Coombe Head & The Borrowdale Fells

DATE : 18th June 2004









Coombe Head on the ascent of Thornythwaite Fell


View back towards Borrowdale


The deep Rottenstead Gill with Bessyboot visible to the left


To the right is Seathwaite valley with Base Brown & Grey Knotts towering above


Not a care in the world ( other than choosing which bit of grass to munch on next )


Rosthwaite Cam & Dovenest Crag


High Knott with Borrowdale down below


The higher fells of Great End ( left ) and Lingmell ( right )


View towards Borrowdale from Coombe Head


Langdale with the Langdale Pikes , Pike 'o' Blisco & Bowfell visible


The return route along Stonethwaite Fell , Rosthwaite Cam & Bessyboot


Looking across the Langstrath valley to Pike 'o' Stickle


The sun comes out on Eagle Crag


View across to the Dale Head / Maiden Moor range


Tarn at Leaves & Bessyboot


Coombe Head & the cube shaped summit of Rosthwaite Cam


A rare patch on sunshine illuminates the Dale Head region


Close up of Honnister Crag


Coombe Head & Raven Crag from the descent by Rottenstone Gill


View of Seatoller & High Scawdel