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Topic - NEW ARTICLE: North York Moors by Franco Cookson & Dave Warb

"On first inspection the crag seems a sodden mass of bleak seepage. If you approach it with an open mind though, the exceptional central block will put you in better spirits. The free-standing iconic pinnacle, towering in to the clear Moors air, was largely unclimbed until the late 90s, when Adam Van Lopik climbed many of the poorly protected hard routes..."

"The honeymoon period between the late 60's and the early 80's saw many of the areas great classics climbed for the first time. The climbing boom was mirrored by the boom in industry on the Tees and both have since become dormant with the destruction of so many jobs and the scarcity of climbers in the area."

Franco Cookson and Dave Warburton explore their local crags on the North York Moors.

With photo's, area and accommodation guides and route recommendations.

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