27th August 2014

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Thirlmere dam - High Tove - Watendlath - Ashness Bridge


Raven Crag from Thirlmere dam


plaque on the dam


Thirlmere from the dam


we followed the overgrown lakeside path to Armboth carpark ..


.. then up onto the hill here looking east towards Helvellyn


approaching the top of High Tove


chatting to a couple already on top of windy High Tove


lunch stop looking north to High Seat


descending to Watendlath


further down the zigzag descent path


overgrown bike at Watendlath


crossing the Watendlath bridge


in the valley below Watendlath


Derwentwater from Surprise View


Skiddaw from Surprise View


walking down the road to Ashness Bridge with Skiddaw ahead


I left the party at Ashness Bridge and walked down the road to catch the launch to Nichol End


Catbells from the launch


Surprise View from the launch


looking down Derwentwater from the launch


Skiddaw from the launch


Skiddaw from Nichol End


Latrigg with Blencathra behind from Nichol End