Monday 16th February 2009

 

Start Point : Canny Hill (SD 369 859)

                   

Distance : 5.2 miles          Height Ascended : 240 metres

 

Route Map

 

 

Following the grassy track from Canny Hill and looking up to Bigland Barrow's north top

 

Gummer's How above the foot of Windermere (just visible centre)

 

Another look back - Summer House Knott on the left, Gummer's How centre and Staveley Fell to the right

 

Same view over Bigland Barrow's lower north top

 

Martha finds something interesting in the long grass

 

Looking north along Bigland Barrow's short ridge

 

The old watchtower marks the summit of Bigland Barrow's main top

 

Haverthwaite Station the southern terminus of the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway

 

Zooming in on a distant Kentmere Horseshoe

 

Martha guards a stone……………………………….

 

The private fishery below Bigland Barrow's main summit

 

Bigland Tarn

 

Bigland Tarn

 

A trio of Greylag Geese

 

Another view of the fishery (tarn) at Back Reddings Allotment