Friday 14th October 2011

 

Start Point : Maggie’s Bridge (NY 134 210)

                   

Distance : 6.3 miles          Height Ascended : 620 metres

 

Route Map

 

 

Carling Knott from the car park at Maggies Bridge.

 

A look back from the track above High Nook Farm to Darling Fell and Low Fell.

 

Blake Fell over High Nook Tarn.

 

A lone walker crosses the short ridge between High Pen and Blake Fell.

The blue skies enjoyed briefly at the start of the walk have now disappeared.

 

The southern approach to the summit of Blake Fell.

 

A brief and gloomy glimpse of Knock Murton and Cogra Moss from the summit of Blake Fell.

 

Burnbank Fell.

Blake Fell, High Pen and Knock Murton.

 

The old iron straining post incorporated into the modern fence that marks the top of Burnbank Fell………….

 

……………for those in doubt there is a pile of stones nearby.

 

Looking through the gloom over Loweswater towards Grasmoor.

 

Crossing Holme Beck.

 

Low Fell  from the start of the grassy track into Holme Wood.

 

Holme Wood.

 

‘Come in No.3………………….’

 

Darling Fell.