21st July 2013

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Great Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Hart Side


heading for Great Dodd from the east


looking back to Great Mell Fell from the ascent track


hazy looking north towards Blencathra


looking east to Great and Little Mell Fells as a cyclist hurtles down this bridleway at high speed


Clough Head with hazy Skiddaw and Blencathra beyond from the path up Great Dodd


Skiddaw from the summit cairn on Great Dodd


zooming in on hazy Keswick and the foot of Derwentwater


the summit shelter on Great Dodd


heading down from Great Dodd - the fell ahead is Stybarrow Dodd with Helvellyn beyond


Thirlmere from Watson's Dodd


zooming in over Great How to Thirlmere dam


Skiddaw from the top of Watson's Dodd


Watson's Dodd summit cairn


looking back to Great Dodd from the path up Stybarrow Dodd


Stybarrow Dodd summit


lunch spot on Stybarrow Dodd


leaving Stybarrow Dodd


the strange excavation on Hart Side


Ullswater from Birkett Fell


zooming in on Ullswater


descending beside the wall


heading down the valley towards Dowthwaite Head


Dowthwaite Head


roadside fence looking to Gowbarrow Fell