My plan was to start at Mardale Head, climbing High Street via the classic Riggindale route, then making a circuit around Mardale Ill Bell, Harter Fell, Branstree and Selside Pike. I think it would have been a really nice route, had it not been for an unexpected road closure conspiring against me; but more of that later! It was the 21st March, 2012, and a very pleasant spring day.
A 26km circuit of Mardale Head. (Wainwright Book 2: The Far Eastern Fells)
Sun tan cream was at the ready for this day of glorious sunshine in The Far Eastern Fells. It was April 20th 2011 and yes, I have been very slow to update my blog!
Migration in progress...
A sunny 17km route to High Street via Stony Cove Pike. (Wainwright Book 2: The Far Eastern Fells)