Monday 20th August 2012
Start point: Woodland Fell road (SD 256 879)
Woodland Fell Road -
- Angus Tarn -
- Woodland Fell Road
Distance: 2 miles
Total Ascent: 156 metres
Time Taken: 1 hour 15 minutes
Start Time: 14:25
Weather: Warm with the odd sunny spell.
It was another warm and muggy morning and
there was a bit of rain around but it eventually cleared and was quite
sunny for a period. We took this opportunity to head for Blawith Knott
but the sun didn't last the distance with the cloud catching us in the
The view from Burney along the Woodland Fell road -
the bracken has suddenly taken on a definite brown tinge now as it dies
The hamlet of Woodland gets a brief spell of sunshine
in the valley below.
On the climb.
The three amigos take in the view of the Duddon
The Coniston fells looking a bit moody now, Wetherlam
gets a brief spell of sunshine.
Dougal, Connie and Casper on Blawith Knott.
...and they're off! Following the clear path past
Angus Tarn towards Tottlebank Height.
Enjoying a dip in Angus Tarn. If it was a bit deeper
we may have joined them as well.
The splendid Angus Tarn.
Sitting pretty amongst the heather.
Looking the other way, towards Beacon Fell.
Dougal surveys the Crake Valley...
...whilst Casper descends our mini-Striding Edge down
to the track.
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