Overbeck Bridge (NY 168 068)
Overbeck Bridge – Bell Rib – Great Door – Yewbarrow – Dore Head – Red Pike – Scoat Fell – Steeple – Black Crag (Pillar) – Pillar –Looking Stead – Black Sails Pass – Wasdale Head – Overbeck Bridge
Distance: 10.6 miles Total Ascent: 1313 metres Time Taken: 5 hours 15 minutes
Weather: Clear and sunny. 8oC.
It was fantastically clear today with views for miles and miles. Certainly this is one of my favourite walks, it being quite arduous and rough at all times. Coupled with a visit to Pillar, my absolute favourite fell it made for a great day out on the high fells.