Winter Climbs

Route Comment – Central Gully

Winter Climbs > Rampsgill Head > Route Comment – Central Gully | 90 m | III (4) * 22-Feb-2017, Matt Griffin From: Matt Griffin Subject: Route Comment – Central Gully I climbed Central Gully on Rampsgill Head the other week and thought that the pitch lengths in the guide could do with updating. Pitch 1 […]

Never Mind the Guidebook

Winter Climbs > Helvellyn > Brown Cove Crags > Never Mind the Guidebook | 160m | V, 6 * 14-Jan-2017, Ben Pearce and Paul Headland Traces a line up the main buttress linking two short icy steps to reach the headwall which is taken direct up a steep corner. The route may share some of […]

Winter New Routes and Comments received since the publication of the last guide.

Winter Climbs > Winter New Routes and Comments received since the publication of the last guide. | | 11-Dec-2016, Trevor Langhorne Details of all new routes and comments that were posted on the old FRCC Website since the publication of the last guidebook (2013) Winter Climbs New & Comments

Winter Climbs

Winter climbs in the Lake District – a joint FRCC/Cicerone Press publication. In good conditions the district is a very accessible venue for quality winter climbing without the privations of a big day a Scottish hill. Over the last few winters there have been some excellent conditions, consequently there has been a lot of activity […]