Northumberland Climbing Guide

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These details were last updated on 19/Jun/2009
Author John Earl
Published Northumbrian Mountaineering Club (2004)
ISBN 978-0-950468-63-1

Website
www.thenmc.org.uk

Review
Comprehensive guide to Northumberlands crags including many recent developments, researched and produced by local devotees. A5 format includes photo-topos, location maps

Crags covered by this Guide

Northumberland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Aid Crag15Sandstone (hard)N
Back Bowden Doors200Sandstone (hard)W
Berryhill54Sandstone (hard)S
Bizzle crags21AndesiteE
Bowden Doors281Sandstone (hard)W
Boyes Quarry6Sandstone (hard)SW
Bromlee Lough Crag3Sandstone (soft)?
Callerhues124Sandstone (hard)SW
Cawfields Crag2Sandstone (hard)?
Coe Crag26Sandstone (hard)N
Corbies Fortress14Sandstone (hard)?
Corby's Crag88Sandstone (soft)W
Crag Lough100DoleriteN
Crag Point0Sandstone (hard)?
Cullernose Point21DoleriteS
Curtis Crag42Sandstone (hard)NW
Drake Stone15Sandstone (hard)?
Dunsdale Crag0Sandstone (hard)?
East Woodburn35Sandstone (hard)SW
Goats Buttress0Sandstone (hard)?
Goats Crag91Sandstone (hard)S
Great Dour Crag0Sandstone (hard)W
Great Wanney99Sandstone (hard)NW
Hard Heugh0Sandstone (hard)?
Harehope Canyon28Sandstone (hard)SE
Harehope Quarry0Sandstone (hard)?
Hareshaw Lynn0Sandstone (hard)?
Heckley Crag36Sandstone (hard)E
Henhole Crags37AndesiteS
Housey Crags0Sandstone (hard)SW
Howlerhirst Crag19Sandstone (hard)W
Jack Rock32Sandstone (hard)N
Kyloe Crag (Kyloe Out)144Sandstone (hard)SW
Kyloe-in-the-wood (Kyloe-In)153Sandstone (hard)S
Langlee Crags0Sandstone (hard)?
Linshiels One19Sandstone (hard)S
Linshiels Three12Sandstone (hard)N
Little Wanney7Sandstone (hard)NW
Maiden Chambers7Sandstone (hard)?
Old Stell Crag (Simonside)23Sandstone (hard)all
Padda Crag44Sandstone (hard)S
Peel crag92DoleriteN
Potts Buttress (Simonside)27Sandstone (hard)W
Queens Crag100Sandstone (hard)NW
Ratcheugh Crag45DoleriteW
Raven Crag (Kyloe)1Sandstone (hard)?
Ravens Crag82Sandstone (hard)W
Ravensheugh Crag150Sandstone (hard)N
Rothley Crag219GritstoneW
Sandy Crag40Sandstone (hard)W
Selby's Cove18Sandstone (hard)SW
Simonside - Church Rock10Sandstone (hard)N
Simonside North Face105Sandstone (hard)N
South Yardhope Crag40Sandstone (hard)NW
The Tipalt14Sandstone (hard)N
Thrunton Crag25Sandstone (hard)NW
Titlington Mount7Sandstone (hard)?
Tosson Hill9Sandstone (hard)?
Vindolanda Quarry26Sandstone (hard)?
Whiteheugh Crag20Sandstone (hard)SW
Wolf Crag40Sandstone (hard)N
Total climbs2868