Stanage Plantation Derbyshire, ENGLAND
Climbs 700 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 430m a.s.l – Faces SW
Virtually continuous natural gritstone of excellent quality. Some of the most popular areas (Goliath's, Tower Face, The Unconquerables), but some worthwhile 'inbetween spots'. Whatever your grade you must do Fern Crack (VS 4c), Tower Face (HVS 5a), Goliath's Grove (HVS 5a) and Billiard Buttress (HVS 5a). Arete lovers will feel gorged with The Archangel (E3 5b), White Wand (E5 6a), Ulysees (E6 6b) and Unfamiliar (E7 6c).
Stanage Bus from Sheffield.
Car parking at The Plantation car park (SK 237837), toilets close by.
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.
Peak Bouldering (2014), Peak District: Bouldering (2011), Peak District : Climbing (2008), Stanage - the Definitive Guide (2007), Peak NE Pokketz (2007), Eastern Grit (2006), On Peak Rock (2003), Gritstone Route Database (2001),
Out of print: Peak District: Bouldering (2004), Stanage - the Definitive Guidebook (2002), Peak Gritstone East (2001), Peak Bouldering - Fax09 (1998), Bouldering in the Peak District Vol 1 (1994), Stanage Topo (1993), Peak Climbs - Stanage (1989)
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the bouldering is awesome !|
Liam Copley - 24/Aug/08
AWESOME...GREAT...A "MUST VISIT" FOR ANY CLIMBER!
sss - 16/Apr/04
MOST COOL CRAG!
GUESS - 29/May/02