29th January 2014

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Silver How

Grasmere from The Lea our starting point

sunshine on Stone Arthur

flood on the road to Grasmere village

Helm Crag ahead

footbridge over Easedale Beck

zooming in on Sourmilk waterfall

Herdwick ewe

looking back towards Helm Crag as we follow a path up Blacktarn Gill

falls in Blacktarn Gill

another shot back with snowy Fairfield and Great Rigg in the distance

on the path up Bl;acktarn Gill

looking down on Blacktarn Moss (probably once a tarn)

zooming in on the Langdale Pikes

We meet the A party who have been to Silver How and are heading to Blea Rigg

we carry on towards Silver How

on the way some of us visit the cairn on Long How

rather weedy tarn looking to the Langdale Pikes

Silver How summit - cool and breezy

Rydal Water and Grasmere from Silver How

leaving Silver How with Elterwater ahead and a bit of Windermere to the left

looking over a bit of quarry to the end of Lingmoor Fell with Wetherlam behind

looking down on Chapel Stile with Lingmoor Fell behind

looking back at Silver How

descending to Grasmere

back at The Lea