7th June 2013

today's walk: Catbells - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Honister Hause

the Coledale fells from Portinscale back road

Skiddaw from Nichol End

the start of the path up Catbells looking west to Causey Pike

a schoolparty coming up Catbells with Blencathra in the distance

looking back down the ridge with Skiddaw beyond

looking up to Catbells from it's first minor top

looking back from the minor top

looking back down the north ridge of Catbells

Derwentwater from near the top with Blencathra in the distance

Catbells summit looking to Hindscarth and Robinson

looking down on the head of Derwentwater

Catbells from the path onto Maiden Moor

Goldscope mine and Low Snab from the path to Maiden Moor

Maiden Moor summit cairn looking to Hindscarth and Robinson ..

.. and looking onwards to High Spy

looking over Newlands Valley from near the top of Maiden Moor

zooming down onto Grange-in-Borrowdale

looking back at Maiden Moor with Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell beyond

High Spy summit cairn

zooming down to Rosthwaite from the col below High Spy

Launchy Tarn

another tarn looking back to High Spy - this dry weather ideal for this traverse over usually very wet terrain

Honister mine appears below

Black Star and a glimpse of Buttermere