Netherton Edge (Devils Rock)

Climbs 24 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 175m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
The collection of south facing buttresses below the muddy track provide pleasant woodland bouldering.

Access notes
Parking in the small group of houses nearest to the crag is limited and turning around can be difficult. To avoid annoying the residents, there is plenty of parking on the wide road on the hill approaching the hamlet, on Corn Bank.

Kirklees Climbing Website,
Out of print: Huddersfield Area (2002)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Left areteVB 4b 3
2Left wall crimpVB 4c 4
3Sandy scoopsVB 4a 5
4Problem 14VB 4b 1
5Problem 15V0 5a 1
6Problem 22VB 4b 1
7Little GemVB 4c 1
8Ba'al-zebub *f6A+ 4
9Naked Anus *f6C+ 2
10Satan *f6A+ 5
11Devil's Cave *f6A+ 3
12The Devil's Traverse *f6A 1
13Problem 18 *f6B 1
14Old Nick *V0 4c *2
15Easy wall *V0- 4c 2
16Ledge rt hand end *V0- 4b 2
17Sandy Scoop Left side *V0- 4c 2
18Cracked Buttress Left Face *V0- 4c 1
19Cracked Buttress face *V0- 4c 1
20Arete Buttress Arete *V0+ 5a 1
21Dyno Block Blunt arete *V0- 4b 1
22Pointy Buttress Crimpy Wall *V0- 4c *1
23Cromlech Like Pockets *V0+ 5a 1
24Pointy Buttress Right Wall *V0 4c 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Surprisingly expansive selection of buttresses hidden amongst the trees - good solid rock, some lines a little highball so pack your balls.
Alex Thompson - 23/Sep/09
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