Shepherds Crag Cumbria, ENGLAND
Climbs 148 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 140m a.s.l – Faces W
Up to about 50m high. A very popular crag, mainly due to its easy access though many of the routes are of great quality. Brown Slab Routes(D-VS), Finale(HVS), Aaros(E1), Ardus(MVS), Adam and Eve(VS), Kransic Crack(HVS), Fishers Folly(VS), Grasp(E1), Bludgeon(E1), Little Chamonix(VD), Derision Groove(MVS).
Park at the cafe below the crag if there is room(refreshment stop obligatory!). Five to ten minute approach.
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.
Lake District Rock (2003), Borrowdale (2000),
Out of print: Borrowdale (1990)
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Have had two ticks after a visit 26/06/10. Remember to check your skin carefully. Otherwise a great crag made even better by the nearby cafe!|
Steve Palmer - 29/Jun/10
Busy, polished and over rated.
camw - 23/Jun/06