Route Database : Oblique Crack


Country: England
Region: Lakes
Location: Coniston
Crag/Mountain: Kernal Crag
Route Name: Oblique Crack
Type: Rock Climb
Grade: D
Guidebook: Duddon & Slate
Climbers: Giles & Stuart
Date Climbed: 2004-07-01
Author: Giles Thurston
Date Entered: 2004-12-29


An obvious crack line is followed up the crag starting from the right hand side of the crag. Towards the top, the crack is left & a short slab is climbed to the top.


Author: Giles Thurston on 2004-12-29

Described as multi pitch in the guidebooks with the belay taken at the top of the crack. Can be climbed in a single pitch & is ok in big boots, especially on a wet day

Additional Information on "Kernal Crag":

  • Check BMC for access information
  • Check UKClimbing for crag information
  • Check Google for information

Additional Information on "Oblique Crack":

  • Check Google for information


The route description and comments provided here are intended to complement and not replace the descriptions found in official guidebooks. You are therefore encouraged to read our full disclaimer before attempting this route.


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