25th November 2014

today's walk: Walla Crag then Keswick back to Portinscale

in Hope Park

the bird feeding area near Keswick boat landings

Keswick boat landings looking to the Coledale fells

looking up Derwentwater ..

.. and again from below Friar's Crag

Catbells and Friar's Crag

very wet in Ings wood

looking back towards Stable Hills

Walla Crag - today's goal

looking up Derwentwater over Calfclose Bay

people I know with two friends stopped for coffee beside Cat Gill

looking down on the top gate beside Cat Gill

for a change I followed the wide path east of the wall

Derwentwater from the top of Walla Crag

Walla Crag summit cairn looking east to the misty Dodds

Derwentwater from a bit further along the ridge

Keswick with misty Skiddaw behind

the descent path with Lonscale Fell and Blencathra ahead

looking back at Walla Crag

Derwentwater from the descent path

St John's church from Springs Road

zooming up the River Greta to misty Grisedale Pike

the Coledale fells from the path to Portinscale

Dodd, Longside Edge, Carlside and Skiddaw from the path to Portinscale

Grisedale Pike above some Portinscale houses

revisit yesterday's pictures of Friar's Crag and Keswick to Portinscale

other recent pictures

a cruise to the Outer Hebrides including St Kilda

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

a recent short trip to Wales

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

Skiddaw homepage . . . . . . my homepage