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.



Haystacks




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




Friday




Buttermere evening




Buttermere evening




Causey Pike from Rowling End




Scrambling up Causey Pike




Gordon, Jill, Kim and me on Causey Pike




Saturday morning