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Morning Mist on Harrop Tarn

By WeeGeordieLass    
I set my alarm at 3.30 am to get to Harrop Tarn for 5.30.

The sunrise I had hoped for wasn't to be but I wasn't bothered.,....it's the "getting out there" that I love.

We drove in the pitch dark up the western side of Thirlmere, there were cute little rabbits everywhere on the road, darting around in our headlights, so glad to report that we didn't flatten any of them!

It's hard collar walking up the really steep hill to the tarn, heart pounding and heavy breathing kind of hard collar...well, for someone as unfit as me that is!!

But when I got there it was beautiful. I love to see morning mist sat on top of still water. It was so peaceful and quiet - just what I needed.

Definitely on my list of locations to return to when Autumn arrives in all it's glory.
Hope you enjoy the view too.

Thanks for stopping by to take a look
Elaine Grin

Tags: Lake district Mist Thirlmere Landscape and travel Harrop tarn

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2 Sep 2017 6:12PM
Beautiful landscape
2 Sep 2017 6:18PM
Thank you Bill Grin
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2017 8:01PM
A sight worth getting up for. Thank you Elaine.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
Niknut Plus
10 2.7k 82 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2017 8:57PM
Beautiful shot !....love that misty bit of magic !.Grin

But 3.30am ??.....blimey !....masochist !.GrinGrin
Spkr51 4 United States
2 Sep 2017 9:29PM
Beautiful image *****
2 Sep 2017 9:37PM
Thanks Peter, glad you like it Grin

Yes Keith, I am crazy Lol Grin

Thanks Sangram, that's nice of you Grin
ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
2 Sep 2017 10:06PM
Make sure you wrap up well on any Autumnal jaunts.
I agree with you in principle.
I like the feeling of having the world to myself.
Terrific picture.
Award worthy if I had any left.
Minty805 Plus
4 37 7 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2017 10:19PM
Well worth the effort.
3 Sep 2017 7:36AM
Thanks Peter, I'm a bit of a softie so always take my hat & gloves with me Grin

Thanks Minty Grin

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