11th February 2013

Skiddaw from near Portinscale bridge

zooming in on Carlside and Carlsleddam

Skiddaw from the bridge

zooming in on Dodd ..

.. and on Grisedale Pike

this afternoon's short walk: anticlockwise to Derwentwater foot

Causey Pike and Barrow from Portinscale back road

zooming in on Grisedale Pike

Portinscale back road

zooming in on Clough Head as we enter the grounds of Derwentwater Hotel

zooming out to show Great Dodd as well

the Skiddaw massif

zooming in on Carlside, Skiddaw and Little Man

looking up Derwentwater from its foot

zooming in on Bleaberry Fell

Walla Crag and Bleaberry Fell from Derwentwater foot

looking up the River Derwent

a plump mallard drake

so pleasant this afternoon that folk are drinking outside the hotel