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