Climbs 30
Rocktype UNKNOWN
Altitude 393m a.s.l

Split Rock - Copper Mines Valley - Coniston © Andy Hyslop - UKC

Crag features

Made up of three boulders in the coppermines valley above Coniston, in a line along the coppermines path. Split Rock is the lowest, then the Pudding Stone itself then the Ridge Stone, on (you guessed it), the ridge. The rock is good, with good descents. Some routes on the west face are high, so it may be advisable to toprope. [John Roberts]

Approach notes

From Coniston take the second R after the bridge, for Walna Scar. Turn left up a very steep hill and continue to the fell gate. Turn R and follow the track for about 0.5 miles, until parking spaces. Follow the quarry track rightwards across the hillside until it turns into a path. The Pudding Stone is just beyond. The Ridge Stone is situated to the north, over a stream. The Split Rock is about 80m south.

Page missing A lot of climbs from the latest rockfax bouldering guide book, could do with some time being spent updating on here
SimonMarcYoung - 17/Apr/15
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Ridge Stone P22
f3+ 11
2Ridge Stone P23
f4 9
3Ridge Stone P21
f4+ 5
4Murrays Cornerf4 *7
5Back Crack
f3 9
6Problem 20
f5 4
7Problem 29
f4 5
8Split Block - Left Arete *
f4+ 3
9Split Block - The Crack *
f6A ***1
10Split Block - Right Arete *
f6C *2
11Split Block - The Face *
f7A **1
12Split Block - Problem 29 *
f4 3
13Winnerah's Climb *f5 1
14The Edge *f5 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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