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Routes in Castle Rock of Triermain

Agony E2 5A T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Direct Route T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Eliminate Girdle. E1 5b T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Gazebo T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Last Laugh E4 6b, The T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Rigor Mortis E2 5c T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Thirlmere Eliminate. E1 5b T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
White Dwarf. E4 6a T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
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Type: Trad, 185 ft, 3 pitches
FA: Paul Ross . Peter Greenwood (Var Leads). June 26 1955.
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Shared By: USBRIT Ross on Jan 20, 2010
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell

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Excellent climbing up grooves and ribs left of Rigor Mortis. Ross and Greenwood's first route on Castle Rock.Done on sight with no cleaning or inspection. Starts below a six foot high perched flake,just left of Rigor Mortis.P1)Climb onto the flake and continue up the corner to the left end of the long ledge.50' 5.8.P2)Climb out to the left to the corner and swing onto the arete.Follow the arete to the large sloping ledge below an overhang. 75' 5.8.P3)Climb the very steep corner moving onto the right wall at its top.60'5.9+ Original Finish ;-.When above the overhang step left and climb towards the edge.Follow the edge then a wall to the top. 70' 5.9+.


Castle Rock ,North Crag. see FRCC guide to Buttermere and the Eastern Crags.


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