22nd September 2013

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Barf, Lord's Seat and Seat How


the steep climb through the forest


tackling the rock step


at the top of the rock step


the head of Bassenthwaite Lake from above the rock step


the last bit of the steep ascent path emerges through these trees


on the path up Barf


Derwentwater and the Vale of Keswick from the slopes of Barf


arriving on Barf summit


the head of Bass Lake from the top of Barf


coffee stop on Barf looking down Bass Lake


looking back to Barf as we climb onto Lord's Seat


arriving on the top of Lord's Seat


on Lord's Seat summit


another view of Barf as we descend through the forest


moss covered trees on the way to Seat How


on the track to Seat How


lunch on Seat How


zooming in on Derwentwater from Seat How


descending from Seat How


an interesting very sticky fungus


descending towards the Vale of Keswick


Causey Pike from the descent track


Ullock Pike and Bass Lake from the lane as we exit the forest


Barf from the lane