The Lake District Rock Climbing
View from Helvellyn across the Thirlmere Lake Towa...
Some of the earliest climbing done in England was done here in the Lake District. The scenery around The Lakes attracts many tourists from all over which make the roads a very busy in the summer. Once you park up and head to the crag youll be able to enjoy the scenery with fellow climbers and hikers. There are many fine cliffs in The Lakes, with many of them offering high quality multi pitch routes.
Head North on the M6 towards Kendal. Turn left at Kendal and follow the traffic into the Lake District National Park.
Weather station 9.2 miles from here
69 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',28],['3 Stars',30],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Lake District
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Lake District:
Featured Route For The Lake District
Slip Knot. 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Europe
: United Kingdom
: ... : White Ghyll Crag
An interesting and varied climb up the conspicuous V-groove below the roofs left of Do Not. P1)Easy climbing leads to the foot of the corner proper. Follow the corner for 20',then good holds lead out up the right wall to a good ledge below the overhang.85'5.6. P2) Traverse left below the overhang into the corner. Move onto the arete and climb this with a fun move over the buldge,to a niche on the left. A steep wall leads to easier climbing.65' 5.7...[more] Browse More Classics in International