Kirkby Stephen weekend away

10th-12th October 2008

Saturday's medium walk up Nine Standards Rigg
Setting off in the morning
Setting off in the morning
Looking up Rigg Beck
Looking up Rigg Beck
Limestone pavement on Hartley Fell
Limestone pavement on Hartley Fell
Birkett Hill
Birkett Hill

Steadily uphill
Steadily uphill
Sky clearing as we ascend
Sky clearing as we ascend
Jane findnig something to laugh about
Jane findnig something to laugh about
Nearing the top
Nearing the top

The Nine Standards
The Nine Standards
Getting some shelter from the wind!
Getting some shelter from the wind!
North towards the Pennines
North towards the Pennines

Departing the standards
Departing the standards
The trig point
The trig point
Continuing the walk towards High Pike Fell
Continuing the walk towards High Pike Fell
Looking down Rigg Beck
Looking down Rigg Beck

Wild mushrooms
Wild mushrooms
East over the Eden valley
East over the Eden valley
Fi
Fi
Which way is the coast?
Which way is the coast?

A sheltered spot for some lunch
A sheltered spot for some lunch
On the way down
On the way down
Someone's going to get her feet wet!
Someone's going to get her feet wet!
Cross Fell in the distance
Cross Fell in the distance

Walk led by Rich E; photos by Katy T, Dave F and Andy L
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