15th January 2013

this morning's walk: Rydal to Grasmere

looking up Rydal Water before sunrise with Silver How ahead

signs of sunrise looking back from near the big cave

first sunshine on the slopes of Nab Scar ..

.. and zooming in on Helm Crag

looking over the head of Rydal Water

first view of Grasmere with Silver How behind

looking over Grasmere to Steel Fell (with Helm Crag in front), Dunmail Raise and Seat Sandal

zooming in on Helm Crag with Steel Fell behind

looking back down Loughrigg terrace

Nab Scar and the ridge to Fairfield

zooming in on Great Rigg - Fairfield appears to be in cloud beyond

now on Grasmere shore looking north to Dunmail Raise

zooming in on Helm Crag and the island

maximum zoom on Helm Crag

looking back to Loughrigg

Seat Sandal, Stone Arthur and Great Rigg

the path up where sadly one has to leave the lakeshore and join the road

Grasmere church from the garden centre