Northern England

Northern England Rockfax Cover, 165 kb
Author Chris Craggs
Published Rockfax (2008)
ISBN 978-1-873341-71-1


The book is a selected route and crag guide although it still manages to pack over 2350 routes between its covers, spread across 44 crags. The main focus is on routes of all grades from Moderate to E9, but the best bouldering is also described.

Example Pages from this Guidebook
Northern England example page 1, 4 kbNorthern England example page 2, 5 kb
Northern England example page 3, 4 kb

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Crags covered by this Guide
County Durham crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Goldsborough Carr183Gritstoneall
Derbyshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
North Yorkshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Brimham Rocks828Gritstoneall
Earl Crag240GritstoneNW
Eastby Crag114GritstoneS
Embsay Crag80GritstoneSE
Highcliffe Nab91Sandstone (hard)N
Park Nab53Sandstone (hard)W
Scugdale - Scot Crags183Sandstone (hard)SW
Simons Seat133Gritstoneall
Wainstones182Sandstone (hard)W
Northumberland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Back Bowden Doors204Sandstone (hard)W
Berryhill57Sandstone (hard)S
Bowden Doors285Sandstone (hard)W
Buttress Face, Simonside0UNKNOWN?
Callerhues128Sandstone (hard)SW
Corby's Crag92Sandstone (soft)W
Crag Lough103DoleriteN
Drake Stone15Sandstone (hard)?
East Woodburn36Sandstone (hard)SW
Great Wanney100Sandstone (hard)NW
Kyloe Crag (Kyloe Out)149Sandstone (hard)SW
Kyloe-in-the-wood (Kyloe-In)157Sandstone (hard)S
Peel crag92DoleriteN
Ravensheugh Crag150Sandstone (hard)N
Sandy Crag40Sandstone (hard)W
Simonside - Church Rock10Sandstone (hard)N
Simonside North Face106Sandstone (hard)N
Tyne & Wear crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Causey Quarry38Sandstone (hard)?
West Yorkshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Caley Crags570GritstoneN
Chevin Buttress57GritstoneN
Heptonstall100Grit (quarried)SW
Ilkley (Cow and Calf)268GritstoneN
Ilkley (Rocky Valley)131GritstoneN
Shooter's Nab111Grit (quarried)N