This is the valley that contains Haweswater and is accessible from the A6 between Penrith and Kendal. Parking at GR 470109 Blea Water Crag is an important Lakes ice climbing area and there are at least two district classics there.


4 winter routes (S-III...S-IV)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
Buttress (click for routes) No. of Routes Route Type Sunshine
or shade
Approach walk Other
Blea Water Crag
GR 444108 540m. E Facing. This rambling crag has a number of good winter routes which form after...
Early morning sun

50 mins

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