Pikes Crag

Climbs 45 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 760m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
A traditional kind of crag with some good easier routes. Grooved Arete(VD), Sentinel(VS), Juniper Buttress(MS), Wall and Crack(VD).

Access notes
One and a half hour walk from Wasdale.


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

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
1Crenation RidgeD
2Southern CornerMS
4Slanting GrooveHS
5InexsE1 5b *
6Grooved AreteVD **
7Wriggling RouteS 4a
8The NaveHVS 5a *
9Urchins GrooveHS
10The SentinelVS 4c **
11The CitadelVS 4c
12Juniper ButtressMS **
13A Finesse of FiddlesVS 4c
14Wall and Crack ClimbVD **
15Mare's Nest ButtressHS 4a
16Mare's RibVS 4b
17OsirisVS 4c
18IsisMVS 4b
19Pikes Crag RidgeVD *
20"D" GullyM
21Horse and Man RockD
23"C" GullyM
24"B" GullyD
25"A" GullyD
26Western ButtressMS *
27Long GullyI
28Buttress RouteII
29A GullyII/III
30B GullyIII
31C GullyII
32Horse and Man RockIII **
33Steeple Chase GrooveII/III
34D GullyII
35Mares Nest GullyI/II
36Left of CentreIV 4 **
37Right of CentreIV 5 *
38Urchins GrooveV 4 **
39Grooved AreteV 5
40Slanting GrooveIV 5 *
41Southern CornerIV 4
42Crenation RidgeII
43Descent GullyI
44Easy Gully *I
45Megalith *HVS 5a *
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Worth a look on days when you find Scafell wet. Gets the sun with some pleasant routes
Bob Bennett - 14/Feb/06
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