First walk of the year

We had a walk on new ground this week, it was our first walk of the year.

Great Sca Fell is not to be confused with it’s more well known namesake, it’s a genteel  fell in the Uldale range, standing at 651 m.  The walk was 6 miles in total and as my back has been acting up it was a nice easy start to the year having spent the past couple of weeks as a couch potato.

Great Sca Fell is the high point in this photo.P1390234

The paths are pretty good most of the way.

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Lots of lovely shots for painting inspiration along the way.

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I love how the low sun and long shadows emphasise the topography at this time of year.

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Almost there.

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There were some lovely views towards Skiddaw.

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You could just make out Scotland in the distance.

P1390278This walk is a great introduction to fell walking for those just starting out , it’s one I will definitely do again.

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