Tuesday 19th February 2008


Start Point : Hartsop village car park (NY 410 130)


Distance : 5.0 miles          Height Ascended : 580 metres


Route Map


Photo-stop en route to Hartsop - the strong morning light baths the aptly named Red Screes


High Hartsop Dodd, Dove Crag and Hartsop Above How 0ver Brothers Water


Looking across heavily frosted fields and up Deepdale towards the higher Eastern Fells


A golden Arnison Crag - Helvellyn and Catstye Cam the high points in the centre with Birkhouse Moor to the right


Glenridding and the head of Ullswater overlooked by Sheffield Pike and Glenridding Dodd


And a wider view………….


The view south from Boredale Hause

Caudale Moor and Red Screes the high points either side of Kirkstone Pass beyond Brothers Water


Place Fell from the path up to Angletarn Pikes - Blencathra to the left


The view west from below the summit of Angletarn Pikes’ northern top


Looking northeast along the Beda Fell ridge from Angletarn Pikes northern top - unbroken views to the Pennine Hills


And the view to the northwest includes Place Fell and the head of Ullswater


Angletarn Pikes Panorama – includes Dove Crag, Hart Crag, Fairfield, the Helvellyn and Dodds ridges


Angle Tarn not surprisingly frozen after the prolonged spell of clear skies and settled weather


Superb skyline over Angle Tarn


Bannerdale from the top of Buck Crag


Rest Dodd and High Street from the gate at Satura Crag


High Street and Gray Crag and a glimpse of Hayeswater in between


Another view of Angle Tarn - this time from Brock Crags


The northwestern aspect from the summit of Brock Crags


Bruce enjoys the warm sunshine


Looking down on the village of Hartsop from Brock Crags


Looking up Pasture Beck and beyond to Threshwaite Mouth (the dip in the skyline)


Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield dominate the skyline beyond Brothers Water


Pasture Beck and Pasture Bottom


The view across Brothers Water and over Hartsop above How now includes St Sunday Crag to the right


Looking up Hayeswater Gill towards Rest Dodd