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Routes in Falcon Crags

Dedication E1 5b T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Hedera Grooves. Lower Falcon Crag. T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Illusion HVS 5a T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Joke E3 6a T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Route 1 E3 5c T 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Walk on the Wild Side. HVS 5a, The T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Type: Trad, 135 ft, 2 pitches
FA: Paul Ross Peter Lockey. Aug 1956
Page Views: 247 total, 3/month
Shared By: USBRIT Ross on Dec 25, 2009
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell

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Description

The easiest climb on Lower Falcon But perhaps good VS rather than mild.A good introduction to the crag.Starts up a groove above a small grassy bay left of an Ivy mass,About 50'left of The Niche route. P1)Climb to a grass ledge then a short groove above to a niche. A traverse line is followed to a groove ,Up this and step left to the holly tree. 80'5.7 P2)Climb the groove above the holly then follow the ramp left and to the top of the crag. An Excellent pitch. 55'5.7+

Location

Lower Falcon Crag... see FRCC Guide to Borrowdale,

Protection

Normal Rack stoppers and cams .

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