UPPER ESKDALE


Upper Eskdale has two main bouldering venues; the excellent Sampson's Stones, and the smaller Heron Stones. There is also some bouldering at Slate Knott although nothing very significant.

Routes

60 boulder problems (VB...V8)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Sampson's Stones
Upper Eskdale's prime venue, Sampson's Stones is without a doubt one of the better bouldering areas...
41
Boulder
Lots of sun!
Uphill

70 mins

190
Heron Stones
Underneath Heron Crag is a good-looking boulderfield. On closer inspection, only the two boulders...
19
Boulder
Afternoon sun
Level

15 mins

194
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