Sourmilk Gill

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Winter
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NY 233122 150m E Facing An easily accessible icy scramble if it is in condition, it serves as an ideal place for the beginner or can be used as a more interesting approach to Gillercombe and Gable Crag. Approach: Park at Seathwaite, turn R in the farm yard, cross the bridge and set off up the Gill

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Sourmilk Gill
245m. Follow the stream bed for as long as you can. The top fall which is avoidable gives the crux with up to 15m of steep ice.
 
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