Taken on: 06 Jan 2022 11:45
Location: Fairfield's summit - 873m
A desolate day on the high fells with biting snow/hail/spindrift being driven on strong S winds.
Date: 05 Jan 2022 12:46pm
Taken at: Helvellyn Summit
Looking out over Red Tarn and Striding Edge
Date: 04 Jan 2022 12:00pm
Taken at: Striding Edge
A light covering of soft snow on Striding Edge with the main hazards being ice and the strength of the gusty cross wind.
Date: 03 Jan 2022 11:30am
Taken at: Path leading to Striding Edge
The fells & especially the east face of Helvellyn should not look this green on 3rd January!
Date: 02 Jan 2022 12:00pm
Taken at: Red Tarn
A bare looking east face of Helvellyn, usually one of the more reliable winter venues in the Lakes
Date: 01 Jan 2022 11:45am
Taken at: Swirls Steep, Helvellyn
A snow free Swirls path on the Helvellyn plateau
Date: 31 Dec 2021 12:46pm
The view towards Helvellyn
Date: 30 Dec 2021 02:30pm
Taken at: Swirral Edge
Topping out on an almost snow free Swirral Edge
Date: 29 Dec 2021 11:00am
The remaining steep snow patch on the popular Swirls path. Safest to bypass it on the rocks
Date: 28 Dec 2021 12:15pm
Taken at: Summit of Helvellyn
In the cloud from 550m today. This was taken c40m from Helvellyn's Trig point to illustrate the limited visibility.
Date: 27 Dec 2021 02:45pm
Taken at: Helvellyn summit
A snow speckled Striding Edge above Red Tarn