Scrambles in the Lake District - South
Langdale, Coniston, Eskdale, Patterdale & High Street
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Guide to 106 scrambling routes climbing the rocks and ghylls of the English Lake District, covering the southern area including Langdale, Coniston and Eskdale. Routes range from grade 1 to V Diff (use of a rope is recommended for grade 2 and above) and can be linked to form 24 longer outings. With advice on equipment and safety.
SeasonsBest in Spring to Autumn, though some routes can be climbed all year round
CentresPatterdale, Haweswater, Longsleddale, Langdale, Coniston, Duddon, Eskdale
DifficultyBeginner to rock climbing experience; scrambling grades from 1- to 3+; rock climbing grades from Mod to V Diff; rock climbing equipment needed for more difficult routes
Must SeePopular classics such as Jack's Rake, Esk Gorge and Pinnacle Ridge; dramatic gills like Dungeon and Linkcove Gill; classic rock climbs including Giant's Crawl, Middlefell Buttress and Crescent Climb
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