Friday 6th April 2007

 

Start Point : Brotherswater Inn (NY 403 118)

                   

Distance : 5.7  miles         Height Ascended : 770 metres

 

Route Map

 

Today’s walk - up the left one (Middle Dodd), across the top

and down the right one (High Hartsop Dodd)

 

Looking back down Caiston Beck towards Angletarn Pikes

 

Leaving Caiston Beck behind and beginning the steep climb up to Middle Dodd...........

 

.......but the effort is worth it as the views begin to open up and extend

 

Red Screes from the summit of Middle Dodd

 

The view north from Smallthwaite Band – click on image for a larger version

 

Middle Dodd with Place Fell, Angletarn Pikes and Hartsop Dodd behind

 

Zooming in on Helvellyn

 

The Froswick-Ill Bell ridge from the summit of  Red Screes

Harter Fell and Kentmere Pike beyond

 

Red Screes 360º panorama – click on image for a larger version

 

Looking across to the eastern arm of the Fairfield Horseshoe from Red Screes

 

It’s Cads’ turn on the fells today……………

 

Scandale Tarn below High Bakestones

 

Scandale from Little Hart Crag

 

Cad takes a keen interest.....

 

Overlooking the summit cairn on Little Hart Crag to St Sunday Crag - Helvellyn silhouetted centre

 

Looking down the High Hartsop Dodd ridge

 

Cad takes a well earned breather

 

Looking across to Middle Dodd and part of the ridge ascended earlier to the summit of Red Screes

 

Dove Crag, Hart Crag, Fairfield, Dollywagon Pike and St Sunday Crag from High Hartsop Dodd

 

Looking back up the ridge to the double-summit of Little Hart Crag

 

The steep descent off High Hartsop Dodd

 

Another view of Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield

from the lower slope of High Hartsop Dodd

 

Brothers Water

 

The Kirk Stone