25th July 2014

today's walk: Derwentwater foot and Nichol End

in the garden of Derwentwater Hotel with Bleaberry Fell in the distance

this often muddy path is very dry at the moment

Himalayan Balsam

a glimpse of Grisedale Pike through the trees

looking up the River Derwent towards Derwentwater

very low water level looking up Derwentwater

looking over Derwent Marina to Grisedale Pike

very low water looking east to Great Dodd

bee on a flower

looking north to Skiddaw

Clough Head and Great Dodd from the grounds of Derwent Bank

Skiddaw from Nichol End

I treated myself to an ice cream

Grisedale Pike from Portinscale back road

Swinside, Causey Pike and Barrow from the back road