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Blog for March 8th, 2017

March 8th, 2017
Still winter in Lake District
Striding Edge, Helvellyn, Swirral Edge and Catstye Cam

Ascending above Glenridding
Ullswater and Glenridding
Looking down to Ullswater
Grouse hiding amongst rocks
Initial view of Helvellyn (centre) and Swirral Edge (right)
Red Tarn with Helvellyn to left and Swirral Edge on right
Heading to Striding Edge
Looking back before reaching Striding Edge
Looking back before reaching Striding Edge
Looking down to Grisedale
Approaching Striding Edge
Looking back along initial section of Striding Edge
Final section of Striding Edge
Cornices on Helvellyn
Looking to top of Helvellyn
View from summit of Helvellyn
Red Tarn
Cornices heading to Swirral Edge
Looking to Catstye Cam
Two unknown walkers completing Swirral Edge
Striding Edge and Red Tarn
Helvellyn and Swirral Edge
Distant views of Ullswater
Glenridding Youth Hostel
Frog Spawn in path puddle
Disused Mines
Coming back to Glenridding