Start Point : Car Park opposite the Patterdale Hotel (NY 395 159)
Distance : 5.5 miles Height Ascended : 700 metres
A look back to the head of Ullswater from the path leading to Arnison Crag adjacent to the wall
Bruce leads the way while I play catch-up…….
Passing showers over Birkhouse Moor (left) and Sheffield Pike (centre distance)
Ullswater and Place Fell from the summit of Arnison Crag
Hartsop village nestled between the lower slopes of Brock Crags and Hartsop Dodd
Another view of Ullswater and Place Fell - Arnison Crag on the right
Zooming in on Angletarn Pikes
The heap of stones marking the grassy summit of Birks
Bruce near the summit of Birks
Looking down on Arnison Crag from the descent off Birks.
Angletarn Pikes and Brock Crags just below the cloud base
Striding Edge and Birkhouse Moor across the shoulder of Harrison Crag
Looking up Grisedale.
Birks dominating on the left as the Helvelyn ridge remains hidden
Another view of Grisedale higher up the
path to Keldas and Lanty’s
Glenridding and Ullswater from Keldas.
Skies clearing to the north as Gowbarrow Fell catches some sunlight