Start point: Overbeck Bridge (NY 168 068)
Overbeck Bridge – Over Beck – Dore Head – Red Pike – Scoat Fell – Steeple – Scoat Tarn – Nether Beck – Overbeck Bridge
Distance: 8.2 miles Total Ascent: 930 metres Time Taken: 4 hours 45 minutes
Weather: Absolute clarity, 7C
Wow, what a day it was – the clarity was superb with views for miles and miles today. There was a fresh covering of snow on the fells overnight but even so it was really warm in the sunshine – I ended up with a decent tan!