Saturday 24th August 2007


Start Point : Mosser Lane (NY 127 217)


Distance : 5.2  miles         Height Ascended : 540 metres


Route Map


Loweswater from the steep climb up Darling Fell from Mosser Lane

Mellbreak, Hen Comb and Carling Knott the principal fells in the foreground


The view in the opposite direction overlooks the coastal plain and the Solway Firth


Nearing the grassy summit of Darling Fell and the views of Crummock Water and Buttermere become more extensive


The summit view itself – Low Fell to the left


Looking down on the village of Loweswater (left) and the surrounding patchwork of fields


The Vale of Lorton


Classic Lakeland - the view from Low Fell’s south top

AW advised ‘wait for a bright clear day and don’t forget the camera’ (good advice)


Whiteside and Grasmoor


Hetty seems more interested in soaking up the last of the afternoon sun


Crummock Water from the route between Low Fell and Fellbarrow


Low Fell's north top and the view across to Fellbarrow


Looking northeast across the Vale of Lorton - the top of Skiddaw (right of centre) fringed with cloud


Whiteside and Grasmoor catching the last of the afternoon sun


Looking back to Low Fell and the northwestern fells


The view northeast from the summit of Fellbarrow