Our third ascent of Lonscale Fell in a month, and our third Wild Camp. Great sunet and sunrise again thanks to the superb weather.

 

Date: 9th July 2011
Start Location: Underscar
Time Started: 19:30
Duration: Overnight Wild Camp
Distance: 6.83km - 4.24 Miles
Ascent (m/ft): 502m (1647ft)
Highest Point: Lonscale Fell (715m/2346ft)
Parking: Car Park at the end of Gale Road
Weather: Mostly Cloudy
Difficulty: Moderate
Underscar Car Park - Flag Pots - Lonscale Fell - Lonscale Pike - Lonscale Fell - Flag Pots - Underscar Car Park
 
The view south towards High Rigg and Helvellyn.
Pike O'Stickle in the distance beyond Walla Crag.
The rounded peak of Lonscale Fell.
Thirlmere with Loughrigg Fell in the centre and Steel Fell to the right.
Lonscale Fell summit cairn.
The Northern Fells.
Beautiful skies over Skiddaw this evening.
Stunning, misty Carrock Fell just after 4:30am.
Sunrise Panorama. Click to see larger version.
Carrock Fell and Bowscale Fell Sunrise.
Stunning Sunrise on the 10th July.