Holme Fell to Black Crag via Tarn Howes 17.4.13 https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/ Holme Fell to Black Crag via Tarn Howes 17.4.13 Stopped raining as I arrived at Yew Tree Tarn. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039854 178039854 Holme Fell here we come. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039855 178039855 I took the path north of the tarn following the path from the layby next to the shore.made my way up to Uskdale Gap to reach the summit. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039856 178039856 Ivy Crag Cairn. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039857 178039857 Very misty and wet at this point. Had a good walk a round on all the highest points. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039858 178039858 https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039859 178039859 What I thought to be the summit. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039860 178039860 https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039861 178039861 https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039862 178039862 Leaving I became a bit disorientated and so returned to Ivy Crag and was rewarded with a bit of a view down to Coniston. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039863 178039863 https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039864 178039864 https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039865 178039865 The path leads right through these girls and the ground is very soft to say the least.....and not all mud ! However, there is a stile over the fence above this area. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039866 178039866 Yew Tree Farm Cottage. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039867 178039867 Walking to Tarn Howes via Water Fall path. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039868 178039868 Thank you to the two walkers who took this photo just before the heavens opened and wind got up to gail force. A very wet return to the car with a probable trespass via High Arnside Farm. https://raybradshaw.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178039853 178039853