Pen y Ghent from Horton in Ribblesdale
A 6 mile walk from Horton in Ribblesdale, over Pen y Ghent, and down again via the Pennine Way. The weather was appaling on the ascent with absolutley no visibility and driving rain. Half way down, it suddenly cleared and we finished the walk in glorious sunshine.


Pen y Ghent, from the cark park in Horton......This was taken at the end of the walk as it couldn't be seen at the start!!!


A close up of the same view


The first photo i managed to take as we decended from the summit and the cloud suddenly broke.


Hull Pot


A stream coming from a cave and pouring into Hull Pot


Looking into Hull Pot from one end


And then the other


The cloud is still clinging to the summit of Pen y Ghent


Now the summit is becoming visible


The Pennine Way, heading back down towards Horton in Ribblesdale


A typical Yorkshire dales Limestone scene


Tracey was still feeling the cold !!!



The Limestone scenery of the Dales


The top dog ....eh Sheep


And still the cloud clings to the top


Nearly back in Horton and now the whole of Pen y Ghent is visible


Looking towards Ingleborough


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Monday 11th April 2011
     

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