Dow Crag

DATE : 30th August 2003









The Coniston Fells with the Old man on the right & Dow Crag on the left


Approaching the Cove with Buck Pike ahead and Dow Crag to the right


Dow Crag from Further up The Cove


Heading past Goat's Water towards Goat's Hause ahead


Goat's Water from the ascent to Goat's Hause


Dow Crag & scree slopes again from the ascent to Goat's Hause


To the north are Great How & Swirl How


Goat's Water shimmering in the afternoon sunshine with Coniston water in the background


Harter Fell stands proudly to the West


The continuation of the ridge from Dow Crag to Brown Pike


The Duddon valley down below with the Whitfell range behind


The Isle of Man is visible in the distance with Devoke Water in the foreground


Close up of Black Coombe


Dow Crag & Goat's Hause


Goat's Water being overlooked by the massive bulk of the Old Man of Coniston


Brown Pike & Little Blind Tarn , having no visible feed or exit .


Approaching Brown Pike


View across to the higher Lakeland Fells


The Dow Crag ridge of Brown Pike , Buck Pike & Dow Crag from White Maiden


View from the return of Swirl How to the left & Wetherlam to the right