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