January 2014 Derwentwater . Lake District
From the Lake District and Northumberland in the North down to Cornwall in the South West, England has many fine cliffs, with arguably Derbyshire and Yorkshire hosting some of the finest climbing around, on rock type that can vary significantly in just a few miles. The weather in England, while still often damp, is generally better than other areas in the UK.
Flying to London will be the best option, from where you can easily travel to all the areas described.
Weather station 6.4 miles from here
1,014 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',147],['3 Stars',267],['2 Stars',298],['1 Star',267],['Bomb',8]
Classic Climbing Routes in England
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for England:
Featured Route For England
Quatermass 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Europe
: United Kingdom
: ... : Deep Zawn
1. 24m 5c Follow a vague leftwards line into a scoop, and step left into the crackline. Follow this, with difficult moves to gain a small incut ledge, and continue to an overhang and an unsound block. Go straight up for 8 metres until moves right along small ledges and past a dubious flake lead to the halfway ledge. Take a stance beneath the twin cracks.2 12m 5o The twin cracks lead steeply to a belay beneath a large stepped corner. 3 24m 5c Go up the corner for a few metres until level with a t...[more] Browse More Classics in International