Sunday, 22nd May 2011




Walk: Place Fell, Scalehow Beck, Silver Hill
Start Point: Ullswater Grid Reference: NY 396 160
Distance: 10 miles Ascent: 2,600 feet

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Place Fell Summit


Leaving the summit of Place Fell


Sheltering in a sheepfold for lunch


High Dodd and Steel Fell


We descended Scalehow Beck


Scalehow Force was in spate


Ullswater as the weather improved


Tea break


We climbed behind Silver Hill


Steamer heading for Glenridding


Patterdale was now in sight


Water was pouring off the fells

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