6th November 2013

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Braithwaite - Barrow - Stile End - Scar Crags - Braithwaite


Barrow from the A66 cycle path to Braithwaite


walking through Braithwaite


looking down on Braithwaite from the foot of Barrow


on the ridge of Barrow with Braithwaite below


higher up the ridge with Skiddaw and Blencathra in the distance


looking across Newlands Valley to Catbells and Maiden Moor


descending into the hiatus before the upper half of Barrow ridge


Derwentwater from the upper part of the ridge


looking east over Newlands Valley to Swinside with Blencathra, Keswick, Great Mell Fell and the Dodds ridge beyond


looking back down the ridge from near the top


descending from Barrow summit


coffee stop at Barrow Door looking to Causey Pike


climbing above Barrow Door onto Stile End


descending from Stile End with Outerside ahead


the steep and narrow track to Sail Pass


leaving our lunch spot with the horrible path up Sail behind


reaching the summit plateau of Scar Crags with Sail behind


looking south over Hindscarth and Robinson


Causey Pike from the ridge of Scar Crags


back on the main stony path beside Stoneycroft Gill with Stile End and Barrow ahead


descending into Newlands Valley


Newlands Valley from the bridleway to Braithwaite


nearly back into Braithwaite