Lingmoor & Side Pike

DATE : 27th February 2004

Side Pike , the steepness of it's westerly front can be clearly seen

Lingmoor Fell , fresh from a dusting of snow

Pike 'o' Blisco at the start of the ascent of Side Pike

The Band , seperating Mickleden to the right & Oxendale to the left

Across the Langdale valley are the Langdale Pikes

Close up of the Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel

Blea Tarn , its edges frozen by the recent cold weather

Mickleden with Bowfell rising to the left & Pike 'o' Stickle to the right

And to the left , Oxendale & the Crinkles

Further along the Langdale valley is the New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel at the foot of Styckle Ghyll

The forecasted snowstorm moves in from the North East

The imposing western face of Side Pike

The snowy path leads to the summit of Lingmoor Fell

The village of Chapel Stile sits below near the start of the Langdale valley

Elterwater & Windmere lie to the east

Spot the Chelski fan

Little Langdale Tarn with Wetherlam & the Greenburn valley in the background

Little Langdale Tarn again