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Harehope Canyon (Dove Crag) History
The gorge has been "disovered" many times and some climbs done by Malcolm Lowerson and Andy Birtwistle. However, in the near perfect summer of 2003 Tim Catterall climbed and documented over 25 routes, unwittingly repeating some earlier ascents.

First Ascent List

Summer 2004TradGordon Bennett, HVS 5aJohn Mountain