20th April 2013

today's walk: Derwentwater foot

Derwentwater from the garden of the Derwentwater Hotel

drake mallards beside the River Derwent

daffodils beside the River Derwent

the water level has dropped dramatically since yesterday and we can now easily reach the lake ..

.. but the river level is still quite high ..

.. and looking up the lake it is still rather choppy

Skiddaw reflected in one of the pools

Clough Head and Great Dodd

zooming in over the Derwentwater Hotel to Dodd

zooming in over Keswick to Clough Head

daffodils and Grisedale Pike from Portinscale back road

Swinside, Causey Pike and Barrow seen over the daffodils