24th March 2013

today's walk: round Derwentwater

Swinside, Causey Pike and Barrow from Portinscale back road

Grisedale Pike from the back road

Skiddaw from Nichol End

Causey Pike from the path to Hawse End

Walla Crag seen over rough Derwentwater from Hawse End jetty

zooming in on the top of Catbells

looking over Otterbield Bay

Latrigg and Blencathra with Otterbield Island in front

Skiddaw over the rough lake with Otterbield Island in front

Walla Crag from Low Brandlehow jetty

the corner into Brandlehow Bay

High Brandlehow jetty with Skiddaw in the distance

Otter Island with Blencathra and Walla Crag to its right

zooming in on Blencathra

the boardwalk at the head of the lake with Castle Crag ahead

zooming in on Castle Crag

Skiddaw from the head of Derwentwater ..

.. and again zoomed in

the new "Chinese" bridge

Catbells from near Kettlewell carpark

looking across Calfclose Bay to the Coledale fells

zooming back up the lake to Castle Crag with higher fells beyond

Catbells from Friar's Crag - very low water level

looking up the lake from the same spot

Causey Pike and Barrow from the path to Portinscale ..

.. which has more snow than any other path I used on this circuit

looking back along the path to Keswick with Clough Head behind

Skiddaw from near Portinscale bridge