Climbs 6
Rocktype Chalk
Altitude 145m a.s.l
Faces E

St Austin's Stone (well a bit of it, not sure which bit) © Lordcarr

Crag features

Probably the only place to climb in Yorkshire Wolds, St Austins Stone is a large boulder situated about 8 miles southwest of Beverley. The majority of the boulder is very overgrown and the rock is mainly of bad quality. Its probably only really worth going if you are a local climber who wants a quick evening boulder session.

There is roadside parking on the verge with room for one car, alternatively there is a lay-by 3/4 of a mile west down the road. To get to the boulder head down the track from the road and just after the bend follow a small footpath for 50m. Approach time is 2 minutes from road side or 20 minutes from lay-by.


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There is now a barbed wire fence surrounding the rock so took me a lot longer to find, even more overgrown than in the pictures, but some decent(ish) problems, all with terrible top outs.
tomhickling - 01/Jul/12
turns out the project wasn't very hard after all =]
James Oakes - 16/May/10
there is rock here, how the hell did you manage to find that?
Oliver Branagan - 05/May/10
haha no photos yet! Ive found a pretty hard project aswell maybe V6/7
James Oakes - 05/May/10
come on noaksi, get your photos added. Orinoako is destined to be a 4* neo-classic for sure!
Ram MkiV - 05/May/10
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Druidsf5 8
2Orinoakof6A 4
3P1f3+ 3
4Desperate Passion *f6B 1
5Mantlepiecef5 *1
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