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