A Newlands Round

Wed 2 Oct 2013

Route: Newlands Church, Little Town - Low Snab Farm - Scope End - Hindscarth - Hindscarth Edge - Dale Head - Dalehead Tarn - High Spy - Maiden Moor - Hause Gate - Little Town - Newlands Church

Distance: 9.00 miles

Ascent: 2,980ft

Time: 4 hours 15 minutes

With: Peter Huzan


A walk in the cloud. Windy, very windy at times

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North from the path up Scope End. No view of Skiddaw today

The way ahead from Scope End

Looking back down the ridge as we are about to enter the cloud

Hindscarth summit cairn/shelter

Dale Head's summit cairn

Close up of the cairn

Dalehead Tarn

The 'start' of Newlands Beck, near Dalehead Tarn

High Spy summit cairn

Maiden Moor summit cairn. Yep, we are still in the cloud but its down hill from here

Dropping out of the cloud. Catbells ahead, Bassenthwaite Lake on the left and Derwent Water on the right

Derwent Water

Looking up Borrowdale

Autumn is on its way

Descending through the Yewthwaite old mine workings

Mine workings

Scope End on the left and High Snab Bank on the right from Little Town

Previous Walk: Ten Fells from Hartsop (Tue 1 Oct 2013)

Next Walk: Easedale Tarn (Sat 5 Oct 2013)

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