From bridge to bridge: Cataract Gorge in flood

The Cataract Gorge in flood, from Kings Bridge to Alexandra Suspension Bridge.
(Slightly bigger versions if you click on them.)

Mw1_1214

The path along here was closed just before the toll-keepers cottage.

Mw1_1215

Mw1_1230

Mw1_1232

Mw1_1238

In the centre, the quiet waters of the North Esk, that peaked yesterday, meets the foaming waters from the South Esk, that peaks tomorrow.

Mw1_1244k

Mw1_1254

Mw1_1257

Mw1_1266

On the Basin side, where the cafe is closed due to having no power and the pool is closed due to being under a lot of water.

Mw1_1259

Mw1_1268

Mw1_1279

The usual course of the river is along the back, disappearing behind the hill on the right.

Mw1_1282

Mw1_1281

Looking back towards the Basin cafe area.

 

Mw1_1294

The Alexandra Bridge with no one on it, due to it being closed.

Mw1_1285

Mw1_1288

 

One thought on “From bridge to bridge: Cataract Gorge in flood

Leave a Reply