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Gimmer Crag

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Gimmer Crag 


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Location: 54.447, -3.1077 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 31, 2009
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Historic Photo. About 1960 .Below Gimmer Crag. A v...

Description 

Gimmer Crag faces South West and is fairly straightforward in geometry consisting of one main feature. Its situation high on the slopes guarantees many fine positions for its routes.


Getting There 

From the hotel head west then north west up the slope. You'll soon sight the crag which you can make a fairly straight hike towards.


4 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Gimmer Crag:
Kipling Groove   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 135'   
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Kipling Groove...Historic route named as it was Ruddy Ard.

Kipling Groove 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Gimmer Crag
Definitely a lakes classic. Prepare for the occasional wait and polished piece of rock.1. Climb up to the overhang then move under it to get to the belay in an overhung recess.2. Climb the wall on the right to the overhang, pass this then up to the crux moves passing the bulge.Move right then up easier ground to the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Denis Peare and Peter Lockey on Gimmer Crack 5.8.photo Paul Ross
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