Saturday 31st May 2014
Start Point : New Dungeon Ghyll (NY 294 063)
Distance : 4.3 miles Height Ascended : 2500 feet
Stickle Ghyll - Tarn Crag ahead.
Crossing the footbridge seen in the previous piccture - looking
back down the ghyll and across to Lingmoor Fell and Side Pike.
Stickle Ghyll waterfall - the top of Harrison Stickle now visible.
Height is quickly gained on the steep ascent and the views behind to Wetherlam and the Coniston fells are impressive.
Harrison Stickle reflections.
Not my route today choosing instead the easier and less technical North Rake that ascends behind the massive frontage seen here.
Stickle Tarn and
Fording Bright Beck - Sergeant Man ahead.
Harrison Stickle from the summit of
Looking down on Great Langdale from
The view west includes the unmistakeable bump of Pike o' Stickle - on the skyline behind, Crinkle Crags and Bowfell.
The northern aspect of Loft Crag.
The view up Oxendale over the head of Great Langdale.