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Elevation: 975 ft
GPS: 54.54424, -3.14018
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Shared By: Paul Ross on Dec 18, 2009
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron

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This very popular crag is a 3.5 mile drive down the valley from Keswick, and about a mile from Shepards Crag.It lies at the head of a little brance valley named Troutdale,behind the Borrowdale Hotel.Best parking is about a mile past the Hotel on the left.A lane leads into Troutdale. The crag is obvious .Cross the stream and a steep hike brings one to the base and the well marked start to the most climbed route on the crag Troutdale Pinnacle 5.6 375'.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Black Crag

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5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
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Troutdale Pinnacle
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5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Troutdale Pinnacle Superdirect.…
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Raindrop
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Troutdale Pinnacle
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5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 6 pitches
Troutdale Pinnacle Superdir…
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5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 5 pitches
Raindrop
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 4 pitches
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