Contributed by JendeHoxar May/18 - This public hilllist has been seen 2,568 times

Taken from the Borrowdale 2016 definitive guide. Various contributors name their Top 5 favourite routes in the valley.

Found!  © Joe Browns/The Climbers Shop
Found!
© Joe Browns/The Climbers Shop

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1st onefootholdinthegrave 65% 8 Apr, 2023
2nd joeflan 55% 23 Mar, 2022
2nd Mick King 55% 7 Jun, 2023
3rd Hidden 48% 9 Sep, 2023
4th CMoore 44% 10 Sep, 2023
5th martrin 42% 21 Jul, 2020
6th joe.91 38% 22 Apr, 2022
6th WB 38% 4 Apr, 2023
7th DJayB 36% 10 Oct, 2023
8th Spencer Noble 32% 30 Dec, 2023

Map of routes in this ticklist

Least routes Most routes

Note: Only showing summits, scrambles, winter routes, and low grade climbs

Distribution of grades - Trad

Top 12 photos of this hilllist

Rory on The Bludgeon at Shepherds

The Bludgeon
Rory on The Bludgeon at Shepherds
© Ken Lewis

Chris Bonington still climbing at 78. Legend

Little Chamonix
Chris Bonington still climbing at 78. Legend
© Paluchi

Katie climbs The Bludgeon in typical Autumnal conditions.

The Bludgeon
Katie climbs The Bludgeon in typical Autumnal conditions.
© Tom McNally

"Katie, can you climb Little Chamonix in a dinosaur suit?" "You bet Jurassican!"

Little Chamonix
"Katie, can you climb Little Chamonix in a dinosaur suit?" "You bet Jurassican!"
© Luke Briggs

Scott enjoying some perfect weather at Sergeant Crag, Borrowdale vista behind.

Aphasia
Scott enjoying some perfect weather at Sergeant Crag, Borrowdale vista behind.
© neil the weak

OK, I know everyone posts the same photo of this route, but it's definitely a classic shot.

Corvus
OK, I know everyone posts the same photo of this route, but it's definitely a classic shot.
© Derry

Post lockdown sending in the Lake District

Bleed In Hell
Post lockdown sending in the Lake District
© Marc Langley

The guidebook shot

Troutdale Pinnacle
The guidebook shot
© Adventuring With Mike

Robbie Philips moving into the crux of Bleed in Hell

Bleed In Hell
Robbie Philips moving into the crux of Bleed in Hell
© Marc Langley

Troutdale pinnacle on a perfect autumn day

Troutdale Pinnacle
Troutdale pinnacle on a perfect autumn day
© Pterodactyl

Will Birkett races up the top pitch of Little Chamonix as night falls, the final route of The Lakes Classic Rock Round.

Little Chamonix
Will Birkett races up the top pitch of Little Chamonix as night falls, the final route of The Lakes Classic Rock Round.
© Tom McNally

Colin Wells on Raven Crag Gully, Lakes.

Raven Crag Gully
Colin Wells on Raven Crag Gully, Lakes.
© Alastair Lee/posingproductions.com


Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
Bleed In Hell E8 6c *** 9 ? Bowderstone Crags
The Torture Board E7 6c ** 25 ? Reecastle Crag
Hell's Wall E6 6c *** 53 ? Bowderstone Crags
Footless Crow E6 6c *** 32 ? Goat Crag,...
Mirage E5 6b *** 19 ? Goat Crag,...
Nagasaki Grooves E4 6b *** 37 ? Great End Crag
Grand Alliance E4 6a *** 239 ? Black Crag...
Dry Grasp E4 6a *** 82 ? Falcon Crag
Bitter Oasis E4 5c *** 156 ? Goat Crag,...
Athanor E3 6a *** 56 ? Goat Crag,...
Guillotine E3 5c *** 449 ? Reecastle Crag
White Noise E3 5c *** 404 ? Reecastle Crag
The Voyage E3 5c *** 61 ? Goat Crag,...
Post Mortem E3 5c *** 15 42m • 2 Eagle Crag...
Prana E3 5c *** 295 ? Black Crag...
The Niche E2 5c *** 218 60m • 2 Falcon Crag
Kidnapped E2 5c *** 104 ? Falcon Crag
The Question E2 5c *** 26 28m Heron Crag...
Tumbleweed Connection E2 5c *** 217 ? Goat Crag,...
Bleak How Buttress E2 5c *** 168 ? Upper Langstrath...
Slab Happy E2 5c ** 27 15m Blackmoss Pot Slab
Aphasia E2 5b *** 488 45m Sergeant Crag Slabs
Banzai Pipeline E1 5b *** 148 ? • 4 Great End Crag
Aaros E1 5b *** 859 ? Shepherd’s Crag
The Bludgeon E1 5b *** 815 ? Shepherd’s Crag
The Philistine E1 5b *** 229 ? High Crag
Praying Mantis E1 5b *** 558 ? • 4 Goat Crag,...
Autopsy E1 5b ** 20 ? Eagle Crag...
Raindrop E1 5b *** 892 ? • 4 Black Crag...
Finale HVS 5a *** 1041 ? Shepherd’s Crag
Lakeland Cragsman HVS 5a *** 979 45m Sergeant Crag Slabs
Mandrake HVS 5a *** 963 ? Quayfoot Buttress
Irony HVS 5a ** 649 ? Quayfoot Buttress
Illusion HVS 5a *** 381 44m Falcon Crag
The Reiver HVS 5a ** 205 ? Upper Langstrath...
Troutdale Pinnacle Superdirect HVS 5a *** 845 ? Black Crag...
Horizontal Pleasure HVS 4c ** 18 80m • 3 Dove Nest Crag,...
Adam VS 5a *** 1979 ? Shepherd’s Crag
Eve VS 4c *** 1937 ? Shepherd’s Crag
True Cross VS 4c ** 183 30m Shepherd’s Crag
Falconer's Crack VS 4c ** 49 ? Eagle Crag...
The Shroud VS 4c ** 647 ? Black Crag...
Gillercombe Buttress S 4a *** 1810 ? Gillercombe
Troutdale Pinnacle S *** 3718 105m • 6 Black Crag...
Little Chamonix VD *** 7749 70m • 4 Shepherd’s Crag
Raven Crag Gully VD *** 91 ? Raven Crag, Combe...
Brown Slabs Arete D *** 2029 ? • 2 Shepherd’s Crag
Corvus D *** 2316 ? • 5 Raven Crag, Combe...
Grey Knotts Face D * 232 ? • 5 Gillercombe
87 e, 136 stars 34,522 564m 79
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