30th March 2013

today's walk: Seatoller - Seathwaite - Thorneythwaite - Stonethwaite - Rosthwaite


snow piled up at the bus stop in Seatoller where the Honister Rambler bus is currently turning back to Keswick


Great End from the lane to Seathwaite


Base Brown from the riverside path to Seathwaite approaching the Borrowdale yews


plaque at the Borrowdale yews


the largest of the yews


looking back at the yew enclosure


looking over Seathwaite from the return path to Thorneythwaite


Base Brown from the return path ..


.. and again with a line of trees in front


Herdwicks being gathered in - probably for lambing


colourful bottoms as they head for Thorneythwaite Farm


the very wide wall beside the farm track from Thorneythwaite Farm


lambs near Stonethwaite - each one with a plastic jacket


looking back to Stonethwaite from the lane eastwards


looking up the valley to Eagle Crag


zooming in on Eagle Crag


some tasty food for these pregnant ewes


Grange Fell from the path to Rosthwaite


looking over the river to Rosthwaite Fell


Castle Crag from near Rosthwaite