ESKDALE FISHERGROUND


Eskdale’s granite bouldering is some of the most traditional in the area. Long before the latest wave of bouldering, generations of Outward Bound Instructors made this their evening and lunchtime venue.

Routes

81 boulder problems (VB...V9)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Diamond Area
A good and accessible area which lies just behind the Outward Bound School. There are a number of...
39
Boulder
Lots of sun!
Uphill

7 mins

178
Fisherground Needle Area
A bit of a walk, but this area which encompasses the Needle itself, Y Fronts Boulder and a couple...
9
Boulder
Lots of sun!
Uphill

15 mins

182
Animal Area
One outstanding boulder, with a couple of satellites, makes this accessible area one of the most...
11
Boulder
Sun and shade
Uphill

10 mins

sheltered
183
The Wilderness
Aptly named, but well-worth thrashing through the undergrowth to reach. A wall of perfect granite...
6
Boulder
Afternoon sun
Uphill

12 mins

sheltered
185
Hollinghead Crag Area
Three groups of boulders and faces which sit underneath Hollinghead Crag. Less frequented than the...
16
Boulder
Lots of sun!
Uphill

15 mins

sheltered
186
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    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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