Mon 31 Dec 2001

Route: Latrigg car park (end of Gale Road) - Lonscale Fell - Skiddaw - Skiddaw Little Man - Skiddaw Lesser Man - Jenkin Hill - Latrigg car park

Distance: 7.50 miles

Ascent: 2,500ft

Time: 5 hours

With: Anne, Roger & Ann Hiley, Hilton Quigley, Ann Bowker and three dogs


A brilliant day - superb weather, magnificent views and excellent company

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The Hawell Monument

The three Ann(e)'s (Hiley, Leaney and Bowker) on the rim of Lonscale Crags looking down into Glenderaterra valley

Ascending Lonscale Fell

Lonscale Fell summit with Skiddaw Little Man and Skiddaw behind

360 Panorama from Lonscale Fell summit

Skiddaw Little Man and Skiddaw from Jenkin Hill

Panorama, Blencathra to Skiddaw Little Man, from the climb up to Skiddaw

Skiddaw Little Man and Derwent Water

Skiddaw's crowded summit

Westward panorama from Skiddaw's summit

Panorama southwards as we head for the final fell of the day, Skiddaw Little Man

Ann and Roger reach Little Man's summit, their final Wainwright!

Still standing after several beakers of Champagne

The Helvellyn ridge from Lesser Man

A late lunch break

Descending off Skiddaw Little Man with Blencathra and the Helvellyn ridge in the distance

Jenkin Hill and a touch of cloud over Little Man at sunset

Sunset over the northwestern fells

Sunset over the northwestern fells

Sunset over the northwestern fells

Previous Walk: Howtown circuit (Sun 30 Dec 2001)

Next Walk: Carron Crag (Fri 4 Jan 2002)

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