Climbs 27
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 180m a.s.l
Faces E

Wallowbarrow Gorge from the footpath © Martin Judd

Crag features

Single and multi pitch routes on Three buttresses. Cornflake Buttress and Seathwaite Buttress and Pen have their own crag entries.

Handy for the Newfield Inn.

Approach notes

Park at High Wallowbarrow Farm (optional charity donation in lieu of fee) or park in small lay-by just north of Seathwaite church. From either, paths take you to the footbridge over the

Duddon at the south end of Wallowbarrow Gorge.

Access Advice

Seasonal Restrictions

Dates: 1 March to 30 June

Reason: Nesting Birds

The restriction is signed on site and applies to the whole crag.

Guidebooks

Fee is discretionary, but all proceeds go to charity.
John Wellbelove - 08/Mar/04
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Dutch Cap
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E1 5b  
2 Hangmans Pleasure
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HVS 5a 1
3 Loose Noose
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HVS 5a 1
4 Break Out
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E1 5b  
5 Alcatraz
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E2 5c  
6 Roller Coaster
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E2 5c 2
7 Shirtlifter
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E2 5c  
8 Escape from Alcatraz
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VS 5a 2
9 Buzz
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E3 6b  
10 Shore Tars
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E1 5b 2
11 Nebraska *
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HVS 5a 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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