Catstye Cam (Catstycam)

Climbs 3 – Rocktype UNKNOWN – Altitude 890m a.s.l – Faces NE

Crag features
North/North east aspect make this a good scramble/winter route crag. Plenty of spike and threads to be found if gear is required and a few useful cracks that take some wires can be found on the Northern most ridge.

North flank contains the pleasant Catstye Cam Gully which makes a fine way to the summit. There are possible variations on this route and can be used as a means of ski descent for the truly brave!

A good link up for Helvellyn/Swirral edge combo to make a pleasing day out.

Access notes
Access from Glenridding from Greenside Mine.

Guidebooks
Lake District Winter Climbs (2006), Winter Climbs in the Lake District (1997)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
1Catstye Cam summitsummit 230
2Catstye Cam GullyI/II *84
3Ambroise's AmbleII  
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