Climbs 41
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 396m a.s.l
Faces E

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Jeremy Wilson on Pericles (E1) - Eagle Crag - Grisedale (from Lake District Climbs Rockfax). © Mark Glaister

Crag features

Multi pitch routes up to 76m. Kestrel Wall (S), Sobrenada (VS), Soliloquy (E1), Earlybirds (E2), Morning Slab (HVS).

Approach notes

One hour from parking in Patterdale. There is no parking at all in the Grisedale Valley - beware of the mad farmer!

Follow the path towards ruthwaite lodge. then cut across to the obvious cliff. it's marked on the OS map- so no excuses for getting lost. It's pretty obvious.

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Lake District Climbs

Lake District Climbs provides comprehensive coverage of the very best traditional climbing in the mountains and valleys of English Lake District. The range and variety of climbing available is outstanding, from low-level single-pitch outcrop cragging to long multi-pitch mountain routes. There is something here for climbers of all abilities from experts to those just starting out.
More Guidebooks:
Eastern Crags (2011)

Out of print:
Sorry no info to submit as I've not climbed there, but the BMC access link is for Eagle Crag, Borrowdale.
Simon White - 06/May/04
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