High Snockrigg to Dale Head Circuit

DATE : 13th - 14th May 2005

Newlands Hause and Knott Rigg from the ascent of High Snockrigg

Long shadows around Buttermere village

Fleetwith Pike lit up by the late evening sunlight from Goat Crag

The sun just catches the top of Haystacks with Great Gable & Kirk Fell behind

The pines on the south Buttermere shoreline

Tonight's precarious pitch

Close up of a now goldern Fleetwith Pike

The sun sets behind Mellbreak

Haystacks , Great Gable & Kirk Fell again this time in the early morning sunlight

The High Stile range

North western view to Buttermere village , Mellbreak & Crummock Water

Fleetwith Pike & Haystacks

High Stile & Red Pike

Knott Rigg & the Grasmoor range on the ascent of Robinson

Looking back on High Snockrigg below

Fleetwith Pike & the Honnister Pass

Fleetwith Pike & Haystacks again from the Robinson - Hindscarth ridge

The route ahead to Hindscarth & Dale Head

Close up of Pillar over in Ennerdale

On Dale Head now looking down Honnister Pass to Buttermere & High Stile

View to Newlands valley from Dale Head

Descending to Honnister Hause with Grey Knotts behind

The Honnister Pass

The High Stile range from Lower Gatesgarthdale

Goat Crag , my residence the previous evening

High Snockrigg from the ascent back to Newlands Hause

To the north are Whitless Pike , Wandope & Sail with Sail Beck below

Back at Newlands Hause looking down Keskadale