Monday 5th March 2007

 

Start Points : 1. Orthwaite (NY 252 337)

                    2. Binsey Lodge (NY 235 351)

 

Total Distance : 9.0  miles          Total Height Ascended : 860 metres

 

Route Maps

 

 

Binsey and Over Water from the beginning of the climb up Orthwaite Bank to Great Cockup

 

Bakestall, Skiddaw and  Ullock Pike from Great Cockup

 

A glimpse of Bassenthwaite Lake from the summit of Great Cockup

 

Frozenfell Gill - Meal Fell to the left with Little Sca Fell and Great Sca Fell behind

 

Skiddaw from Great Cockup’s lower eastern slopes

 

Looking back to Great Cockup from Meal Fell..................

 

……….....and the view in the opposite direction to Great Sca Fell

 

Time for a breather and a look back to Meal Fell and beyond from the steep climb up Great Sca Fell

 

Looking down Frozenfell Gill

 

The Caldbeck Fells from Brae Fell - High Pike the high point on the left.

Little Sca Fell the highpoint on the right - the grassy ridge path visible.

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The view east from Longlands Fell - Brae Fell left of centre.

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Another view of Binsey and Over Water from the summit of Longlands Fell

 

Sheep gathered in the yard of Orthwaite Hall

 

Over Water and a fine view of Skiddaw and the Uldale Fells

 

The view southwest from the summit of Binsey

 

The Uldale Fells from the lower eastern slopes of Binsey