Climbs 29
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 200m a.s.l
Faces W

The Lodore Falls in spate. © Gordon Stainforth

Crag features

A worthwhile crag with some good routes. Fools Paradise(VS), Kaleidoscope(HVS), Neb(HVS), Hogs Back(D). 50-100m high.

Approach notes

Ten minutes from the road behind the Lodore Swiss Hotel.


Borrowdale (2000)
Out of print:
Borrowdale (1990)
please be aweare, this crag has a history of lose rock. climb with caution.
catherine - 15/Dec/07
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1WarlockVS 4c 3
2Fool's ParadiseVS 4c **330
3Lodore Groove
HVD *24
HVS 5a **34
5First Offence
E3 6a 1
6Lodore Buttress
VS 4c *30
7The Neb
HVS 5a *11
8Hog's Earth
VS 4b, 4b 6
9The Hog's BackD *6
10Little PigVS 4c, 4b * 
E1 5a, 5a **7
12The RibHVS 4c *1
13Revenge of the Giant Ants
VS 4c **8
14Gowder Face
VS 4c 4
S 2
16The Groove
S 3
17Polymer *E1 5b4c5b *1
18Anthill *
E1 5b 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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