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