View larger mapGrid Ref SD 931314 (OS Landranger #103)

Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 27/Nov/2011

Gorple (aka Lower Gorple)

West Yorkshire, ENGLAND

Climbs 65 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 370m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
2 guidebooks different problems CD = Cameron Duff TC = Total climbing

Very close to Upper Gorple (which has some routes on it, rather than bouldering). "A charming and atmospheric bouldering destination, and a great place to get away from the crowds" - Alan Cameron-Duff. The rock will *not* bear wire brushing, so please don't. High, exposed, often cold despite sun, yet can feel sheltered.

Access notes
On land used for grouse shooting - respect access notices (or disregard at your peril).

Approach as for Widdop: from Hebden Bridge head N to the village of Slack, then take R fork signposted to Widdop. Follow road up side of valley past Packhorse Inn. Continue until dip in road - small car park on R.

Take the gently rising concrete track S over the bridge past the first reservoir, up the valley to a wooden cabin, turn R, head across the moor, there it is.

Weather forecast

 Today  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun 

1.0mm rain
11 °C
17 kph

0.2mm rain
Mainly cloudy
13 °C
15 kph

2.0mm rain
14 °C
32 kph

13.1mm rain
9 °C
24 kph

1.8mm rain
Mainly cloudy
11 °C
22 kph
Forecast for this crag or UK Weather forecast. Powered by World Weather Online
More: mwis: Peak District & Yorkshire Dales

Yorkshire Gritstone Bouldering (2008), Yorkshire Gritstone Bouldering (2001), Bouldering on Yorkshire Gritstone (1993)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs Add missing Climb Upload a file of missing climbs
 Climb nameGradex
2CD Problem 1V1 5c  
3CD Problem 2V4 6a  
4CD Problem 3V0 5a  
5CD Problem 4V0 5b 1
6CD Problem 5V3 6a  
7CD Problem 6V0 5b  
8CD Problem 7f3+ 3
9CD Problem 8V2 5c 1
10CD Problem 9V3 6a  
11TC Problem 1 CD 10V0- 4c 3
12TC Problem 2 CD 11f3 1
13TC Problem 3 CD 12f6A  
14TC Problem 4 CD 13f6A+  
15TC Problem 5 CD 14f5+ 1
16TC Problem 6 CD 15f6B+  
17Tender Hook CD 16f6B+  
18The Tubef6A 3
19CD Problem 18V4 6b  
20CD Problem 19f3 1
21TC Problem 1 CD 20f6B  
22TC Problem 2 CD 21f3+ 3
23TC Problem 3 CD 22f4 3
25Latest Trickf6A 3
26TC Problem 2 CD 2f6B 1
27TC Problem 3 CD 3f7A  
28Inductionf7B * 
29CD Problem 5V0 5a  
30CD Problem 6V0 5a  
31CD Problem 7V1 5c  
32CD Problem 8V2 5c  
33CD Problem 9V1 5c  
35Chebalf8A+ * 
 Climb nameGradex
37The Clangersf7C+  
38Ho Ho Ho!f6A  
39I Am Not Spockf6C+  
40Trouble With Tribblesf7A 1
41TC Problem 8 CD 7f6B+  
42TC Problem 9 CD 8f6B+  
43Gareth's Wallf6C+  
44TC Problem 11 CD 10f6A+  
45TC Problem 12 CD 11f6A+  
46CD Problem 12V3 5c  
47Ripple Wallf4  
48TC Problem 2 CD 15f4+  
49TC Problem 3 CD 16f6A+  
50TC Problem 4 CD 17f6A  
51Escape from Potsloviaf7A  
53Problem 1f6A 1
54Problem 2f6B 1
56Flat Ironf7B  
57TC Problem 2 CD 1f4 4
58CD Problem 2V0- 5a 4
59TC Problem 3f6A 1
60CD Problem 3V0 5b 4
61TC Problem 4 CD 4f4 6
62CD Problem 6V0 5a 1
63CD Problem 7V2 5c 2
64CD Problem 8V3 5c 1
65CD Problem 9V0 5a  
66TC Problem 1 CD 10f6A 2
67Sammy The Sealf6C  
68Ollie The Owlf6C  
70CD Problem 4 LH versionV1 5c 1
Advertise here
Find Classifieds near to this crag (Indoor Walls, Outdoor Shops, Accommodation, etc)

Moderator Updates to this page are checked by UKC volunteer peteJ23

USER FEEDBACKLogin as Existing User to add your comments
There are no comments from visitors to this crag.