Flat Crags

Early morning sun
70 mins

GR 246065 675m. E Facing. This is the first of a series of crags on the NE face of Bowfell. There is only one recorded route here so far but as conditions are reliable and its neighbouring crags are fairly well developed is only a matter of time before some new desperate mixed routes appear. Approach from the ODG Car Park GR 285061. Up The Band from Stool End and take a traversing path below off to the right from a level area at the top of The Band GR 255063. This Path contuse on to Cambridge Crags, North Buttress and Bowfell Buttress. Descent: To the north (right side looking at the crag) and down a big easy angled ramp.

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Crack Magic
A winter ascent of Flat Crag Corner. steep and technically demanding. When approaching the crag via the Climbers’ Traverse, an o
 S-VII 7
Fast Burn
Follows the summer line. No details were provided by the first ascent party except that they needed an early start. Needs...
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 S-VII 8