Great Langdale Rock Climbing
From Loughrigg looking towards the Langdale Pikes....
Great Langdale plays host to a number of fine crags. None of the crags give way to towering summits, but they do offer some great climbs with most within a reasonable hike from the car.
This is craging Lake District style.
From Keswich head south towards Grasmere. From Ambleside head west towards Skelwith Bridge. From either of these location head towards Chapel Stile, and then continue west on the B5343.
When you reach the Old Dungeon Ghyll hotel you're here!
Climbing Season For the England area.
Weather station 7.7 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Great Langdale
Gordian Knot 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Europe
: United Kingdom
: ... : White Ghyll Crag
A superb route,breaking through the central overhangs by a hanging corner.Starts at the first obvious break left of White Ghyll Wall. P1)The steep slab is climbed with increasing difficulty to a niche and belays.60' 5.7. P2)Traverse right to the foot of a steep corner. The first few feet are problomatical and lead to a small ledge on the right wall. Good holds lead back into the corner which is followed to a a chockstone belay.5o' 5.7+. P3) The wide crack is climbed to a ledge on the right. Cont...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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