Sat 5 Nov 2016

Route: Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Dore Head - Overbeck Bridge

Distance: 4.00 miles

Ascent: 1,900ft

Time: 5 hours 45 minutes

With: Jill & Nigel, Gary & Sharon


Jill and Nigel's 214, great day, cold wind, lots of sunshine

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Yewbarrow, today's objective

Yewbarrow from the car park at Overbeck Bridge

Gaining height and the views over Wastwater to the southwest open up

Heading up

We gain the ridge

Looking across to Haycock and Red Pike

Wastwater from high up on Yewbarrow's south ridge

Looking across to the Scafells

Burnmoor Tarn

Made it

Jill and Nigel, 214

Red Pike and Pillar

Heading for Dore Head

Kirk Fell and Great Gable

Looking back to Dore Head

Evening light on Wastwater

The Scafells

Down on the lake shore, Great Gable, Lingmell, Scafell Pike and Scafell

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