26th August 2012

this morning's walk: Ling Fell


the road is closed for the replacement of electricity cables so no vehicle access to the usual start point


looking over the wall to Binsey as we walk up the road


wooden woodpecker on a telegraph pole on the way up the road


Sale Fell from the road


the track onto the eastern side of Ling Fell


looking east to Skiddaw from the track


looking over the heathery (ling) slopes to Graystones from the ascent path


zooming in over the Solway to Criffel


cloud on Skiddaw from the summit cairn of Ling Fell


Ling Fell trig point looking west


Binsey, the foot of Bassenthwaite Lake and Sale Fell from the top of Ling Fell


the descent path heading westwards


Rowland coming up the western path with Watch Hill behind


the descent path eastwards into Wythop Valley