Climbs 23
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 170m a.s.l
Faces W

Crag features

Two buttresses. Spiderman(HVS), Vicissitude(S), Wild Boys(E1).

Approach notes

Five minutes from parking near Ashness Bridge.


Borrowdale (2016)
Borrowdale (2000)
Out of print:
Borrowdale (1990)
The loosest, scariest most overgrown crag I have been to in a very long time. Wild boys was ok, Vicissitude a not to be repeated experience.
Dave Upton - 18/Aug/05
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Vicissitude *S *5
2Blood Axe *HS 1
3Holly Tree Corner *
HVS 5a 1
4Wild Boys *E1 5b *2
5Bat Out of Hell *
E2 5b 1
6I Need a Hero *
E1 5b 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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