Day Five - Patterdale to Shap

Wed. 13th May 2009

Postscript to yesterday:- Everso sorry but forgot to tell you. Someone must have been looking down on me as we arranged this trip. I had decided that I would take with me both my pairs of hiking boots in an attept to reduce the possibility of blisters by changing them each day.

Good jiob I did this was the condition of my TOG24 pair when we arrived at Paterdale. Split to buggery - now in the bin.


Overnight:- White Lion: - It's a pub just like the other day at Ennerdale. Clean - yes but no welcome. Did eat there last night and did have lamb (see photo from yesterday) melt in the mouth Lamb Henry (Lamb Shank if you don't know the lakes). Requested breakfast for 07:30 if possible (we knew we had a long day ahead of us) The welcome we got this morning from the lady was rather cold. it seems that we had got her up earlier than usual.

Today's Elevations

Today's Route


The White Lon


Post Office in Patterdale, this place sol everthing including some really scummy chocolate and toffee covered shortbread


Ullswater with Glenridding village behind


Brothers Water from the climb up to Angle Tarn


Roe Deer


Matt on the way to Angle Tarns


Angle Tarns


On the way ut to Kidsy Pike (behind right)


Path the Kidsy Pike


Top of the Pops Kidsy Pike highest point on the C2C - Matt with Richard and Gail from Vancover Canada


I was there as well


Haweswater (the end of the Lakes)


Naddle Bridge

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