|Walk:||Grasmere shoreline, Landing Stages, Red Bank, Rydal Water, Steps End, Rydal, Coffin Route, White Moss|
|Start Point:||White Moss car park||Grid Reference:||NY 350 065|
|Distance:||6.2 miles||Ascent:||1,100 feet|
|Weather:||Cold wind but mainly sunny|
|Comments:||The first walk for Luna in the Lake District. She thoroughly enjoyed the freedom of running off lead for much of the time and even had a quick dip in Grasmere. Following the Coffin route back from Rydal we were able to enjoy the sun before returning to the car.|
Walking beside Grasmere . . .
Luna wants to be . . .
the 'king of the castle'
It's rather cold to be out on the water . . .
but Luna decides on a quick swim
Helm Crag enjoys early morning sun
Luna waits her turn to go through the gate
Dunmail Raise separates Helm Crag and the Helvellyn plateau
Rainbow . . .
- sign of drizzle across Grasmere?
Luna shows her balancing act . . .
before trotting towards me . . .
there seems to be a leg missing!
Grasmere . . .
and again at the opposite side of the islands
Returning by the Coffin Route . . .
Luna enjoys some exploration