Sunday, 25th October 2009




Walk: Scorton picnic site, Wyre Way, Fishing Ponds, Lane Head, Harrisend Fell, Fell End, Nicky Nook, Scorton
Start Point: Scorton picnic site Grid Reference: SD 504 504
Distance: 8 miles Ascent: 1,100 feet
Time: 4.5 hours    
Weather: Wet! Light rain to start then heavy. Finally wind on Nicky Nook dried us off.
Comments: 18 in the group. We enjoyed ourselves and were able to find some shelter under trees for lunch. We had a dry but windy ascent of Nicky Nook.

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All good walking areas


An Autumnal lane


Sheltering under the trees for elevenses


A rain swept . . .


Harrisend Fell


To Fell End farm in the rain . . .


where we disappear amongst the grasses


We try to find some shelter under the trees . . .


for our lunchtime stop


Starting the ascent of Nicky Nook . . .


where John and Pat are neck and neck at the post . . .


and one photographer is photographed . . .


by 'David Bailey'!


Descending into Autumn at Nicky Nook . . .


and more Autumn colours


A living sign post


St Mary and St James RC Church, Scorton


Scorton Village . . .


where we re-group


and add to the Autumn colours

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