Tuesday 22nd May 2007
Kiln Bank Cross
(SD 215 933)
Kiln Bank Cross - Park Head Road - Long Mire -
- Park Head Road - Kiln Bank Cross
Distance: 3.5 miles
Total Ascent: 300 metres
Time Taken: 1 hour 30 minutes
Weather: Sunny with a cool breeze. 15oC.
This morning it was raining but as the day
went on the skies cleared and the sun came out - when it did
so did we! It wasn't as clear or as warm as yesterday but it
was pleasant enough to be out for a short walk and get
somewhere high enough to survey the scene of our long
Scafell walk from afar.
Whitfell, The Pike and Hesk Fell from Kiln Bank.
Heading for Caw.
Following the Park Head Road.
Further along the Park Head Road, Brock Barrow to the
There was a stiff breeze on the top.
The summit of Caw.
A hazy view across the Duddon Valley to the head of
The Coniston fells.
Scafell and Scafell Pike.
Esk Pike and Bow Fell.
Scafell and Slight Side across Harter Fell, Mickleden
clearly visible to the centre right.
The Duddon Estuary, Barrow-in-Furness and Walney
A glimpse through to Wasdale with Yewbarrow centre,
Haycock, Red Pike , Scoat Fell and Pillar beyond.
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