Hollinghead Crag Area

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Boulder
Lots of sun!
15 mins
Uphill
Sheltered

Three groups of boulders and faces which sit underneath Hollinghead Crag. Less frequented than the other Fisherground areas, and still with some potential for further exploration.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Problem 1
Climb the left arete - be careful with the barbed wire.
 f5 5c
2
Problem 2
An eliminate up the centre of the wall.
 
1 Stars
f5+ 6a
3
Problem 3
Climb the arete, only using holds on the arete.
 f5 5c
4
The Stile Crack
The crack using its right arete.
 
1 Stars
f3
5
Problem 5
Straight up the wall with the crux near the top.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
Fluttery
f6B
6
Problem 6
The wall, avoiding the jugs out to the right.
 f4 5a
7
Grooved Arete Left
Up just left of the arete with a pull onto the slab.
 
1 Stars
f5+ 6a
8
Grooved Arete Direct
Climb the groove easily to a precarious move to gain the slab.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
f6A
9
Problem 9
Face climbing to finish up Lightning Crack.
 f4 5a
10
Lightning Crack
Flash the imaginatively named crack.
 
1 Stars
f3+ 4c
11
Phil's Arete Top 50
The classy arete on its left side.
 
2 Stars
f5+ 6a
12
Problem 12
The right side of the arete is easier but not as good.
 f5 5c
13
Problem 13
Climb the crack out of the cave. Starting at the back is V5.
 
Bumstart
f5 5c
14
Oak Arete
Climb the arete to gain the break and traverse to finish up the corner. The Direct Finish is a project.
 
1 Stars
f6A
15
Oak Corner Top 50
Climb the lovely hanging corner.
 
2 Stars
f4 5a
16
Problem 16
Another decent problem which ascends the wall without using the crack on the right.
 
1 Stars
f5 5c
  • Latest Comments

    For ESKDALE FISHERGROUND

    Problem 5
    "the start is doing my head in, any suggestions" 20/Feb

    Problem 11
    "Decent sit down start only slighly harder" 27/Aug

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