Holme Fell & Black Fell

DATE : 18th June 2004

Holme Fell from near the start at Queen's Mary Bridge

Yew Tree Tarn comes into view on the ascent

Coniston Water from Holme Fell

The Helvellyn , Fairfield & Red Scree range

Lingmoor & the Langdale Pikes

The second fell of the walk , Black Fell

Close up of the Langdale Pikes

Weatherlam dominates the view to the west

The deep , steep sided Hodge Close Quarry

The quarry is a popular place with rock climbers

Rain moves in from the north during the trip between Holme Fell & Black Fell

In the distance is Ambleside with Red Screes to the left & Wansfell Pike to the right

Another view of the The Helvellyn , Fairfield & Red Scree range , this time from Black Fell

Close up of the pass of Dunmail Raise

Lingmoor & the Langdale Pikes again

Splendid view of the length of Windmere

Black Fell summit with Coniston Water in the background

View of the Langdale Fells

Holme Fell with Weatherlam & the Old Man of Coniston behind

Close up of Black Fell summit

The route back passes Tarn Hows

Waterfall in Lane Head Coppice