Beckfoot (Eskdale) Quarry

Climbs 28 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude 80m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
A large granite quarry hidden amongst trees, routes differ in height from 10 metres at the start of the enclosing walls to up to 50 metres on the back walls. Better routes include Narrow Gauge Slab (VS), Puffing Billy (E1), Ebony Corner (E3) and Sport Wall (E4).

Access notes
Situated 1 minutes walk away from the Beckfoot road

Guidebooks
Scafell Wasdale & Eskdale (1996),
Out of print: Scafell, Dow & Eskdale (1988)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 THE RED WALL  
2Ratty ArmsVS 4c 2
3Puffing BillyE1 5b *1
4Railway ChildrenHVS 5b 1
5GrisMVS 4b 1
6KateVS 4c 2
7The TubeHVS 5a  
8Going UndergroundE1 5b  
9Flying ScotsmanE4 6b * 
10Orient ExpressE2 5c * 
11Train of ThoughtE3 6a  
12PullmanE2 5c * 
13BulletE2 6a  
14Golden ArrowE1 5b *2
15MallardE2 6a  
16Day TripperHVS 5a  
17Ticket to RideHVS 5a  
 THE THREE SLABS  
19Off the RailsHS 4b  
20Boiler Plate SlabMVS 4b  
21Side LineVS 4c  
22Narrow Gauge SlabVS 4b * 
23Buffer ZoneVS 4b  
 THE BACK WALL  
25Iron HorseE2 6a **2
26Ebony CornerE3 6a * 
27Sport WallE4 6b * 
 THE WHITE TOWER  
29Balcony CrackHVS 5a * 
30White TowerE2 5c *1
31Ivory TowerE2 5c * 
32Turret GrooveHVS 5a  
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