Fri 12 Sep 2003

Route: Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Stirrup Crag - Dore Head - Over Beck - Overbeck Bridge

Distance: 4.00 miles

Ascent: 1,950ft

Time: 2 hours 40 minutes

With: On Own


High cloud.

2 years and 3 days after my digital camera went up its first Wainwright (Base Brown), today it completed its round of the 214 Lakeland fells on Yewbarrow!

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Yewbarrow with Great Gable on the right, taken on the drive along Wastwater

The Scafells from the lower part of Yewbarrow's south ridge

Looking back down the wall, Yewbarrow's south ridge

Looking up Yewbarrow's south ridge. Directly above is Bell Rib but the route goes up the steep gully to its left

The Screes from near the bottom of the scree gully, Yewbarrow

Wastwater and Burnmoor Tarn

Bell Rib, Yewbarrow from above

The south ridge, Yewbarrow

Kirk Fell and Great Gable from Yewbarrow summit

Andrew at Yewbarrow's summit

360 Panorama from Yewbarrow's summit

Looking back to Yewbarrow's main summit from the north top

Great Gable

Wasdale Head from the descent to Dore Head

Looking back up Stirrup Crag, my route off Yewbarrow

Looking back up Over Beck towards Red Pike

Bridge across Over Beck

The Scafells from the lake shore

Brighter now! Yewbarrow, Great Gable and Lingmell from the road on the drive out of the valley

Previous Walk: Sour Howes and Sallows (Tue 9 Sep 2003)

Next Walk: The Fusedale Skyline (Sat 13 Sep 2003)

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