25th August 2013

a patrol for the Lake District National Park

map of the circuit - sorry it's not very sharp

the walk started at Castlerigg stone circle - here looking west

cloud capped Blencathra

the sign for the first field path

Tewet Tarn looking south

Lonscale Fell with Skiddaw in cloud behind from Tewet Tarn

Blencathra from one of the stiles on the right of way

Lonscale fell from the other side of the wall

Blencathra from Tewet Tarn

the path to St John's church with High Rigg ahead

St John's church

pines on the descent from the church

bridge over Naddle Beck

no problems to report on this patrol - all the signs are in good order

High Rigg from the field path

Low Nest

High Nest

the path back towards Castlerigg

cloud now lifting from Blencathra

looking south to Low Rigg and High Rigg

I've never seen the stone circle so crowded

Skiddaw now almost cloud free