High Street from Mardale Head

Sun 7 Mar 2004

Route: Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head

Distance: 5.75 miles

Ascent: 2,200ft

Time: 4 hours 30 minutes

With: Anne and Roger & Ann Hiley


Bitterly cold northeasterly wind, some sunshine, snow shower on the summit

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Ascending Rough Crag

Looking back down on Mardale Head

Haweswater and The Rigg from the ascent of Rough Crag

A rainbow over Haweswater

Sunlight on Small Water

Looking across Riggindale to Kidsty Pike

Blea Water

Long Stile leading onto High Street's summit

Looking over Blea Water to Harter Fell

Ascending Long Stile

Looking down into Riggindale

Approaching High Street's trig point

Ill Bell, Froswick and Windermere just before we lost the view and were caught in a snow shower

Heading for Mardale Ill Bell with Harter Fell lost in cloud behind

Blea Water, Rough Crag and Haweswater from Mardale Ill Bell

High Street's east face from Mardale Ill Bell

Yoke and Ill Bell above Kentmere Reservoir from the descent to Nan Bield Pass

Small Water and Haweswater

The stone shelters at Small Water

Haweswater from below Small Water

Previous Walk: The Wasdale Horseshoe (Fri 5 Mar 2004)

Next Walk: Reston Scar (Tue 9 Mar 2004)

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