The Ascent of Pen-y-ghent from Helwith Bridge




Parking available at Helwith Bridge Picnic Site

The River Ribble from Helwith Bridge

Helwith Bridge Pub

Pen-y-ghent is just visible from Helwith Bridge

Take this track off the B6479

No, Take the left turn into Long Lane Julie

Pen-y-ghent summit becomes visible again

Ingleborough is distant view

Wide wooden gate across Long Lane

Say Hello to the locals

Horton-in-Ribblesdale is in the valley below

I could do with seeing a different kind of Black Sheep at this point

Pen-y-ghent dead a head

Is it getting any nearer?

Churn Mill Hole

Turn left after Churn Mill Hole

Clear view of the top

Pen-y-ghent summit

Started the descent

Ingleborough View

Looking back at Pen-y-ghent

Whernside distant view

Julie descends Pen-y-ghent

Farm at Brackenbottom

View of River Ribble towards The Crown

Pen-y-ghent from the River Ribble

Pen-y-ghent from the River Ribble

After Craghill Farm , Julie cutting the River's meander off

Settle-Carlisle Railway

Walk under the railway bridge

Final View of Pen-y-ghent

Helwith Bridge Pub

On another day, Rich & Bramble do the alternative Pen-y-ghent walk with me

Rich and Bramble ready for summit dash on a very windy day

Pen-y-ghent summit

Top of Pen-y-ghent looking along Pennine Way

Hull Pot

Hull Pot

Bramble having a dip in the Ribble at Horton-in-Ribblesdale

Sorry - I didn't bring any turnips

 

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