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Great Langdale Rock Climbing 


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From Loughrigg looking towards the Langdale Pikes....

Description 

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.


Getting There 

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]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',2],['5.8',2],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Gimmer Crag
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The Pikes .. Langdale Valley
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Painting of Black Jack in the Dungeon Gyhll Hote...
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Great Langdale
Rock Climbing Photo: Grasmere Lake
Grasmere Lake
Rock Climbing Photo: Green Langdale Valley..White Ghyll Crags up to the...
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Rock Climbing Photo: Langdale Pikes winter 2011. Photo Jackie Gill
Langdale Pikes winter 2011. Photo Jackie Gill
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down into the Langdale Valley.photo Bowker
Looking down into the Langdale Valley.photo Bowker
Rock Climbing Photo: View to the Langdale Pikes.photo Bowker
View to the Langdale Pikes.photo Bowker
Rock Climbing Photo: Gimmer Crag in the Distance
Gimmer Crag in the Distance
Rock Climbing Photo: Little Langdale .December 10 2010.A rare early sno...
Little Langdale .December 10 2010.A rare early sno...
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View towards Blea Tarn and Coniston Old Man.
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BETA PHOTO: The Langdale Pikes
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Loughrigg Tarn and the Langdale Pikes
Rock Climbing Photo: Upper Langdale Valley
BETA PHOTO: Upper Langdale Valley
Rock Climbing Photo: Wetherlam Mt from Loughrigg Tarn
Wetherlam Mt from Loughrigg Tarn
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Great Langdale

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