Climbs 47
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 760m a.s.l
Faces W

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Crag features

A traditional kind of crag with some good easier routes. Grooved Arete(VD), Sentinel(VS), Juniper Buttress(MS), Wall and Crack(VD).

Approach notes

One and a half hour walk from Wasdale.

Guidebooks

Worth a look on days when you find Scafell wet. Gets the sun with some pleasant routes
Bob Bennett - 14/Feb/06
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Crenation Ridge
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D 15
2 Southern Corner
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MS  
3 Sector
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MS 2
4 Slanting Groove
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HS  
5 Inexs
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E1 5b * 1
6 Grooved Arete
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VD ** 225
7 Wriggling Route
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S 4a 4
8 The Nave
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HVS 5a * 18
9 Urchins Groove
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HS 1
10 The Sentinel
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VS 4c ** 17
11 The Citadel
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VS 4c 1
12 Juniper Buttress
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MS ** 44
13 A Finesse of Fiddles
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VS 4c  
14 Wall and Crack Climb
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VD ** 38
15 Mare's Nest Buttress
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HS 4a  
16 Mare's Rib
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VS 4b 1
17 Osiris
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VS 4c  
18 Isis
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MVS 4b 2
19 Pikes Crag Ridge VD * 6
20 "D" Gully
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M 1
21 Horse and Man Rock
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D  
22 Steeplechase
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MS 1
23 "C" Gully
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M 1
24 "B" Gully
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D 1
25 "A" Gully
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D  
26 Western Buttress
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MS * 1
27 Long Gully I 16
28 Buttress Route II  
29 A Gully II/III 1
30 B Gully III  
31 C Gully II 8
32 Horse and Man Rock III ** 2
33 Steeple Chase Groove II/III  
34 D Gully II 3
35 Mares Nest Gully I/II  
36 Left of Centre IV 4 ** 2
37 Right of Centre IV 5 *  
38 Urchins Groove V 4 ** 2
39 Grooved Arete V 5 2
40 Slanting Groove IV 5 *  
41 Southern Corner IV 4  
42 Crenation Ridge II 1
43 Descent Gully I 5
44 Easy Gully * I 2
45 Megalith *
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HVS 5a * 4
46 Mare's Nest Ridge * IV * 1
47 The Chancel *
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VS 4b ** 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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