North of England Rock Climbs

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

This Guidebook is now out of print, and unavailable

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 Quarry44LimestoneE
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 Wood61LimestoneNW
Kersey Green Scar18LimestoneNE
Orgate Scar43LimestoneSW
Northumberland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Queens Crag101Sandstone (hard)NW
The Tipalt14Sandstone (hard)N
Tyne & Wear crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Lonnen Quarry (aka Cleadon Quarry)51LimestoneSW
The Cove3LimestoneE