Saturday 28th July 2007

 

Start Point : Hartsop village (NY 409 130)

                   

Distance : 10.4  miles       Height Ascended : 1120 metres

 

Route Map

 

Looking up  Threshwaite Glen to Threshwaite Mouth from the path just above Hartsop

 

Brothers Water and the sunlit ridge of Hartsop Above How

Dove Crag, Hart Crag, Fairfield and St Sunday Crag on the skyline

 

Same view higher up

 

Pink woolly jumpers………….

 

High Street and Gray Crag and a glimpse of Hayeswater from Brock Crags

 

Not so bright to the northwest as Glenridding catches a passing shower

 

Bruce surveys the scenery from the summit of Brock Crags

 

Angle Tarn from Brock Crags

 

Looking down on Brothers Water

 

Bannerdale from Satura Crag - Beda Fell to the left, The Nab to the right

 

Brock Crags, Buck Crag and Angletarn Pikes stand out against the Helvellyn range

 

The Nab from Rest Dodd's lower northern flank - the numerous peat hags creating the striated pattern

 

Peat hags in close up

 

Looking north down Howe Grain from Nab End towards a sunlit Hallin Fell………………….

 

…….........and the view south to Rest Dodd

 

Thornthwaite Crag and the Gray Crag ridge from the summit of The Knott

 

Looking back to Rest Dodd and The Nab from The Knott

 

Riggindale and Haweswater from the Straits of Riggindale on the High Street ridge

 

Gray Crag and Hayeswater from the High Street plateau

 

Hayeswater Panorama

 

Carlsberg don’t do cairns – but if they did………..

Thornthwaite Beacon – probably the most distinctive cairn in Lakeland

 

Looking north to Ullswater from Thornthwaite Crag

 

Bruce just below the summit of Thornthwaite Crag

 

Threshwaite Mouth from Gray Crag

 

The summit of Gray Crag with Brock Crags and Place Fell behind

 

A wider view including Rest Dodd

 

Hartsop village

 

The ridge path down from Gray Crag and Brock Crags across Hayewater Gill

 

Another view of Hartsop village which nestles between the lower slopes of Hartsop Dodd and Brock Crags