Murton Scar

Climbs 19 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 470m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
Perched high on the southern slopes of Murton Pike, this single steep limestone wall banded by overhangs occupies a prominent position overlooking the Upper Eden Valley.

Approach notes
Park at the car park at the foot of the fellside.

Eden Valley & South Lakes Limestone (2012)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
2Earl StreetE3 6a ** 
3Earl Street DirectE3 5c * 
4All Along the Watch TowerE3 6a ** 
5The Haunted SmearE3 6b * 
6Morgan's LaneE3 5c ** 
7Mind Over MatterE1 5a ** 
8Sunshine Super SalE1 ***2
9Body RockE3 5c * 
10Deadend GrooveVS 4c  
11KeachVS 4c  
12Bitter FingersVS 4c  
13Red Hot SpankersE3 5c ** 
14Murton MoggyHVS 4c **2
15Catlike TreadVS 4c 1
16Meal TicketHVS 4b  
18Brown Dirt CowboyHS  
19Bigus DickusVS 4c * 
20Incontinentia ButtocksE3 5c * 
21Wilkes WanderHS  
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Superb outlook over the Eden Valley, gets the sun nearly all day. Worth a visit for the middle grade climber. The routes are fairly solid but as with most limestone venues, some care is needed with the rock, especially the top out. Threads where replaced in 2009.
petegunn - 03/Jun/14