Sunday, 9th June 2013
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Haweswater car park
A motley crew
High Street with Harter Fell on left
Looking down from Old Corpse Road to The Rigg with Harter Fell, Mardale Ill Bell and High Street in the background
The Old Corpse Road (Swindale to Mardale)
We drop down into Swindale . . .
following a wall down to Swindale Head . . .
where there is a barn covered in moss
This makes a perfect place for our elevenses . . .
with good views of Swindale
We continue to follow Swindale Beck
Views down Swindale as we start to climb Nabs Moor . . .
where there are many small wild flowers
Mosedale Cottage comes into view
Checking for residents in Mosedale Cottage
Plaque on Bothy wall
Mosedale Cottage standing all alone
Looking down to Mosedale Cottage from Selside Brow
We eventually reach Gatescarth Pass
Haweswater from Harter Fell
Harter Fell top
Our route to Mardale Ill Bell
What can one say!
High Street at last
Our route back in the foreground . . .
Looking down from our descent with Haweswater in the distance
Deep in concentration . . .
and it was needed