23rd July 2011: A ride to Kitridding and over Scout Hill
Peter and Ian sitting outside the tearoom at Deerslet.
The cake photo at the Tearoom at Deerslet.
At the start of the first track up Holmepark Fell
A bit further along the bridleway up Holmepark Fell.
Looking back down the bridleway.
Regrouping on the second track of the day!
Rock on a wall at end of second track, with Newbiggin Crag in the background.
Regrouping on Sealford Lane.
Thistle at side of the bridleway as we follow the fourth track of the day down to Hollin Hall.
At end of the track before we do short section on the A65.
Heading towards Fleet on the fifth track of the day.
A lunch time view.
On track number six from Tosca Cottage to Belle Vue.
A view of the Lune Valley from Hawkrigg on track number seven of the day.
Peter and Norman on track number seven of the day
The icecream photo at the tearoom at Kitridding.
Wooden pig outside the tearoom at Kitridding.
Looking at the view from the Cragmire Plantation
The view, you could see for miles right across to the Lakes.
A bit further along the bridleway as we head around Scout Hill.
Another stop to regroup and look at the view.
Heading down Crabtree Lane.
Ian crossing Lupton Beck using the ford.
He did have three goes at doing it!
Stopping to look at the view again as we follow the bridleway to Whin Yeats.
Ride Report by Norman Bulter
Due to the imminent closure of Deerslet Tearoom this was to be the last time that
the South Lakes met at this venue. The expected heavy holiday traffic meant that
the planned destination of Cartmel was quickly replaced with a ride around bridlepaths