Buckstone How

Eastern Crags

Easy access to quick drying, starred routes.

Crag information
Climbing Area: Lake District Rock Type: Slate
County Cumbria Access Status: Restrictions/ Sensitive Access
Importance: Local CRoW Land: Yes
Ownership: Unknown No. of Routes: 22
Within National Park: Yes Year Developed: 1946
Grid Reference: NY223143

CRoW Information

On Open Access land. See map here; http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/ourwork/enjoying/places/openaccess/default.aspx

Group Advice

Unsuitable.

Area information

With implimentation of the CRoW Act (2000), many Lakes fells and crags now have an Open Access designation. They also have many nationally important bird and plant species dependant on inaccessible crags/ledges and heather/mixed heath environments for survival. During the bird nesting period, a number of species can be vulnerable to disturbance. The Lake District restrictions are monitored, variable (VR) and reviewed in April/May. If the birds do not nest, restrictions are lifted early. Check the BMC and FRCC websites in early May for details. New restrictions will be notified on the websites and with on-site notices. To view the BMC's Lake District Green Climbing Guide click this link: www.thebmc.co.uk/lake-district-green-guide

Weather Information

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