Illgill Head & the Screes

DATE : 5th May 2002

The Screes

Wasdale Head with Kirk Fell at the back

Burnmoor Tarn & Eskdale Fell

Close up of Wasdale Head

Burnmoor Tarn with Harter Fell & the Coniston Fells behind

Yewbarrow , Kirk Fell & Great Gable from near Illgill Head

Close up of Yewbarrow with Pillar and Red Pike behind

The steep slopes of the Screes heading down to Wastwater

Middle Fell , Seatallon & Haycock

The continuation of the route across the scalloped edged Screes

Buckbarrow & Greendale

Looking back towards Wasdale Head

Middle Fell , Yewbarrow & Wastwater

Close up of Illgill Head with Great Gable on the left

The view from Whin Rigg over Low Wood & Wasdale Hall

Approaching the southern shore

The steepness of the Screes can clearly be seen

View of the Wasdale Fells