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