One of the most popular areas in the Lake District, with easy access and some low-level, fast-drying crags along it's length. Borrowdale stretches from Keswick in the North to Seathwaite in the South.
From Keswick, drive South down the B5289. Various parking is available depending on which of the numerous crags you want to visit.
Weather station 5.1 miles from here
30 Total Routes
['4 Stars',17],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Borrowdale Valley:
Featured Route For Borrowdale Valley
Ardus 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Europe
: United Kingdom
: ... : Shepherds Crag
One of the best climbs on the crag of moderate difficulty.The climb was named after a local lady bartender. P1)Ascend to the right up to a block belay at the start of the main corner 60'5.6 P2)Climb the block and corner to another block belay 40' 5.6 P3 Traverse out left across the exposed slab for about 15' then climb a crack to the top.45' 5.7. Direct Finish. Climb the corner above the belay. ...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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