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Lakes Festival of Climbing

festival of climbing
Friday 10 June – Sunday 12 June.
It’s back for 2011 theĀ Lakes Festival Of Climbing
In the Duddon Valley, close to lots of valley cragging, within walking distance of Dow Crag, and only a short drive from Esk Buttress and Scafell. Plenty of bouldering nearby too, in Duddon itself as well as Eskdale and St Bees.
Knowledgeable locals on hand to advise you of the best destinations, and guidebooks will be for sale. Evening socializing will be at the Newfield Inn with beer, food, music, prize raffle and other entertainment, possibly involving juggling and fire walking. The campsite allows open campfires and the event is free to everyone.