Barf and Lord's Seat

Sun 25 Feb 2007

Route: Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre - Whinlatter Forest - Barf - Lord's Seat - Whinlatter Forest - Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre

Distance: 5.00 miles

Ascent: 1,400ft

Time: 2 hours

With: Anne


Light showers and a cloud base just below Lord's Seat summit!

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Looking out across Whinlatter Forest to Derwent Water and the central fells

Track in Whinlatter Forest

Dodd with its top just below the clouds and the head of Bassenthwaite Lake

Looking down on the former Swan Hotel, Thornthwaite, the white rock on the fell side is The Bishop of Barf

The Vale of Keswick from Whinlatter Forest

Bassenthwaite Lake with Binsey beyond from Barf

Lord's Seat (out of cloud at this point) from Barf's summit

Looking back to Barf from the path to Lord's Seat

Lord's Seat summit

In Whinlatter Forest

Causey Pike in the distance from Whinlatter Forest

Previous Walk: Glenridding Dodd and Sheffield Pike (Sat 24 Feb 2007)

Next Walk: Helvellyn via Whelpside Gill (Sat 3 Mar 2007)

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