Buttermere Trio

Sun 13 Oct 2002

Route: Buttermere Village - Scale Force - Lingcomb Edge - Red Pike - High Stile - High Crag - Gamlin End - Buttermere - Buttermere Village

Distance: 9.00 miles

Ascent: 2,630ft

Time: 5 hours 15 minutes

With: Anne


Overcast, cold in the wind on the tops

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Geese flying towards Mellbreak

Mellbreak and Crummock Water

Looking across Crummock Water to Grasmoor

Scale Force. The upper fall in the photo is the main one

Looking down on Buttermere village

The view back down Lingcomb Edge to the Loweswater Fells with Scotland in the distance

Ennerdale Water and the ridge to Starling Dodd and Great Borne

The Loweswater Fells and Grasmoor from near Red Pike's summit. Blencathra can be seen in the distance (top right)

High Stile from Red Pike's summit

360 Panorama from Red Pike's summit

Red Pike, Dodd and Bleaberry Tarn

Panorama from the top of High Stile's north east ridge

Great Gable and the Scafells from High Stile's summit

360 Panorama from High Stile's summit

High Crag from High Stile

Looking across Ennerdale to Pillar

Great Gable and Kirk Fell with the Scafells behind from High Crag summit

360 Panorama from High Crag's summit

Looking down on Haystacks and Seat from Gamlin End

The Scath Gap Pass footpath down into the Buttermere valley, under repair

Fleetwith Pike

Previous Walk: Loughrigg from Silverthwaite (Sat 12 Oct 2002)

Next Walk: High Seat plus (Sat 19 Oct 2002)

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