19th June 2013

today's walk (Keswick rambling club):Cross Keys to Sedbergh by Cautley Spout and The Calf in the Howgill Fells


crossing the River Rawthey at the start of the walk


looking up the valley to Cautley Spout waterfall


closer to one section of the long waterfall


the steep climb up beside Cautley Spout


on the traversing path high above the waterfall


an Andy Gormley sheepfold - Yarlside in the distance


The Calf summit - the highest point in the Howgill fells


a sheltered spot for lunch out of the northwest wind


the Lakeland fells in the distance


zooming south to Ingleborough


descending westwards from Calders ..


.. and again zoomed in


approaching Arant Haw


looking back down the ridge of Arant Haw with The Calf beyond


Arant Haw summit


the Yorkshire three peaks, Pen y Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough


descending from Arant Haw


heading south towards Sedbergh


further down the valley with fields of buttercups below


looking east from the descent path


the last bit of path down to Sedbergh


cherry tree beside the descent path