Pot Scar

Climbs 65 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 360m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Quick drying, sheltered and sunny (if you're lucky); Best routes are Nirvana (VS), The Pusher (VS), Addiction (VS) and Sunspot (E1).

Access notes
Park in Feizor village then follow the Stainforth footpath until access is possible without crossing walls. The guide gives full directions which must be followed.

No dogs allowed
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Northern Limestone : Yorkshire, Cumbria, Lancashire (2015), Yorkshire Limestone (2005), Northern Limestone Route Database (2001),
Out of print: Yorkshire Limestone (1992)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Fingers ClimbD
3Coffin ChimneyVS 4c
5The Bells of DublinMVS 4b *
6JanHS 4b
7OmnivoreVS 4c
8HerbivoreE2 5c **
9CarnivoreE3 6a *
10DiagonalE2 5c *
11PerpendicularE2 5c
12Meek and MildVS
13Pot LuckVS 4c
14VetchVS 5a *
15Dry WallVS 5a
16PaybackHS 4a
18Mary JaneVS 4c *
19CannabisVS 4c
20The Stone SoupE1 5b *
21Potholers' Proddle DirectE1 5b **
22Mort's CrackHVS 5a *
23Potholders' ProddleHVS 5a *
24NirvanaVS 4c ***
25The long black veilVS 4c **
26The PusherVS 4c **
27AddictionVS 4c **
28L.S.DE1 5b *
29Sands of TimeHVS 5a **
30Boil the Breakfast EarlyVS 4c *
31OverdoseVS 4c **
32EquityS 4a
34SidestepperVS 4c *
35Car StopVS 4c
36Ash Tree CornerVD
37Pinnacle WallVS 4c
38A Touch of GrassE1 5b *
39Ringing GrooveHVS 5b *
40SunspotE1 5b ***
41Hold PerculiarS
42Grey WallMVS 4b
43Chocolate BoxHS 4b
45Honest JohnVS 4c
46JudeHS 4b
48Double SixMVS 4b
49PeriwinkleVS 4c
50Celtic WallVS 5a
51Celtic CrackS
53Purple SlabS
54Ragwort CrackS
55Block GangwayVD
56Long FocusS
57The TongueHVS 5a
58VittalsVS 4c *
59Block PartyD
60The Souper DirectHVS 5b **
61Pot BoilerHS 4a
62Julie's FollyVD
63Trent BridgeHS 4a *
64Dry Wall LeftHVS 5b *
65Pot Scar Summitsummit **
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Nice venue with some great routes, starting the climbs was harder than expected. Overall nice area with fairly solid rock.
Jordanh031 - 24/Oct/13
Good climbing but they can be hard starts (no protection) with possible broken limbs if you fall before the first protection is placed. Apert from that it's a great place.
Booey - 31/Aug/08
A great little venue for ticking off some good VSs. Easy access, south facing and solid.
GrahamD - 02/Nov/05
Good mid-grade choice. Dries quick as is approach.PM sun and not much loose. If trad lime suits and/or no gritstone dry worth a peep
hugh squire - 09/Nov/04
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These details were last updated on 28/Jul/2011

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