Some pictures from a holiday in the Yorkshire Dales in July 2000 ....

Whernside, 736m (2,415 ft) on 26 July 2000

A round walk of about 7 miles from Ribblehead (approx 1,500 ft of ascent)

Blea Moor signal box

Blea Moor signal box on the Settle to Carlisle railway

 

Greensett Tarn

This view of Greensett Tarn shows how hazy it was on the way up - No views from the summit!

 

Whernside summit

The summit - The sacks of rock have been dropped here by helicopter for rebuilding the wall that runs along the ridge.

 

Froglet

The pool at the summit was full of tadpoles and froglets.

 

Whernside

Looking back up the mountain and the visibility has improved now.

 

Ribblehead Viaduct

Ribblehead Viaduct and a brightly coloured two coach train

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All photographs Copyright 2000 Charles Winpenny. All rights reserved.