Kinder Surprise Surprise

8th March 2008

Mike leading the ascent
Mike leading the ascent
Gary finding it hard going
Gary finding it hard going
Win Hill Pike (centre) and Lose Hill (right) in background
Win Hill Pike (centre) and Lose Hill (right) in background
Andrew and Juliet at top of Grindsbrook Clough
Andrew and Juliet at top of Grindsbrook Clough

Kinder Scout (L) and the Great Ridge (R)
Kinder Scout (L) and the Great Ridge (R)
Vale of Edale.  Ward's Piece and Back Tor on the right
Vale of Edale. Ward's Piece and Back Tor on the right
Blackwall Plantation
Blackwall Plantation

That funny-shaped rock at the top of Grindsbrook Clough
That funny-shaped rock at the top of Grindsbrook Clough
The great ridge
The great ridge
A high viewpoint down the Vale of Edale
A high viewpoint down the Vale of Edale

A refuelling stop
A refuelling stop
Along the plateau edge
Along the plateau edge
Taking in the view
Taking in the view
Gary starting an avalanche...
Gary starting an avalanche...

"It's definitely not moving!"
Grindsbrook Clough
Grindsbrook Clough
Andrew, Mike and Juliet taking a break
Andrew, Mike and Juliet taking a break
Assessing the way ahead
Assessing the way ahead

Some kind of tomfoolery
Some kind of tomfoolery
Rocks
Rocks
View from Ringing Roger
View from Ringing Roger
A glimpse of Ladybower
A glimpse of Ladybower

By Jaggers Clough
By Jaggers Clough
Two lonely trees
Two lonely trees
Signpost and stone
Signpost and stone
That way to Hope Cross
That way to Hope Cross

The great ridge and Rushup edge
The great ridge and Rushup edge
Cloughie near Clough Farm
Cloughie near Clough Farm

Walk led by Danielle F; photos by Gary D and James C
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