Horsehold Scout

Climbs 39 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 220m a.s.l – Faces N

Crag features
Liable to hold lichen; best after a dry spell. Up to 70ft high but exposure makes it feel bigger. Fun for sub-E1 leaders - but not a lot.

Access notes
From Todmorden join the A646 towards Hebden Bridge. After 3.7mi, just before going under a railway, the crags are visible across the canal. Take the first R over the canal; a footpath leads to the bridge.

Guidebooks
Yorkshire Gritstone (1999)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
1KestrelHS *
2Guano GroovesVS 4c
3Birthday CrackHS 4b **
4TrioVD
5Birthday WallVS 4c
6Pigeon LoftD
7Homer's FlightVS 4c
8OdysseyVS 5a
9The Bit.VS 4c
10Charleston WallVS 4c **
11Original RouteS 4a *
12The Long Climb.S
13GreensleevesS ***
14Tap DanceS
15Long CornerVD
16The PodS *
17The GrooveVD
18Overhanging CornerVS 4c
19Pocked GrooveVD
20Pocked WallS
21GracelandsHVS 5a
22The SizzlerVS 4b **
23HarrietHVS 5a
24FirelighterVS 4b
25BigfootVD
26TumbrilVS 5a
27Phil's RouteVD
28Hartley'sHS
29PortraitVS 4c
30Blue WatchVS 5a
31MancubHVS 5b
32Toe i' th' 'OleHVS 5b **
33Perfectly Frank (Davies)VS 4c
34Pinnacle GullyD
35The PinnacleHVD
36Approach ShoeM
37Nimbi love danceE3 6a **
38Craig's AreteE4 6a ***
39BustardMVS 4b
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Is the crag next to horsehold road 'passing place' part of horsehold scout or a seperate crag?
agolay - 21/Jul/14
An unjustly neglected crag. Permanently green, but the rock's so rough this makes little difference. Dries rapidly after rain.
Simon Caldwell - 16/Apr/11
Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 23/Apr/2012
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