Whiteside & Hopegill Head

DATE : 26th June 2003









Dodd , the first ascent of the day with Mellbreak on the right


Lorton Vale from the top of Dodd


View back on Dodd from the ascent of Whiteside


Coledale Hause & Eel Crag from Whiteside


Mellbreak & Crummock water


Loweswater & the Loweswater Fells


The dramatic Gasgale Crags & Gasgale Gill on the southern face of Whiteside


The undulating ridge to Hopegill Head with Grisedale Pike , Ladyside Pike & Skiddaw behind


Hopegill valley from the Whiteside - Hopegill Head ridge


Gasgale Gill with Crummock water & Mellbreak visible


The route back from Hopegill Head to Ladyside Pike & Swinside


The magnificent Dove Crags of Grassmoor


Continuation of the ridge above Hobcarton Crag & Grisedale Pike


Hobcarton End & the Hobcarton plantation


Looking back on the tricky terrain encountered when descending Hopegill Head


The ridge from Ladyside Pike to Swinside


Ladyside Pike & Hopegill Head from Swinside


View north from Swinside