V Corner Area

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Winter
Early morning sun
80 mins
Uphill

NY 344152 825m. NE Facing The broken face left of Viking Buttress. Descent: Walk off to the N (Right side looking at the crag) and locate the top of Swirral Edge.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Gully 1
90m. The gully left of Viking Buttress is fairly interesting.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
II
2
Gully 1 Buttress
100m Start up Gully 1 and break out left onto the buttress. Climb up to easier ground then cross a bowl to finish up another...
 
1 Stars
II/III
3
Gully 2
Easy and direct to the summit.
 
1 Stars
I
4
V Corner Top 50
80m. One of the most frequently climbed routes in the Lakes. Start about 60m. left of gully 2 below a prominent V Corner. 1)...
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
III
5
V-Corner Extended Finish
20m. Follow V-Corner until the final v-corner. Traverse right and cross the rib bounding the corner to the bottom of a large...
5 user comments
 III
6
Wall and Ramp
100m. Starts 50m left of V Corner. A left slanting groove leads to a left slanting ramp followed by easier climbing to the top.
 
1 Stars
II/III
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    V Corner
    "I have done the V corner route several times over the last 3 years,and find that..." 29/Jan top50

    Central Gully
    "My first winter route in the uk 1.1.2010, nice little ice bulge to begin then ve..." 15/Jan

    Viking Buttress
    "Soloed in Feb 1991 in perfect conditions, very thich rime ice and neve. My compa..." 09/Feb top50

    Central Gully
    "6/2/09 Perfect winter conditions for a return to winter climbing after couple of..." 07/Feb

    V-Corner Extended Finish
    "So does this extension start before the V Corner or after it? The new guidebook..." 14/Jan

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