Housesteads, Steel Rigg Loop

9.5 Miles

1st May 2017

The view from Housesteads, looking east...

 

On the wall, heading west from Housesteads...

 

Milecastle 37...

 

Along Cuddy's Crags...

 

Cuddy's Crags...

 

Crag Lough from Hotbank Crags...

 

Stepping up to Highshield Crags...

 

Above Crag Lough...

 

 

Sycamore Gap (aka. the Robin Hood Tree), from above...

and lower down...

 

Milecastle 39...

 

Whin Sill cross section...

 

Looking back along the crags...

 

Sycamore Gap, from a distance...

 

Heading towards Ridley Common...

 

Plantation by Kennel Crags...

 

Wavey hills with a wall on top...

 

Lizard...

 

One final climb, up Sewingshields... 

 

Broomlee Lough, from Sewingshields (through a wall)...

 

Broomlee Lough from Sewingshields...

 

Heading down Sewingshields, back towards Housesteads...