Friday 22nd August 2008


Start Point : Royal Oak car park Lindale (SD 413 806)


Distance : 5.5 miles          Height Ascended : 370 metres


Route Map 1



The path to the ‘field with a pylon' (not obvious)


Speckled Wood


………..or we’ll send the heavies!!


The head of Morecambe Bay from Raven's Barrow


The Winster Valley


Whitbarrow and extensive views beyond


Looking along the Newton Fell ridge from Dixon Heights towards the Coniston Fells (left)


The ruined tower on the top of Dixon Heights - Hampsfell behind


Fell Ponies on Dixon heights


Tom Tarn - note the wall through the middle


Too good an opportunity to miss for Hetty


Tom Tarn


The fruit of the Arum Lily aka Lord's & Ladies or Cuckoo Pint


The Coniston Fells and Langdale Pikes


Contrasting field colours - St Peter church Field Broughton just right of centre


Ingleborough over Arnside and the Kent Estuary from Hampsfell top


The Hospice – Hampsfell


Whitbarrow (middle left) and The Howgills (far right)




Small Tortoiseshell


Friday 22nd August 2008


Start Point : Layby area outside Whitestone Caravan Park (SD 391 841)


Distance : 2.0 miles          Height Ascended : 220 metres


Route Map 2




The southeasterly aspect from White Stone


The northwesterly aspect and the Coniston Fells


The unnamed tarn below the summit of White Stone




White Stone - Newton Fell's north top


Morecambe Bay from the true summit of Newton Fell - Blackpool Tower just left of centre above the hump


The summit of Newton Fell and High Newton reserviors


Hetty waits patiently whilst I battle through the thick bracken………………….