26th August 2014

this morning's walk: Walla Crag


in Hope Park


flower beds in Hope Park


Causey Pike, Maiden Moor and Barrow from the boat landings


below Friar's Crag looking to Catbells


.. and looking to Causey Pike


looking across to Stable Hills Cottage


Stable Hills Cottage from the other side with Skiddaw behind


the curved seat at the point of Copperthwaite How


the National Trust centenerey stone is completely out of the water


Calfclose Bay


looking down on the upper gate on the path up Cat Gill


the rock step up beside the wall


this used to be a good viewpoint before the trees grew up - a glimpse of Falcon Crag


the track up on the west of the wall has almost disappeared in bracken


looking south as I join the clear track to the summit


the Coledale fells from the windy top of Walla Crag


looking over Keswick to Skiddaw from the top of Walla Crag


Walla Crag summit cairn looking east to Clough Head and Great Dodd


Bleaberry Fell from the top of Walla Crag


looking over Derwentwater from the north ridge on the way down


looking over Keswick to Skiddaw


zooming in on Blencathra


Blencathra from the descent track


Skiddaw from the descent track


Dewentwater from the descent track


Keswick church from Springs Road

revisit yesterday's pictures of Keswick Show

.. other recent pictures

pictures taken with a new Lumix TZ60 since I lost my beloved Ixus in Scotland

you are welcome to copy and use these pictures but please credit the photographer - Ann Bowker
- or better still include a link to my homepage mad about mountains

another selection of recent pictures can be found at Tony Richards' Lakeland CAM

. more at LoweswaterCam

.. and yet more at Leaney's Lakeland Fells

... or visit the other end of England at Cornwall CAM

.... visit a fellow peak bagger and mountain lover at where2walk

..... Keswick Rambling Club Home Page


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