/ Rowtor Rocks Access
We took the main path, not a short cut, to Short Sean's Block. The two of us were then told to leave by an extremely rude lady, who at first said we were scaring her chickens - we hadn't even started to climb - and then, when I offered politely, to go to the other side, told us that climbing wasn't allowed there at all and it was private land.
I'm away for the next 4 days and won't be on the internet much. But, if anyone from the BMC want any details of the incident, please contact me through the site and I'll reply when I can.
This has been cleared up with the landowner, Peak Park and the BMC. She has no authority to ask you to leave if you are behaving responsibly. As far as I know she is now aware of this, so stay civil, explain that you have checked the situation and mention the organisations above. Arguments will not help the situation.
Link to the RAD entry here:
(the link in the first post is five years old)
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