Sunday 18th February 2013
Start Point : The Street (NY 734 006)
Distance : 6.8 miles Height Ascended : 1570 feet
The top of
High Stennerskeugh Farm and the old limekiln.
The Howgills over Stennerskeugh Clouds
.and again from higher up.
High Dolphinsty - behind in the distance
Looking across Mallerstang to High Seat.
Ascending the short steep section of the north ridge to The Nab.
The Nab .nearly there.
Looking down the The Nab's north ridge .
..and again from the summit.
The lofty escarpment makes a short but excellent high level traverse.
Just beyond Yoadcomb Scar is an impressive collection of stone men.
Like other groups of
.and again, undoubtedly the high point of this walk, in more ways than one.
The summit of Wild Boar Fell where the triangulation column fits snugly into a wind shelter.
The Howgills over Sand Tarn - in the past, millstones were fashioned from the rocky outcrops hereabouts.
A frozen Sand Tarn.
Fell End Clouds and the Howgills.
There are many Fell Ponies on the lower slopes.