Runestone Quarry

Climbs 25 – Rocktype Slate – Altitude 250m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
Overlooking Little Langdale Tarn. Some poor rock but some good routes as well. The quarry is a long 'trench' running roughly N-S.

Most of the routes have one or two bolts - the FRCC guide does give some of them a 'sport' grade.

Access notes
Can be approached either from Cathedral Quarry (parking as for that crag) or park as for Tilberthwaite and walk along the quarry track just past the cottages 100m beyond the parking.

Dow, Duddon & Slate (1993)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Hang Like a Hound *E4 6b / f *
2Coye Dog *HVS 5a
3Nice View, Petunia *E2 5b
4Clutching at Straws *E2 5c / f
5It's Moi Land *E2 5b / f
6There's Nae Fat on me tatties *E2 5b / f
7Belly Button Slab *HVS 5a *
8Hats Off to Linton Miller *E1 5a
9Greasing My Teapot *HVS 5b / f
10Wide Open *VS 4c
11The Burning *M
12Yodelling in the Canyon *M
13Kryten Corner *E2 6a
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
Volunteer to moderate Runestone Quarry
We rely on volunteers to moderate their local crags. You would check updates and approve climbs added to the database. It's a very easy job, and all you need is a guidebook and an hour or two each month. [ read more ]

USER FEEDBACKLogin as Existing User to add your comments
There are no comments from visitors to this crag.
Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 15/Nov/2012

User Photos

There are no photos of this crag available

Upload a photo


Find Listings near to this crag (Indoor Walls, Outdoor Shops, Accommodation, etc)
Dedicated centre.
"To keep up to date and get detailed pricing either visit our website (link above) or checkout our facebook page Over 1200 sq m..."