North of England Rock Climbs

Author Stewart Wilson
Published Cordee (1992)
ISBN 1-871890-41-1

A definitive guide covering 78 crags in Cumbria (excluding the Lakes), parts of Northumberland, the Pennine Border region, Tyne & Wear, County Durham, the Cleveland Hills and northern Yorkshire.

Crags covered by this Guide
County Durham crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Catcastle Quarry16Grit (quarried)S
Cotherstone Crag0Sandstone (hard)SW
Howns Gill Quarry72Sandstone (soft)W
Cumbria crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Armathwaite136Sandstone (soft)SW
Caldbeck Moor Quarry42LimestoneE
Cowraik Quarry85Sandstone (soft)S
Crag Gate (Greystoke)25Limestone?
Cumrew Crag34LimestoneSW
Headend quarry38LimestoneS
Scratchmere Scar65Sandstone (hard)SW
Spadeadam Crag20Sandstone (hard)S
The Gelt Boulder10Quartzite?
The Hoff28Conglomerate?
Windmore End200LimestoneSW
North Yorkshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Applegarth Scar40LimestoneS
Downholme Quarry39Mica schistW
Hagg Wood60LimestoneNW
Kersey Green Scar18LimestoneNE
Orgate Scar43LimestoneSW
Northumberland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Queens Crag100Sandstone (hard)NW
The Tipalt14Sandstone (hard)N
Tyne & Wear crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Lonnen Quarry (aka Cleadon Quarry)51LimestoneSW
The Cove3LimestoneE