Saturday 11th September 2010
This was a very well timed walk. On a day that was forecast for showers we managed a dry walk that began as one shower ended with the next, very heavy, shower arriving when we were sat in the pub in Braithwaite.
Start: Stoneycroft (NY 2327 2173)
Stoneycroft - Rowling End (303) - High Moss -
Outerside (304) - Stile End (305)
Distance: 5.5 miles Ascent: 591 metres Time Taken: 4 hours 30 mins
Terrain: Rough scramble up Rowling End.
Weather: Breezy but dry.
Pub visited: The Royal Oak, Braithwaite Ale Drunk: Jennings Bitter
Hindscarth and Robinson from Rowling End.
Rowling End's summit.
Catbells and Bleaberry Fell from Rowling End.
For much of the walk the tops of the higher
The original intention had been to do
Causey Pike but after Rowling End
Little Town and Maiden Moor as we leave our lunch spot on Rowling End.
Barrow and Stile End as we start to walk around the side of Causey Pike.
Stile End and Barrow from below Scar Crags.
Outerside our next summit.
The cloud is starting to lift.
Our route will take us across Stile End to Barrow.
Stile End ahead.
Stile End's summit.
Barrow across Barrow Door.
The cloud has finally and very briefly cleared from the top of Skiddaw.
Bassenthwaite and Lord's Seat from Barrow.
We lingered on the summit
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