Knipe Scar

DATE : 17th May 2005

Bampton Fell , Wether Hill & Loadpot Hill from the start at Knipe Moor

Knipe Scar with the gorse in full flower

Buildings at Low Scarside , long since abandoned

The continuation of the ridge southwards

Close up of Mardale with Haweswater visible

Panning out reveals the fells surrounding Mardale

The Wether Hill / Loadpot Hill ridge from Knipe Scar

More Gorse in flower on the ridge

To the south of Mardale is the valley of Swindale

A family gathering

Penrith in distance

Mardale again from further along Knipescar ridge

Looking back along the ridge

Knipe Scar summit

Blencathra & the Mungrisdale Fells

Bampton Fell & the village of Bampton below

Close up of Bampton Grange

Looking north along the ridge as it fades away into the distance

Knipe Scar from the descent back to Knipe Moor

Close up of Haweswater & the dam from the road back to Shap