Wednesday 31st December 2008


Start Point : Low Bridge (Kentmere) (NY 458 039)


Distance : 5.3 miles          Height Ascended : 340 metres


Route Map



Kentmere Church (St Cuthberts) through the early morning mist


The signs look good for clear tops as height is gained on the way up to Green Quarter Fell


Freezing temperatutes create intricate patterns on this hawthorn


Cloud inversion extending up to Upper Kentmere


Looking towards Skeggles Water over one of the several ruined buildings dotted around Green Quarter Fell


Looking back to the ruined building as the mist rolls in again


Violet on a frozen Skeggles Water


Another of the ruined buildings makes a temporary resting place for Violet


Clear skies again - here looking towards the Bannisdale Fells


Upper Kentmere from near the summit of Hollow Moor


Fell ponies on Hollow Moor - Tarn Crag the high point behind


Fell ponies


Upper Kentmere


The Westerly aspect from Hollow Moor includes a distant view of Crinkle Crags (left)


Crinkle Crags through the Garburn Pass


Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick,Thornthwaite Crag and High Street




Fell ponies


The Sleddale Fells across Upper Longsleddale


The lower southern shoulder of Shipman Knotts


Crag Quarter


The Kentmere Horseshoe


Yoke, Ill Bell & Froswick


Great Spotted Woodpecker


Roe Deer hind with it’s characteristic white moustache and rump


What an intricate web we weave…………………………………