29th March 2013

today's walk: round Buttermere


start of the walk at the Fish Inn


the lane to the lake


Fleetwith Pike from the lakeshore


looking up Buttermere to Fleetwith Pike and Haystacks from the lakeshore path at the foot of the lake


High Crag and High Stile from the lakeshore path


looking down the lake to Mellbreak


looking over the lake to Haystacks


Fleetwith Pike and Warnscale Bottom as I near the head of Buttermere


Haystacks from the same spot


panoramic shot towards the head of Buttermere


High Crag and Burtness Comb seen across the head of Buttermere


looking up Warnscale Beck to Haystacks ..


.. and across it to Fleetwith Pike


one Belted Galloway being followed by some Highland cattle looking back towards Warnscale Bottom


two of the Highland cows


the farmer has dropped some hay for them close to the path


looking down Buttermere towards Grasmoor and Whiteless Pike


looking back along the lakeside path


looking east over the lake to High Snockrigg and Robinson


looking back up the lake again as I rejoin the path along its foot


High Crag and High Stile


the path from Buttermere village to Crummock Water shore


the river flowing into Crummock Water with Mellbreak across the lake