Friday 9th January 2009

 

Start Point : Staveley / Bowston backroad (SD 490 980)

                   

Distance : 7.3 miles          Height Ascended : 570 metres

 

Route Map

 

 

The small waterfall by Side House

 

Back a' Side House

 

Hetty and Martha – ever alert

 

The last of the hazy sunshine as height is gained on the way up to Brunt Knott.

Most of the walk from here was in the thick misty conditions – route-finding made a little easier by the network of identifiable walls on the map

 

The summit of Brunt Knott - no views today

 

Ulgraves summit cairn

 

A frozen Gurnal Dubs confuses the dogs

 

Gurnal Dubs icy reflections

 

Potter Tarn

 

Ghyll Pool – a secondary reservoir to Potter Tarn used in the past to supply water to Cropper’s paper mill at Burneside

 

Robin