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