Friday 27th April 2007


Start Point : Ashness Bridge (NY 269 196)


Distance : 9.2  miles         Height Ascended : 750 metres


Route Map


Ashness Bridge


Fine views of Derwent Water at the beginning of the walk...........


.......which only get better


Overlooking Keswick from the summit of Walla Crag


Panoramic view of the northern fells from Walla Crag


Looking back towards Walla Crag from the path leading to Bleaberry Fell


Derwent Water and the northwestern fells


The Helvellyn plateau from the summit of Bleaberry Fell


Looking back to Bleaberry Fell from the summit of High Seat

(Skiddaw behind to the left and Blencathra to the right)


High Seat group summit picture - Hetty, Martha & Millie


High Seat's ordnance survey column - Clough Head behind


‘Follow me I think I've seen some mud..............'


'…….......thought so'


The Pewits - a particularly boggy section of the route between High Seat & High Tove

(Martha likes it)


Looking north across Armboth Fell from it's summit……

…..Raven Crag left of centre in the middle distance


Armboth Fell summit cairn (!!) - High Tove to the left and High Seat to the right


The Dodds and Helvellyn ridges from Armboth Fell


Watendlath Tarn and farm


Grange Fell over Watendlath


The old packhorse bridge at Watendlath


Cooling off in Watendlath Beck


‘Wait for us’

(picture by Alex)




Watendlath Beck