7th May 2013

today's walk: Walla Crag

Skiddaw from Portinscale bridge on a beautiful morning

spring in Hope Park

another shot in Hope Park

no idea why this picture frame has been erected above the lake

zooming in over the isthmus to Causey Pike and Barrow

folk boarding the launch at Keswick boat landings

Causey Pike from Friar's Crag

looking up Derwentwater from Friar's Crag

zooming up Derwentwater from below Friar's Crag as the launch passes

Catbells and Friar's Crag

zooming up the lake past a couple of Canada Geese

zooming in on the Cat Gill valley which I am planning to ascend

black poplars

zooming up Derwentwater from Calfclose Bay

looking over Calfclose Bay to Barrow and Grisedale Pike

the steep path up beside Cat Gill

looking up to the second of the three gates

looking down on the top gate with Derwentwater below

looking down the path up Walla Crag on the west side of the wall

looking west from Walla Crag summit

looking to Derwentwater foot and Bassenthwaite Lake from Walla Crag summit

Skiddaw and Keswick from the top of Walla Crag

Blencathra from Walla Crag summit cairn

Blencathra again as I leave the ridge of Walla Crag

on the lane from Rakefoot

St John's Church and Barf from Springs Road