Peak Climbs - Kinder and Bleaklow

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These details were last updated on 09/Apr/2008
Author ed Geoff Milburn
Published British Mountaineering Council (1990)
ISBN 0-903908-76-X

Review
"The fourth of the trio of Peak grit guidebooks". Includes all those crags you've heard of but couldn't be bothered to walk to. Crag topos could be more helpful - they omit route lines. Indexed.

Crags covered by this Guide

Cheshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Beeston Quarry41Grit (quarried)S
Tegg's Nose14Grit (quarried)E
Windgather Rocks111GritstoneSW
Derbyshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Bareholme Crag42GritstoneE
Black Tor49GritstoneNE
Blackshaw Quarry23Grit (quarried)S
Brockholes Quarry25Grit (quarried)W
Buxworth Railway Crag13GritstoneS
Castle Naze101GritstoneW
Chatterton Lane Quarry (Mill Brow Quarry)26Grit (quarried)?
Cracken Edge Quarries26GritstoneE
Crowden Castles12GritstoneW
Crowden Great Quarry90Grit (quarried)S
Deceptive Buttress10GritstoneW
Deer Knowl26GritstoneN
Far Black Clough16GritstoneSW
Grinah and Barrow Stones20GritstoneS
Harry's Quarry14Grit (quarried)S
John Henry Quarry60Grit (quarried)S
Kinder Bank Quarry Bowden Bridge8Gritstone?
Kinder Northern Edges291GritstoneN
Kinder Scout Downfall Area249GritstoneW
Kinder Southern Edges278GritstoneS
Laddow Rocks75GritstoneE
Lower Shelf Stones15GritstoneS
Millstone Buttress (Lads Leap)15Sandstone (hard)S
New Mills Torrs104GritstoneS
Oldgate Nick (Cats Tor)14GritstoneW
Rake's Rocks13Gritstone?
Rollick Stones50GritstoneNW
Shelf Benches45Grit (quarried)NW
Shining Clough Rocks115GritstoneN
Short Edge15Gritstone?
Tintwistle Knarr Quarry50Grit (quarried)S
Torside Clough70GritstoneNE
Yellowslacks37GritstoneE
Greater Manchester crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Broadbottom Quarry28Grit (quarried)?
Harrop Edge Quarry0Grit (quarried)S
Minor Tameside Quarries3Grit (quarried)?
Total climbs2194