Friday 18th May 2012
Start point: Tarn Foot,
(NY 345 039)
Tarn Foot - Ivy Crag
- The How - Loughrigg Tarn - Tarn Foot
Distance: 2.7 miles
Total Ascent: 270 metres
Time Taken: 1 hours 15 minutes
Start Time: 09:50
Weather: Overcast, light drizzle
I'm still on 'tekkin it easy' mode at the
moment but I will be back on the rough stuff soon enough. This is always
a delightful walk whatever the weather and today it was drizzly and
overcast. That didn't really take too much away from the walk though and
it seemed unusually quiet this morning - there wasn't a soul around
It was a bit murky this morning but quite still and a
pleasant enough temperature, here looking towards the Coniston fells,
shrouded in mist.
The view towards Windermere, it seemed brighter to the
Above Loughrigg Tarn.
The summit of Loughrigg Fell with Lingmoor Fell in the
The Fell Dogs.
Tha Langdales put in an appearance through the gloom.
Baa Baa black sheep.
A slightly different view with a bit of drama over
Seat Sandal and Great Rigg.
On the descent.
A family outing on Loughrigg Tarn.
It was amazingly still down at the tarn, still
Langdale Pikes reflections.
The view from the track on the eastern side of the
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