Raven Crag (Walthwaite)

Climbs 30 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 180m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Good selection of short (20-25m) mainly single pitch middle grade routes. There is loose rock on routes, but managable. Dries quite quickly in summer. Harder routes are quite bold. Don't miss Route 2(HS), Tritus/Protus(HVS).

Good evening crag - close to Wainwrights Inn!!

Access notes
Parking directly below the crag. 5 minute steady uphill approach.
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Guidebooks
Langdale (2013),
Out of print: Langdale (1999), Langdale (1989)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Route 1S 4a *
2EnterprizeVS 4b *
3Hardup WallVS 4b
4For Whom The Bell TollsE4 5c **
5Walthwaite CrackVS 4c *
6Route 2HS 4b **
7TritusHVS 5a *
8ProtusHVS 5a *
9Karma KingsE7 6c *
10Into the LightE5 6b
11Light FandangoE5 6b
12Out From the DarknessE2 6a *
13Walthwaite Gully Left-HandE1 5c *
14Walthwaite GullyVS 4c *
15riverboat gamblerVS 4c *
16Swing to the LeftE1 5b
17Swing to the RightE1 5b
18Rhythm KillersE2 5c
19Party AnimalE1 5b
20Proportional RepresentationHVS 5a
21Militant TendenciesHVS 5a
22MarginalityHVS 5a
23Girdle TraverseVS 4b *
24OlympusE1 5a *
25Cliff at ChristmasHVS 5b
26AlfrescoMVS 4b
27MesonHVS 5a
28DeuterusE1 5b
29Route 66HVS 4c
30PersephoneHVS 5a *
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Cheers Rog - I didn't notice that! I've assumed that the logbook ticks should be Route 1 and have moved them. George.
GPN - 11/Jul/13
I think that Original Route (S) should not figure on this crag as no such route exists in the definitive guide. Maybe confused with the other Raven. Crag?
Rog Wilko - 30/Jun/13
The tree-runner on Karma Kings has seen better days
Ensô - 15/Oct/12
No sign of the belay stakes promised by the guidebook. Belays available but can take some searching out.
Simon Caldwell - 16/Aug/10
Whoops, forgot the link http://www.frcc.co.uk/rock/newroutes/newroutes/langdale-east.htm
Chris the Tall - 29/Jan/07
A major rockfall has taken out Walthwaite Crack
Chris the Tall - 29/Jan/07
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These details were last updated on 08/Jun/2009

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