5th July 2012

this morning's walk: Sale Fell


Longside Edge and Dodd from the A66 at Beck Wythop


looking back down the path from Beck Wythop


emerging into the Wythop valley with Ling Fell ahead


cottage at Lowthwaite Side from the trackside tarn


windblown tree and unexpected blue skies


Lord's Seat and Broom Fell from the track to Lothwaite


looking to the head of Bassenthwaite Lake from the track to Lothwaite


Skiddaw and Bass Lake from Lothwaite


Sale Fell from the top of Lothwaite


the ridge towards Sale Fell with Ling Fell to the left


looking back east from the top of Sale Fell


looking southeast from Sale Fell with the Helvellyn ridge in the distance


looking west from the top of Sale Fell


the west ridge of Sale Fell with Ling Fell ahead


looking north from the ridge towards Watch Hill


the lovely path into the Wythop Valley


looking back up the path


Wythop Old Church


back at Beck Wythop, cloudier but no sign of the threatened torrential rain