The Lakes     fullscreen slideshow | other albums

Plan A: Fly to Orkney. Plan B: Fly to Wales. Plan C: Hillwalking. Checked the flying weather forecast for the next few days. So plan C then. The Scottish mountains to be wet, so off to play in the Lake District for three days.


Dodgy self portrait on Haystacks top

Buttermere from Haystacks top

Haystacks top

Haystacks top

Ennerdale Water from High Crag

Sheepbone Buttress from High Stile

Looking towards Red Pike from High Stile

Dodgy self portrait on Red Pike top

Thursday evening

Dinner at the Bridge Hotel, Buttermere

Dawn at the campsite, Buttermere

Beautiful morning. Syke Farm camping, Buttermere

Morning. Syke Farm camping, Buttermere

Seathwaite, getting ready to climb Scafell Pike

Stockley Bridge

Stockley Bridge

The highest person in England! Scafell Pike summit

Mickledore and Broad Stand

Gordon considers his next move on difficult Broad Stand

Piers Gill on Scafell Pike

Jill and Kim on the Corridor Route

The Corridor Route

Follow those arrows

A wee tarn

Looking back to Seathwaite Fell


Buttermere evening

Buttermere evening

Causey Pike from Rowling End

Scrambling up Causey Pike

Gordon, Jill, Kim and me on Causey Pike

Saturday morning