Horseshoe main wall catches the sun and can be quite pleasant mid winter when the icy winds blow over the top. Stoney west and Garage buttress are also an option and don't suffer too much with seepage. Parts of Rubicon are a sun trap when not underwater.
It's often hard to keep your fingers warm at this time of year.
Not a big fan of sport but I was belaying my wife this week on a cold day. Getting a cold but sunny day in Horseshoe quarry wasn't so bad due to the sheltered aspect, even I was able to stay warm despite being a belayer.
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News 2020 Kendal Mountain Festival Film Awards
The 2020 Kendal Film Awards were held on Saturday night, hosted by Kendal Mountain Festival's resident Jury Chairman Keme Nzerem and a panel of judges. This year's festival had a record 400 entries from both professional and amateur filmmakers; a...