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Great Langdale Rock Climbing 


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Location: 54.4453, -3.1027 View Map  Incorrect?
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From Loughrigg looking towards the Langdale Pikes....

Description 

Great Langdale plays host to a number of fine crags. None of the crags give way to towering summits, but they do offer some great climbs with most within a reasonable hike from the car.

This is craging Lake District style.


Getting There 

From Keswich head south towards Grasmere. From Ambleside head west towards Skelwith Bridge. From either of these location head towards Chapel Stile, and then continue west on the B5343.

When you reach the Old Dungeon Ghyll hotel you're here!

Climbing Season

For the England area.

Weather station 7.7 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',2],['5.8',2],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Great Langdale
Rock Climbing Photo: Two climbers can be seen on the traverse of the se...

Haste Not. 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : White Ghyll Crag
Sustained climbing with spectacular situations. Starts at a recess just left of Gordian Knot. P1) The left hand corner of the recess is climbed to the overhang. Cross the wall on the left with difficulty to reach a groove in the slab. Follow the groove passed an awkward bulge to a large ledge and block belay. 70' 5.7+. (From here a two pitch variation over the roofs was climbed in 1966 and named The Horror by Paul Ross and Peter Myers with some aid on P1 . It was freed in 1978 by Ron Fachett but...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Great Langdale
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Little Langdale .December 10 2010.A rare early sno...
Rock Climbing Photo: The Pikes .. Langdale Valley
The Pikes .. Langdale Valley
Rock Climbing Photo: Grasmere Lake
Grasmere Lake
Rock Climbing Photo: Langdales green valley
BETA PHOTO: Langdales green valley
Rock Climbing Photo: Upper Langdale Valley
BETA PHOTO: Upper Langdale Valley
Rock Climbing Photo: View towards Blea Tarn and Coniston Old Man.
View towards Blea Tarn and Coniston Old Man.
Rock Climbing Photo: Gimmer Crag in the Distance
Gimmer Crag in the Distance
Rock Climbing Photo: Great Langdale
Great Langdale
Rock Climbing Photo: View to the Langdale Pikes.photo Bowker
View to the Langdale Pikes.photo Bowker
Rock Climbing Photo: Bowfell Mt., above the Langdale Valley
BETA PHOTO: Bowfell Mt., above the Langdale Valley
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down into the Langdale Valley.photo Bowker
Looking down into the Langdale Valley.photo Bowker
Rock Climbing Photo: Painting in a Langdale Hotel
Painting in a Langdale Hotel
Rock Climbing Photo: Langdale Pikes winter 2011. Photo Jackie Gill
Langdale Pikes winter 2011. Photo Jackie Gill
Rock Climbing Photo: Gimmer Crag
Gimmer Crag
Rock Climbing Photo: Green Langdale Valley..White Ghyll Crags up to the...
Green Langdale Valley..White Ghyll Crags up to the...
Rock Climbing Photo: Loughrigg Tarn and the Langdale Pikes
Loughrigg Tarn and the Langdale Pikes
Rock Climbing Photo: The Langdale Pikes
BETA PHOTO: The Langdale Pikes
Rock Climbing Photo: Wetherlam Mt from Loughrigg Tarn
Wetherlam Mt from Loughrigg Tarn

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