summit plateau of Ullscarf


Ullscarf summit looking north


westward panorama from Ullscarf


360 degree panorama from Ullscarf - click on the image for a larger version


looking north to Skiddaw and Blencathra with High Seat and Raven Crag in front from the ridge of Ullscarf


descending from Ullscarf with the Helvellyn ridge ahead


looking north over Blea Tarn to High Seat with Skiddaw beyond


descending northwards


Blea Tarn below


descending eastwards into the woods around Harrop Tarn


the descent path through the woods


Harrop Tarn


on the shore of Thirlmere


looking down Thirlmere from the shore


on the lakeside path