A great, but rather cold walk on Lonscale Fell.

 

Date: 10th June 2011
Start Location: Underscar
Time Started: 16:45
Duration: 2 Hours 45 Minutes
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: Cloudy
Difficulty: Moderate
Underscar Car Park - Flag Pots - Lonscale Fell (150) - Lonscale Pike - Lonscale Fell - Flag Pots - Underscar Car Park
 
Great and Little Mell Fells from the start of the climb.
Looks like heavy rain towards Helvellyn.
A wider shot showing the rain moving in.
All the rain looks rather heavy over there, we had only light showers on Lonscale Fell.
Derwent Water, the Vale of Keswick and the North Western Fells.
Cloud up on Skiddaw from Flag Pots.
Lonscale Fell summit.
Lonscale Pike summit cairn.
The view to Skiddaw House and Great Calva from Lonscale Pike.
Looking down the east face of Lonscale Fell.
An atmospheric scene from Lonscale today.
Thirlmere and Steel Fell.
A section of Scotland across the sea.
And the Isle of Man over that way.
Lonscale Fell summit on the way back - Scotland behind.
A panoramic photo of the high peaks of lakeland. Click to see larger version.