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Bouldering

Afternoon sun

15 mins

Uphill

This area makes a logical combination with Black Crag and a good circuit can be made starting by the track and working up through Long Scar to the Black Crag boulders which lie just above. Long Scar offers some varied problems, mostly in the lower grades, often on very rough rock.

Route (click for voting and user comments) |
Symbols |
Grade | |

1 |
Problem 1Climb the front face of this landmark feature. | Bumstart | f5 5c |

2 |
Problem 2The arete is climbed from a sit-start at this grade. | Bumstart | f5+ 6a |

3 |
Problem 3The centre of the wall via the big hole. | Bumstart | f5+ 6a |

4 |
Problem 4Left side of the arete. | Bumstart | f5+ 6a |

5 |
Problem 5The bottom wall. | Bumstart | f3+ 4c |

6 |
Left SlabPleasant and straightforward. | f4+ 5b | |

7 |
GemStart at the lowest point of the slab and climb slightly leftwards, using the triangular hold for your right hand. | 2 Stars | f6A |

8 |
Right SlabStart at the same point but go up right - the triangular hold is for your left hand this time. | f5 5c | |

9 |
Problem 9Traverse the lip on some of the most abrasive rock imaginable. | Bumstart Rounded | f5 5c |

10 |
Problem 10The centre of the wall from sitting. The break traverse is also V1. | Bumstart | f5 5c |

11 |
Problem 11 | f3 | |

12 |
Problem 12 | f3 | |

13 |
Problem 13r Problem 14 c VB | 1 Stars | f3+ 4c |

14 |
Problem 15 | f3 | |

15 |
Problem 16The excellent crack is fingery. | 1 Stars Crimpy | f5 5c |

16 |
Left WallThe best of a good trio of fingery wall problems. | 1 Stars Crimpy | f5 5c |

17 |
Problem 18 | 1 Stars | f4+ 5b |

18 |
Problem 19 | f4 5a |