NY3618 : Descending to Nick Head

taken 5 years ago, 3 km from Dowthwaitehead, Cumbria, Great Britain

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Descending to Nick Head
Descending to Nick Head
Looking back up the fellside. Strong winds whistling through Sticks Pass had iced the ridge above the old quarry making the surface rock hard. Ice axe and crampons were used to be on the safe side. Despite white out conditions on the tops now walkers were still ascending with no winter equipment.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 8 December, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 11 December, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Air, Sky, Weather 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3603 1849 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:33.4551N 2:59.4401W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3619 1831
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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