Reecastle Crag

Climbs 37 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 300m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
Many hard quality routes on a steep crag (two buttresses).Penal Servitude(E5), White Noise(E3), Torture Board(E6), Bold Warrior(E1), Guillotine(E2), Scratch(S), Rack(HVS).

Access notes
Ten minute approach from parking below the crag.

Guidebooks
Borrowdale (2000),
Out of print: Borrowdale (1990)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1The AxeS 4a 12
2AdorVS 4c 12
3Bold WarriorE1 5b 29
4The ExecutionerE4 6a 3
5The Torture BoardE7 6c **9
6Grievous Bodily ArmE7 6c ** 
7Last RequestE6 7a * 
8Daylight RobberyE6 6c ***11
9Disorderly ConductE8 6c **4
10Burn at the StakeE7 7a *** 
11The Wipping PostE7 7a ** 
12RemissionE7 6c * 
13Penal ServitudeE5 6b ***65
14White NoiseE3 5c ***164
15Rack DirectE2 5c *152
16Squashed RacketE5 6a **13
17The RackHVS 5a **125
18The Finger Flake FinishE2 5c ***123
19GuillotineE3 5c ***168
20InquisitionE4 6a **31
21ThumbscrewE3 5c ***127
22The Gibbet DirectE2 5c **92
23The GibbetE1 5b *32
24Off the CuffE3 5c *1
25The GauntletE1 5b *12
26In the NeckE3 5c 1
27The NooseHVS 4c 79
28Breach of the PeaceE7 6b *1
29Short Sharp ShockE6 6c * 
30Water TortureE2 5c 5
31Crime and PunishmentE3 5c *3
32RicochetE2 5c **6
33ScratchS 4a *9
34WidowmakerE2 5b *12
35GyvesE2 5b 1
36ScrapeMS 1
37Lost BoysE2 5c 1
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Fantastic crag,great rock and in a nice setting.best of all its a 5 minute walk.
mark s - 28/Jun/10
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