Sunday 19th April 2009

 

Start Point : Barley Bridge (SD 470 987)

                   

Distance : 2.3 miles          Height Ascended : 220 metres

 

Route Map 1

 

 

The weir at Barley Bridge

 

Hetty poses with stile…………………………….

 

Looking across the east end of Reston Scar towards the Potter Fell ridge

 

Kemp Tarn

 

Brunt Knott reflection  Kemp Tarn

 

Hugill Fell over Kemp Tarn

 

The summit of Reston Scar - to the left in the distance Red Screes between

Sour Howes and Sallows with Froswick extreme right

 

A hazy view east over the village Ings towards School Knott

 

Looking in to the Kentmere Horseshoe from the summit of Hugill Fell

 

High Knott and Williamson’s Monument from Hugill Fell

 

The Kentmere Valley from Hugill Fell

 

Hetty Hugill Fell

 

Looking to the top of Reston Scar from the descent of Hugill Fell

 

Peacock soaking up the early morning rays

 

What big ears you’ve got…………….

 

Start Point : Ullthwaite Bridge (NY 457 012)

                   

Distance : 2.6 miles          Height Ascended : 160 metres

 

Route Map 2

 

Ullthwaite Bridge

AW comments Ulthwaite Bridge dates from the 17th century and is scheduled as an historical monument……………’

 

Baa baa black sheep…………….

 

The eastern leg of the Kentmere Horsehoe from the lower northern slope of High Knott

 

Williamson’s Monument the memorial cairn that marks the summit of High Knott

 

Memorial tablet set in to the cairn…………………..

‘In memory of

Thomas Williamson

of Height, in Hugil, Gent.

who died Feb 13th 1797

Aged 66 years

Erected 1803’

 

The Kentmere Valley

 

 

An old stick in the mud!!