Place Fell

Sun 4 Nov 2007

Route: Patterdale - Side Farm - Hare Shaw - Place Fell - Boredale Hause - Side Farm - Patterdale

Distance: 4.50 miles

Ascent: 1,700ft

Time: 2 hours 30 minutes

With: Anne



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The track to Side Farm with the slopes of Place Fell behind

Track above Side Farm

The head of Ullswater from above Side Farm

Looking across to the wooded Keldas with Birkhouse Moor behind

Continuing along the higher of the two paths with Sheffield Pike on the far side of Ullswater

The start of the steep climb on to Place Fell but there is a path all the way

Glenridding seen across Ullswater as we gain height

Looking north with the Mell Fells in the far distance

Place Fell's summit

Sunshine on Sheffield Pike and Hart Side

The view south from Place Fell's summit

Looking down on Glenridding over 1,500ft below us

Angletarn Pikes with Brock Crags behind and the sun catching the top of Gray Crag, the mass of High Street on the far left skyline

Looking back to Place Fell from Chapel-in-the-Hause, Boredale Hause

Patterdale and the head of Ullswater from our descent from Boredale Hause

Previous Walk: Glaramara and Allen Crags (Sat 3 Nov 2007)

Next Walk: Fairfield Horseshoe (Sat 10 Nov 2007)

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