Eagle Crag (Grisedale)

Climbs 39 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 396m a.s.l – Faces E

Crag features
Multi pitch routes up to 76m. Kestrel Wall (S), Sobrenada (VS), Soliloquy (E1), Earlybirds (E2), Morning Slab (HVS).

Approach notes
One hour from parking in Patterdale. There is no parking at all in the Grisedale Valley - beware of the mad farmer!

Follow the path towards ruthwaite lodge. then cut across to the obvious cliff. it's marked on the OS map- so no excuses for getting lost. It's pretty obvious.

Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Eastern Crags (2011),
Out of print: Buttermere & Eastern Crags (1992)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
2Grisedale CornerVD *25
3Cold FrontierVS 5a 3
4TalibanVS 5a 1
6Full CircleVS 4c 2
7Original RouteD 24
890 Years YoungE1 5a 2
9raptorHVS 5a *1
10HawkeyeVS 4b 22
11PericlesHVS 5a *22
12WarbirdVS 6
13Horse PowerE2 5c 6
14ThoroughbredE2 5b 1
15Kestrel wallS **115
16Grand Day OutHVS 5a 12
17SobrenadaVS 4c **84
18Sobrenada Direct FinishHVS 5a *3
19SoliloquyE1 5a **9
21SwoopE2 5b **2
22NexusE1 5b **6
23The WormE2 5c  
24EarlybirdsE2 5b **3
25Chalk WalkE3 5c *4
26Dandelion GrooveVS 4b  
27Dandelion WallHVS 5a  
28Summit CrisisE3 5c 2
30Poisoned ArrowHVS 5a 3
31Morning SlabHVS 4c **14
32BurdockVS 4c *12
33Curtain CallHVS 5b  
34GhoulVS 4c  
35The StingE2 5c 2
36Good FridayVS 5a 1
37Doctor's GroovesHS 4b *15
38High GirdleHVS 5a  
40Bloody TuesdayE1 5b * 
41Eagle Crag2 *21
4286 Years YoungE1 5b 1
43Heavy HorsesE1 5b  
44Ruthwaite Beck2 *1
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Sorry no info to submit as I've not climbed there, but the BMC access link is for Eagle Crag, Borrowdale.
Simon White - 06/May/04