Lakes Bouldering

This database contains the routes as published in the Lakes Bouldering Rockfax guidebook. New problems are added as they get done. Please let us have your votes on the grades and information in the guide. The problems without names have been given numbers corresponding to their listing in the guide.


1033 ice routes (f3...f8B+)
50 of the Best Routes top50
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents

Crag (click for details) No. of Routes Grade Range Route Type Sunshine
or shade
Approach walk Other
  • Latest Comments

    For Lakes Bouldering

    Leopold Von Buch (Carrock Fell)
    "so do you top out?" 09/Jan

    Kit's Grooved Arete (Carrock Fell)
    "Nice one. I managed it after about half an hour. Still think it more of a v4 tha..." 06/Jun

    Kit's Grooved Arete (Carrock Fell)
    "kris, its a very friction conditions dependent problem, if its cold and fresh it..." 01/Jun

    Kit's Grooved Arete (Carrock Fell)
    "how do you climb this route. it seems much harder than a v3?" 29/May

    Bottom Arete (Kentmere)
    "Definitely the best route on the Boulder. Lots of eliminates for the start" 16/Apr

    Slapstick (The Bowderstone)
    "Agree with the above, I have never seen it done as an eliminate. I used to do it..." 25/Feb

    Triple Dyno (Langdale Boulders)
    "either i did the wrong three dynos or that's not V8" 16/Sep

    Reinvented Bright New Colour (Kentmere)
    "i love this problem the groove that leads up to the roof is especially good its..." 09/Aug

    The Overhang (Langdale Boulders)
    "Sit start exactly V7" 13/Jul top50

    Problem 19 (Carrock Fell)
    "Punks life traverse? needs to be regraded certainly not V5 anyone pushing their ..." 10/Apr

    Mantel Boulder (Langdale Boulders)
    "face is useful !" 18/Feb

    V6 Traverse (Langdale Boulders)
    "A nice little problem but it's not V6. Steady V5 would be about right." 17/Feb top50

    Problem 12 (The Bowderstone)
    "never did it, thats why I nver claimed it. Tried many times, a better/harder st..." 13/Dec

    Back Boulder Left (Langdale Boulders)
    "Surprisingly good despite it's diminutive size and the fact that it feels very e..." 11/Jul

    V6 Traverse (Langdale Boulders)
    "Perhapse it felt V6 cos it is V6, hence the name the V6 traverse." 23/Mar top50

    Problem 5 (Eskdale Fisherground)
    "the start is doing my head in, any suggestions" 20/Feb

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