Start point: High Nibthwaite (SD 295 897)
Distance: 5 miles Total Ascent: 474 metres Time Taken: 1 hour 50 minutes
Weather: Cold, cloud at valley level. 3oC.
It was cold and misty on the drive up to the east side of Coniston. Would it be cold enough at valley level to create a temperature inversion, where the cloud remains at a very low level and you can climb above it to clear skies? Well let’s see….