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
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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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