Friday 1st December 2006

 

Start Point : A591 layby adjacent to bus stop (NY 315 194)

 

Distance : 5.5 miles          Height Ascended : 670 metres

 

Route Map

 

 

On the High Rigg ridge looking north - Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell framed in the distance

 

High Rigg summit to the right and the view northwest

 

The Northern Fells from the summit of High Rigg………………….

 

………………and a westerly pamorama

 

Overlooking High Rigg’s summit cairn to Blencathra

 

Zooming in on Blencathra and the village of Threlkeld

 

St John’s in the Vale

 

St John’s Beck

 

Raven Crag from the Thirlmere Dam……………….

 

………………and the Thirlmere Dam from Raven Crag

 

A gloomy view of Thirlmere

 

Cad enjoys the view from the summit of Raven Crag

 

Clough Head and Calfhow Pike from the summit of Raven Crag

 

A view of Skiddaw from the wooded path down from Raven Crag

 

Marble plaque commemorating the laying of the first stone of the Thirlmere dam embankment