Friday 11th July 2008


Start Point : Far Sawrey (SD 379 954)


Distance : 5.4 miles          Height Ascended : 320 metres


Route Map



Looking towards Grizedale Forest and the  village of Near Sawrey - the Coniston Fells to the right hidden beneath the low cloud.


Scale Ivy Tarn


Scale Ivy Tarn


A break in the trees offers this distant view on the left of the Kentmere western ridge over Lake Windermere


Foxglove growing tall in the shelter of the trees


Wetherlam from the trig point on High Blind How - Crinkle Crags further to the right

(the bracken here was nearly shoulder height)


Bowness-on-Windermere from the same view point


Brownstone Tarn (not marked on some OS maps)


Bow Fell and the Langdale Pikes from Claife Heights


Ambleside at the head of Windermere with Fairfield and Red Screes the principal fells on the skyline


Hetty looking suitably muddy


Highs Moss Tarn


Scale Head Tarn above Wise Een Tarn (‘the reservoir of the Freshwater Biological Association’ AW)


Wetherlam, Crinkle Crags, Pike o' Blisco and Bow Fell from Wise Een Tarn


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Further round the dramatic view includes The Langdale Pikes


Wise Een Tarn


The boathouse at Three Dubs Tarn – and the rain


Moss Eccles Tarn


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Information plaque at Moss Eccles Tarn