101m, 4 pitches.

Rockfax Description
Space-walking positions through the right-hand side of the central roof are combined with an interesting initial pitch. The third pitch is the E2 part of the route and the second pitch E1. Start at a short corner on raised ledges left of Great Gully.
1) 4b, 9m. Climb the corner and then move right to a stance and belay.
2) 5b, 32m. Take a rising line leftwards up the slab and steep wall to a ledge. Step left to a crack. Take this to the left end of a long overhang. Pull over the overhang and follow the slab and crack above rightwards, to a stance and belay under the massive central roof.
3) 5b, 30m. Climb up to below the right end of the roof. Pull over to a short corner/groove. Move up and then pull right and up past a bulge to gain the wall above. Climb direct up the wall, passing a final smaller overhang on its right, then head leftwards to a stance/belay on a good ledge.
4) 4b, 30m. Climb direct up cracks, short corners and walls to easy ground. © Rockfax

FA. (Isengard) L.Brown, A.McHardy 4.1962,FA. (Samba Pa Ti) A.Hyslop, R.O.Graham 20.8.1977 15/Apr/1962.


A Lakeland E2 Odyssey , Lake District To Do List


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High E3
Mid E3
Low E3
High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
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High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 10
Votes cast 10
Style of Ascent
Alt Leads
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Not Set
Route of Interest
Thirlmere Eliminate

Grade: E2 5b ***
(Castle Rock of Triermain)

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