Ascent to Kirk Fell-Col on 2012-04-04
|Others in Party:||Jill Stone|
|Date:||Wednesday, April 4, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
|Point Reached:||Kirk Fell - Col|
| Elevation:||2037 ft / 620 m|
| Remaining Elevation:||594 ft / 181 m (25% left to go)|
Ascent Trip ReportDriven back at the col by fierce cold winds, strong enough to snatch my wife's glasses off her face (smashing a lens in the process) and to blow over my youngest child. Kirk Fell will have to wait another day. 24 hours later the Lakes was all warmth and sunshine!
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1775 ft / 541 m|
| Trailhead:||262 ft / 79 m|
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