|Walk:||Bracelet Moor, Broughton Mills, Great Stickle, Stickle Pike, Park Head Road, Caw, Natty Bridge|
|Start Point:||Parking area at corner of Broughton Moor Wood||Grid Ref:||SD 257 931|
|Distance:||10.6 miles||Ascent:||2,800 feet|
|Weather:||Misty all day but mild apart from on the summits|
7 members of the group, led by Ray
|Comments:||Unfortunately it was misty when we set out and there was no improvement until we were on our way home. This area was new to me and I was looking forward to visiting three of Wainwright's Outlying Fells. I think another visit will be in order in better weather.|
Scroll down to see photos of the walk
Setting out in mist . . .
we are pleased that our route doesn't lie in this direction
Kath and Garry pose by the stile
Broughton Mills Bridge
Heading up to Great Stickle . . .
where Robb matches the blue of the trig point
The trig point and cairn . . .
in whose shelter we stop for our morning break
Stickle Pike . . .
where it is still misty
Caw Fell, the last of the Outlying Fells . . .
where we stop for lunch . . .
and admire the views!
A rotting pole . . .
where we find a fine example . . .
of tiny leafed lichen
Natty Bridge takes us across . . .
The River Lickle . . .
Atmospheric woodland . . .
on our way back to the car