Scratchmere Scar

Eden Valley

Small outcrop of good quality Lazonby sandstone over looking the Petteril valley.

Crag information
Climbing Area: Lake District Rock Type: Sandstone
Importance: Local CRoW Land: No
Ownership: Private No. of Routes: 45
Within National Park: No Year Developed: 1970
Grid Reference: NY516380

Unfortunately following a number of years of good access to the crag, the landowners have now decided to ban access for climbers. 

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

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