It’s Lambing Time in Borrowdale,

as the notice on the signpost in this first picture reminds us:

Lambing Time in Borrowdale sign Cumbria Lake District

Lambing Time in Borrowdale ©HelenBushe


Once again, despite weather warnings, we were treated to “Borrowdale Blue” skies this week…..

First Gate River Derwent walk Borrowdale Cumbria Lake District

First Gate ©HelenBushe


…..although it was bitterly cold. 

With temperatures just above freezing, we headed off again to walk to High Brandelhowe Jetty.

This bridge is known locally as the “Japanese” bridge, due to its minimalistic curved shape. It crosses the River Derwent.

The walk took us way past the white cottages you can just see, then away over to the right the picture along the shores of Derwentwater:

"Japanese" Bridge Manesty Borrowdale walk Lake District

“Japanese” Bridge ©HelenBushe

To see more of this beautiful walk, please click here to link to my post Walk to Manesty and High Brandelhowe Jetty in Borrowdale Valley  from our visit there last month.

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paulfraser11 · 1 May 2017 at 12:52

Stunning landscape to walk in Helen, and I love your pictures of it 🙂

    HMB · 1 May 2017 at 14:36

    Thanks Paul. Borrowdale is my favourite part of the Lake District.

cwaugh212 · 30 April 2017 at 16:56

Great entry for CWW challenge.

    HMB · 30 April 2017 at 16:57

    Thank you Charles

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