Friday 20th October 2006


Start Point : Mosedale village  (NY 357 322)


Distance : 12.3 miles        Height Ascended : 900 metres


Route Map


The eastern shoulder of Bowscale Fell from the path leading to Carrock Fell above Mosedale village –

Great Mell Fell in the middle distance.


Hetty on her second outing


Hester on a misty Carrock Fell summit


High Pike from the Carrock Fell ridge……

…….most of the high tops remained frustratingly hidden today


Looking back to Carrock Fell from below the summit of High Pike


Hetty takes a break on the memorial bench on the top of High Pike………..


……….....Hester joins in


Looking down Grainsgill and beyond from the Lingy Hill bothy


Great Calva from the grassy summit of Knott


Looking west from the path from Knott to Great Calva and a glimpse of Bassenthwaite Lake


Looking south from the the summit of Great Calva and down the valley separating Blease Fell (l) and Lonscale Fell (r)...


....and the view north to Knott


The summit of Carrock Fell briefly clears of cloud for this view from Great Calva


A distant glimpse of Thirlmere between the shoulders of Blease Fell and Lonscale Fell


Carrock Fell, Bannerdale Crags, Blencathra (in clouds), Blease Fell and Lonscale Fell from Great Calva


Hester & Hetty enjoying the vast expanse of heather………


....and then time for a quick dip in Wiley Beck


The fence marking the direct route route off Great Calva down to the bridge over Wiley Gill


Lonscale Fell & Skiddaw Little Man from the River Calder valley