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Seasonal Restrictions

Dates: 13 May to 13 June

Reason: Nesting Birds

The restriction applies to all routes left of White Ghyll Chimney (not including that route) for nesting ring ouzels. 

Rockfax Description
An impressive line with a testing middle pitch that overcomes the mid-height overhangs via some difficult moves. Start just right of an arete.
1) 4b, 22m. Climb the wall and groove to a ledge and belay below the overhang.
2) 4c, 14m. Traverse right to a ledge then head up steeply to a small ledge on the right before moving back left to the base of a corner. Climb the corner to a small stance and belay.
3) 4b, 20m. Continue up the wide corner-crack to a large ledge on the right. Finish up the wall above it. © Rockfax

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Route of Interest
Hopkinson's Gully

Grade: VS 4b ***
(Scafell Crag)

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