Four Days in The Lake District


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June 6th 2006
Published: September 2nd 2006
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We were suddenly blessed with a few unexpected days off work. As the weather was gorgeous at the time we decided not to waste it but to go camping in our favourite place, The Lake District.

As usual we headed for Castlerigg, Keswick. The campsite we've been going to for the last 20 years or more.

We spent the whole 4 days climbing the fells and relaxing at the campsite. The weather was perfect and as it was June we had daylight until almost eleven o clock each day so no worries about getting lost on the fells.

The photos show the mountains we climbed.


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Derwent WaterDerwent Water
Derwent Water

Taken from Walla Crag, a short walk from our campsite
Derwent FellsDerwent Fells
Derwent Fells

View from our favourite campsite
GordonGordon
Gordon

The campsite owner
Great GableGreat Gable
Great Gable

Stan with Great Gable in the background, taken from Red Pike
HaystacksHaystacks
Haystacks

Taken from Buttermere
Summit CairnSummit Cairn
Summit Cairn

Stan and I at the summit of Hyndscarfe
Fellow WalkersFellow Walkers
Fellow Walkers

Enjoying the view
Rowan Tree in Full BloomRowan Tree in Full Bloom
Rowan Tree in Full Bloom

If it wasn't for the warm sunshine you could be fooled into thinking this was a snowfall!
Langdale PikesLangdale Pikes
Langdale Pikes

Taken on the way home


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