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Great Gable Sphinx Ridge - Open Ascents

Sphinx Ridge

Great Gable

Guided Scramble

Discover one of the Lake District's most historic venues and the birth place of modern mountaineering in Britain.


You will be moving on rock for most of the day from scrambling along The Climber's Traverse and Threading the needle to the magnificent scrambling up Sphinx Ridge. Finishing off with an ascent of Westmoorland Crags to top out on the summit of Great Gable.


Enjoy the views down the Wasdale valley throughout the day whilst scrambling on excellent rock in superb surroundings.


The walk in for this is about an hour and a half and no climbing experience is needed. This is a full mountain day for those who love to be on the go. Scrambling on grade 2 ground for most of the day.


The Big Day Mountaineer

Climb Height 150m. Summit 899m

Ratio 1:2

Suitable for Beginner & upwards
Price £200 Per Day
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