Howtown circuit

Sun 30 Dec 2001

Route: Howtown - Steel Knotts - Wether Hill - Loadpot Hill - Arthur's Pike - Bonscale Pike - Howtown

Distance: 8.00 miles

Ascent: 2,400ft

Time: 5 hours

With: Anne and Roger & Ann Hiley with dogs


Sunny early on with great views but it started snowing and we walked in cloud from Loadpot Hill on

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Panorama from the climb up Steel Knotts

Anne and Ann ascending Steel Knotts

View northwestwards from Steel Knotts

Pikeawassa, Steel Knotts' summit

Leaving Steel Knotts for Wether Hill, The Nab centre right

Looking back to Steel Knotts

Climbing Wether Hill

View west from Keasgill Head

Leaving Wether Hill for Loadpot Hill

Trig point, Loadpot Hill summit

Lunch break at Arthur's Pike summit

The high pillar, Bonscale Pike

Descending to Howtown

Ullswater from Howtown

Previous Walk: back o' Skidda fells (Sat 29 Dec 2001)

Next Walk: Skiddaw (Mon 31 Dec 2001)

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