10th October 2012

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Lonscale Fell and Latrigg


starting off up Spooney Green Lane


looking west to the Coledale Fells from Spooney Green Lane


heading up Whit Beck with the tourist track up Skiddaw to the left and Lonscale Fell to the right


a very hazy morning, zooming in on High Rigg with the Helvellyn ridge behind


zooming in south over Derwentwater to the highest Lakeland fells


on the slopes of Lonscale Fell looking west


looking southwest over the Vale of Keswick to the Coledale fells


a rest stop, looking south over High Rigg to the Helvellyn ridge


looking west from the slopes of Lonscale Fell


nearly at the top with Derwentwater below


Skiddaw and Little Man from Lonscale Fell summit


looking north over Burnt Horse ridge to Great Calva and Knott from the east top


mist coming in over Blencathra from the east top


the start of the descent from Lonscale Fell


further down the south ridge looking to High Rigg and the Vale of St John


Clough Head and the Dodds from the descent path


heading west below Lonscale Fell


Lonscale Fell behind as we climb onto Latrigg


Derwentwater from the ridge of Latrigg


looking east to Great Mell Fell and Clough Head from the ridge of Latrigg


heading west along the ridge of Latrigg


another shot westwards to the Coledale fells


looking northwest to Bassenthwaite Lake, Dodd and Millbeck


Derwentwater from the ridge of Latrigg


the Coledale fells from the same spot


Lonscale Fell from the descent path


worse weather drifting in over Catbells, Hindscarth and Robinson from further down