Sunday, 29th April 2007


Walk: Rothay Park, Skelghyll Force, High Grove, The Struggle, Kirkstone Pass, Red Screes, Scandale Pass, Little Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike, Low Pike, Low Sweden Bridge, Rothay Park
Start Point: Rothay Park footbridge Grid Ref: NY 371 044
Distance:  12 miles Ascent:  3,600 feet
Weather: A bright and sunny day
Accompanied by:

Marie, led by me

Comments: An enjoyable route onto Red Screes - the best I have done. Good views in the morning but mist later on.


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Stockghyll Force


Red Screes and the Kirkstone Pass


Breakfast time


Is this my best side?


Kirkstone Pass Inn


And again from higher up


Kirkstone Pass Road and Windermere


Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield


Unnamed tarn on Red Screes and from left to right: Coniston Old Man, Wetherlam, Pike O'Blisco, Crinkle Crags, Bow Fell, the Scafells and Great Gable


Cairn near summit


Middle Dodd and Brothers Water with Place Fell behind

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