Boat Howe

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Winter
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GR.199110 700m N Facing High on the Ennerdale side of Kirk Fell, the gullies go at grade I/II and the broken buttresses can be climbed at II/III. The climbs described are on the right hand end of the crags. Approach: Either contour in from Black Sail or come in on the Moses Trod path from Honister.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Starboard Chimney
40m. The short strenuous chimney on the right of the main buttress
 
2 Stars
IV 5
2
Horizon Climb
120m. Right of the previous route across a scree gully. Start up a corner on the right of the slabs. Move right to ledges...
 IV 4
3
Ill Gill
265m. The obvious gill on the Wasdale side of Kirk Fell. Approach via the Styhead Path.
 II/III