Sunday, 18th November 2012
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A total of 9 people gathered for this walk
Our first summit, High Crag . . .
from where we can see our route to . . .
The group takes a breather en route
Embsay Reservoir from the Crag
The bridge over Moor Beck . . .
which feeds the reservoir
Lots of rocks to choose from as we stop for elevenses
Looking west to Flasby Fell
Crookrise Crag Top
The woods are steaming in the sunshine
Waterfall Gill . . .
which has a choice of crossing places . . .
and some large rocks
Making our way towards . . .
Rylstone Cross . . .
set in a prominent position . . .
overlooking the valley
And again from a different angle
Continuing alongside the wall to . . .
Cracoe Obelisk . . .
a war memorial dated 1914 - 1919 (?)
A substantial shooting Lodge . . .
which the group decides to investigate . . .
stands in a lonely position
The former Reservoir Keeper's house at Upper Barden Reservoir . . .
and dated 1883