Lank Rigg Circuit

DATE : 10th September 2004









Dent & Flat Fell from the ascent of the first fell , Blakey Raise


Close up of Uldale


Looking across to the two highest fells of this circuit , Whoap to the left & Lank Rigg to the right


Close up of the river Calder


On Grike now with Crag Fell dead ahead


Ennerdale Valley & Water from Crag Fell


View across Ennerdale Water to the Gavel Fell range


Herdus & Bowness Knott


Close up towards the head of Ennerdale Valley with Pillar prominent


Iron Crag lies further along the valley


View back on Crag Fell from the ascent of Whoap


The route across from Whoap to Lank Rigg


The Whoap Beck valley with Blakey Raise & Grike passed earlier in view


A murky view of Caw from the ascent of Lank Rigg


The two summits on Lank Rigg


The return route crossing Kinniside , Latterbarrow & Swarth Fell


On Kinniside looking across to Latterbarrow


The fine profiles of Blakey Raise & Grike


Looking across the river Calder to Swarth Fell


To the right is the head of the river Calder


And to the left the river runs down towards Blengdale


Grike & Crag Fell from Burn Edge