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Routes in Scafell

Central Buttress. T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Mega Boulder V10- in nails T V10- 7C+
Swan Song E2 5c T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

Description

The crown jewel crags of the Lake District.The mountain itself Scawfell Pike is Britain's highest mountain (3210') and the rock faces imposing and steep are some of the biggest .There are a massive amount of routes of all grades to climb on these crags providing one has the luck of good weather.

Getting There

The easiest walk is from the Wasdale Valley ,about 11/2 hours from Borrowdale about two hours or more.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Scafell

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Central Buttress.
Trad 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Central Buttress. 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
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Nick Russell
Bristol, UK
Nick Russell   Bristol, UK  
I think the conventional spelling would be Scafell (or Sca Fell), although the pronunciation is closer to how you'd say Scaw Fell Mar 18, 2013

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