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