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Routes in Shepherds Crag

Adam VS 5a T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ardus T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Bludgeon, E1 5b, The T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Catbells ...Hike T,S 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a V-easy 3 WI1 C0 Easy Snow PG13
Conclusion E1 5b T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Derision Groove T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Eve VS 4c T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Fisher's Folly T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Just Another Expedition. T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Little Chamonix T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Prodigal Sons. . Combe Ghyll 5.11R . E3 6a. T 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
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Type: Trad, Sport, Aid, Boulder, Ice, Snow, 2500 ft, Grade II
FA: unknown..probably Neanderthals
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Shared By: USBRIT Ross on Dec 10, 2009
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron

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Description

A short but fun and beautiful hike the other side of the lake from Shepherds Crag. From Keswick drive to the bottom of Catbells.(15mins). Stagger upwards (about 1500',1 to 1 1/2 miles.) to the summit.Note ;-BE CAREFUL .... This climb ,possibly the most popular as such in Britain has claimed many more lives than the North Face of the Eiger.I do not believe many if any from falling ,most I hear were from heart attack by the none too fit and or the elderly!. Never the less we took on the challenge and did it >>>>>> Nice Views ,and there are about 1200 rock climbs close by.

Location

NW England. The Lake District.... William Worsworth and Betrix Potter Land.

Protection

Rain Gear,Tool for scraping off sheep pooo (US term) from your boots.

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USBRIT Ross
Keswick Cumbria.UK
  3rd V-easy WI1 C0 Easy Snow
USBRIT Ross   Keswick Cumbria.UK
  3rd V-easy WI1 C0 Easy Snow
Just a joke .. Easiest hike in the Lake District. However great views May 27, 2015

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