At 582m high Haystacks offers some fine views of Buttermere, Crummock Water and Ennerdale Water and was one of the famous hiking guide author Wainwright’s favourite peaks. The summit can be reached from many of the surrounding valleys. This image was taken on the approach from Peggys Bridge at the southern end of Buttermere.

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  • RichardIsik
    RichardIsikover 5 years ago

    Great capture, David..

  • Thank you very much Richard, it has the mood of Cumbria…lots of dark clouds! ;-))

    – David Lewins

  • Gary Heald LRPS
    Gary Heald LRPSover 5 years ago

    Really lovely photo. Excellent

  • Thank you for your comment Gary, appreciated.

    – David Lewins

  • William Bullimore
    William Bullimoreover 5 years ago

    OMG … words can’t express what I felt when I saw this.

  • Thank you William, please that you like the image.

    – David Lewins

  • Bradley Nichol
    Bradley Nicholover 5 years ago
    • Well seen David :-)
  • Thank you very much Bradley

    – David Lewins

  • Blackgull
    Blackgullover 5 years ago

    Makes me want to start hill walking again David. :)) Beautiful.

  • Thanks Jim, you’re certainly in a good area for hill walking…go on, bag a few Munro’s! ;-))

    – David Lewins

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 5 years ago
    Fantastic capture
  • Thank you Kathy.

    – David Lewins

  • brimellor1
    brimellor1over 5 years ago

    Lovely shot…quite a view!!

  • Cheers Brian, wonderful walk too.

    – David Lewins

  • Shaun Whiteman
    Shaun Whitemanover 5 years ago

    A wonderfully dramatic scene David, did you do this walk on Saturday?

  • Bright and early Saturday morning Shaun, I was heading back down the other side as others were just beginning their climb! ;-)) Thank you for the comment, always appreciated.

    – David Lewins

  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganover 5 years ago

    A lovely capture

  • Thank you very much Tina

    – David Lewins

  • GerryMac
    GerryMacover 5 years ago

    fantastic David! beautiful view and capture my friend!

  • Thank you very much Gerry, pleased you like it.

    – David Lewins

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