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(E3), Scratch(S), Rack(HVS).

Approach notes

Ten minute approach from parking below the crag.

Access notes

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

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1The AxeS 4a 13
2AdorVS 4c 13
3Bold WarriorE1 5b 31
4The ExecutionerE4 6a 3
5The Torture BoardE7 6c **9
6Grievous Bodily ArmE7 6c ** 
7Last RequestE6 7a * 
8Daylight RobberyE6 6c ***11
9Disorderly ConductE8 6c **5
10Burn at the StakeE7 7a *** 
11The Wipping PostE7 7a ** 
12RemissionE7 6c * 
13Penal ServitudeE5 6b ***69
14White NoiseE3 5c ***169
15Rack DirectE2 5c *163
16Squashed RacketE5 6a **15
17The RackHVS 5a **128
18The Finger Flake FinishE2 5c ***129
19GuillotineE3 5c ***178
20InquisitionE4 6a **34
21ThumbscrewE3 5c ***132
22The Gibbet DirectE2 5c **99
23The GibbetE1 5b *34
24Off the CuffE3 5c *1
25The GauntletE1 5b *12
26In the NeckE3 5c 1
27The NooseHVS 4c 80
28Breach of the PeaceE7 6b *2
29Short Sharp ShockE6 6c * 
30Water TortureE2 5c 5
31Crime and PunishmentE3 5c *3
32RicochetE2 5c **7
33ScratchS 4a *9
34WidowmakerE2 5b *15
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