Climbs 56
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 400m a.s.l
Faces W

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Alan James on Forget-Me-Not Original (HVS) at White Ghyll (from the Lake District Climbs Rockfax). © Mike Hutton

Crag features

Long (50-60m)routes, many of excellent quality. Good choice across grade range. Don't miss Waste Not Want Not(E1), Laugh Not(HVS), Man of Straw(E1), Slip Knot(MVS), White Ghyll Wall(VS), Gordian Knot(VS), Paladin(E3), Slabs Route 1(S).

Approach notes

Park in large car parks at the New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel. 30 min uphill walk.

Guidebooks

Out of print:
Langdale (1999)
Langdale (1989)
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  Upper Crag
2 The Slabs Route 2 S 4a * 280
3 The Slabs Route 1 S 4a ** 813
4 Forget me Not E1 5b ** 151
5 Forget-Me-Not Original HVS 5a ** 1
6 Dead Loss Angeles
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E2 5b 22
7 White Ghyll Chimney HS 4b * 136
8 White Ghyll Chimney
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IV 5  
9 Chimney Variant E1 5b ** 87
10 Stopper Knot E8 6c ** 1
11 The Rampant Finish E4 6a *** 1
12 Warrior
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E4 6a 3
13 The Funkmeister Variant E4 6b **  
14 Paladin E3 6a *** 89
15 Haste Not VS 4c *** 572
16 Haste Not Direct
-
E2 5c ** 48
17 White Ghyll Eliminate E2 5c *** 148
18 The Gordian Knot VS 4c *** 602
19 Eliminot
-
E2 5c 16
20 Tapestry
-
HVS 5a 7
21 What Not VS 4c ** 15
Climb name Grade
22 Perhaps Not HVS 5a ** 45
23 White Ghyll Wall VS 4c *** 527
24 The Veil HVS * 48
25 Hitcher VS 4a,5a ** 31
26 Rope Not
-
HVS 5a 104
  Slip Knot Area
28 Granny Knot HS 4b 13
29 Granny Knot Direct
-
VS 4b 8
30 Hollin Groove HS 4b * 202
31 Why Not
-
VD 22
32 Question Not
-
VD 5
33 Garden Path
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VD 5
34 Shivering Timber VS 4c 7
35 Titus Groan
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E1 5b * 24
36 Moss Wall VS 4c ** 326
37 The Palestinians E1 5b ** 136
38 Slip Knot Variations
-
E4 2
39 Slip Knot VS 4b *** 1172
  Laugh Not Area
41 Antarctica E3 6a ** 17
42 Do Not
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E1 5b * 22
Climb name Grade
43 Do Not Direct E1 5b ** 350
  Lower Crag
45 Waste Not, Want Knot E1 5b *** 201
46 Laugh Not HVS 5b *** 507
47 Longhair E3 5c ** 11
48 Sahara E2 6a ** 34
49 Man of Straw E1 5b ** 297
50 Feet of Clay E1 5b * 66
51 Inferno MVS 4b * 105
52 Heather Groove
-
S 4a 44
53 Ethics of Heather VS 4c 38
54 Ethics of War HVS 5a 59
55 Russet Groove
-
S 4a 63
56 Junction Arete
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S 3c 16
57 White Ghyll Edge 2 16
  Traverses
59 White Ghyll Traverse
-
VS 4c * 14
60 The Variation Girdle Traverse
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E1 2
61 Slack Knot
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HS 4b * 37

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