One of the most popular areas in the Lake District, with easy access and some low-level, fast-drying crags along it's length. Borrowdale stretches from Keswick in the North to Seathwaite in the South.
From Keswick, drive South down the B5289. Various parking is available depending on which of the numerous crags you want to visit.
Weather station 5.1 miles from here
30 Total Routes
['4 Stars',17],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Borrowdale Valley:
Featured Route For Borrowdale Valley
Dedication E1 5b 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Europe
: United Kingdom
: ... : Falcon Crags
A fine very popular climb. Start as for Interloper. P1)Climb easily to a ledge on the right ,go left 12' to a sloping ledge . Step right and ascend to a large ledge. 60'5.6.P2)Pull over a small overhang and enter an open groove. Climb it then step right onto the edge then back into a fine slanting corner,which is followed until it is possible to traverse left. finish up the groove on the left.100' 5.9....[more] Browse More Classics in International
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