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