Skiddaw via Skiddaw House

DATE : 29th January 2005

Clough Head & Great Mell Fell from near the Latrigg car park

Latrigg , the mist can be seen in Derwent valley to the left

Glenderaterra Beck heads down the ravine seperating Skiddaw & Blencathra

Heading along the Cumbrian Way underneath Lonscale Crags

In the distance is Skiddaw House , the old Youth Hostel no longer inhabited .

High above is Jenkin Hill & Little Man

Crossing Salehow Beck

Great & Little Calva on the ascent of Sale How

View along the Caldew valley to Carrock Fell

On Sale How summit with the continuation of the route to Skiddaw ahead

Skiddaw Little Man

View south to Derwentwater

Carl Side & the North Western fells

Skiddaws western arm of Longside edge & Ullock Pike

Skiddaws summit ridge

View down Barkbethdale

Lonscale Fell & Blencathra

The route of descent along Blake Hill & Hare Crag

Blencathra & the deep Roughton Gill

Further along the Cumbrian Way Helvellyn & High Rigg come into view

The Dodds / Helvellyn ridge illuminated in the late afternoon sunshine

Skiddaw from Latrigg