1st November 2012

this morning's walk: Masmill Beck trail in Whinlatter Forest

Longside Edge, Dodd and Bassenthwaite Lake from Noble Knott

autumn colours in Whinlatter Forest from the same spot

Masmill Beck Trail is waymarked and shown on this map in black

we are following it anticlockwise

a slight inversion over Bass Lake as we join a forest road

fresh snow on Longside Edge

junction where this trail leaves the "Words in the Woods" trail

autumnal larches

looking back along the track

a diversion southwards for a view over the Vale of Keswick with the Dodds ridge beyond

zooming in on some fluffy cloud and Great Dodd

pine needles colouring the track on the way back

looking through the larches