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