Thursday 21st March 2013

 

Start Point : Sedbergh (SD 659 922)

                   

Distance :  8.4 miles         Height Ascended : 2500 feet

 

Route Map

 

 

Settlebeck Gill - left for Winder right for Crook.

 

Heading for Arant Haw - a first outing for Percy will he wait………………….?

 

……….........no!!

 

The path alongside Settlebeck Gill soon joins that coming from Winder.

 

Looking northeast towards Wild Boar Fell and Swarth Fell.

 

Calders from Arant Haw.

 

Calders, Little Dummacks and Great Dummacks.

 

Looking over Bram Rigg Beck - to the right the sweeping ridges of the Howgills’ western flanks.

 

Heading for Calders.

 

Arant Haw......................

 

…………........and again from the summit of Calders.

 

Bram Rigg Top and The Calf from Calders.

 

Looking northwest from the summit of The Calf - in the distance beyond White Fell Head and Breaks Head is the High Street massif…………….

 

………………......and the view north taking in Simons Seat and Hazelgill Knott.

 

Yarlside.

 

Arant Haw on the return.

 

Hobdale.

 

Another dramatic view of the ridges buttressing the western flanks of the Howgills.

 

Crook.

 

The great long distance views continue even from the relatively lowly height of Winder - the Lakeland hills clearly visible to the west.

 

Arant Haw over Winders summit topograph…………………..

 

…….........and also the concrete trig column

 

The upper Lune valley.

 

Sedbergh from Lockbank Farm.