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Topic - Lake District Winter Ethics - Proposal

Dave Cumberland - on 19 Aug 2013
Any rock climb that:
1. Gets any Summer sun.
2. Becomes a dry line in Summer.
3. Is clean and free from drainage and vegetation in Summer.
4. Ever gets climbed in Summer.
5. Has no stars, one star, two stars or three stars:

Should NOT be climbed with axes and crampons.


Any line that:
1. Gets no Summer sun.
2. Takes drainage in Summer.
3. Remains vegetated and dirty in Summer.
4. Never forms a dry clean line in Summer.
5. Never gets climbed in Summer as a rock climb.

Could be climbed with winter gear subject to fully frozen conditions.
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