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