Climbs 25
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 750m a.s.l
Faces E

Stuart Wood on Fastburn, Flat Crags, Cumbria © Stuart Wood

Crag features

A steep crag of solid, compact rock with mostly extremes following powerful lines. Best routes - Fastburn (E2), Ataxia (E5/6), 1984 (E5), Redundancy of Courage (E5), Flattery (E7).

Approach notes

One and three-quarter hour walk uphill from the Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel car park.


Out of print:
Langdale (1989)
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Flat Crags Climb
S 4a **12
2Hanging Corner
HVS 5a * 
3La Wally
E3 6a *2
4FlatteryE7 6b *** 
E4 6a *3
6OverexposureE6 6b ** 
E5 6b **1
8Remains of the Day
E6 6b **1
9Redundancy of Courage
E5 6b ** 
E6 6c 1
E5 6b **1
12FastburnE2 5b ***42
E4 6a *1
14Flat Iron Wall
E1 5a **22
15BB Corner
E1 5b *1
16Flat Crag Corner
HVS 5a  
E4 6a 1
E2 5b **6
19Edge of Darkness
E3 6a *1
20Moon Shadow
E1 5b *1
21Sunshine Crack
E3 5c *1
22Mary Ann
VD **4
23Fast BurnVII 8  
24Crack MagicVII 7 4
25Climbers traverseI **1
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