From Loughrigg looking towards the Langdale Pikes....
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.
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!
Weather station 7.7 miles from here
12 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Browse More Classics in Great Langdale
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Great Langdale:
Featured Route For Great Langdale
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
Latest Regional Forum Messages
BETA PHOTO: Bowfell Mt., above the Langdale Valley
Little Langdale .December 10 2010.A rare early sno...
BETA PHOTO: The Langdale Pikes
Langdale Pikes winter 2011. Photo Jackie Gill
Gimmer Crag in the Distance
Green Langdale Valley..White Ghyll Crags up to the...
View to the Langdale Pikes.photo Bowker
BETA PHOTO: Upper Langdale Valley
Looking down into the Langdale Valley.photo Bowker
BETA PHOTO: Langdales green valley