Farnhill Quarry

Climbs 48 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 190m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
A small quarry in an idyllic situation in a well used area of common land. The climbing is often steep and the nature of the rock make it serious in places.

Parking and approach: In Airedale, between Silsden and Farnhill. Park on Grange Road just outside Farnhill, opposite a five-bar gate. Follow the footpath, keeping left, until the quarry is reached. 10 minutes.

Access notes
Farnhill Moor is a little oasis of access land popular with walkers and dog owners.

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 LEFT BUTTRESS  
2SerenityHS 4b 2
3Strict MantelMVS 5b 1
4Just WordsMVS 4c 2
5MessengerHVS 5b 2
6Only In DreamsE1 5b 1
7Crumble Hof3 1
8Maximum RealityE2 5b 1
 MAIN CRAG  
10AlachuaMVS 4b 1
11Tender YearsMVS 4b 1
12Njarrgghh!!!VS 4c  
13Don't BotherHVS 4c 1
14Du Hastf6A 1
15My Relationship with Kylie Minogue Ended in a TissueE3 5c **1
16The Secret Life of PlantsHVS 5b  
17Corpus DelictiHVS 5a  
18Bob Say E1E1 5b *1
19Highly StrungE3 6a ** 
20What's a crack like you...E2 5b **1
21Nice 'n' Easy Does ItE3 5c * 
22On Sight OrdealE3 5c *1
23Panic at Hanging RockE3 5c * 
24Brand New PlanetHVS 5b  
25Oddball Bounces BackE2 5c  
26Tom's WallE1 5b 1
27Ella's WailHVS 5a 1
28Flaming GallopS *1
29Stiff Upper LipE2 5b **1
30Imperial West RidingE2 5b **1
31Painting By NumbersE5 6a  
32Old CornerVD 1
 BOUNDING WALL  
34End WallVD 1
35End Wall AreteVD 1
 TROLL'S CAVE BOULDER  
37Brave Sir Williamf6C 1
38Farnhill Traditionalf4 1
39Farnhill Highball Stylef4+ 1
40DarjeelingV6  
41Stew's Aretef7B  
42Ice Teaf7C *2
43Tea Timef7C *1
44Tea Totalf7C *1
45Roof Indirectf5+ 1
46Earl grey traverseV7  
47First Breachf5 1
48West Facef4+ 1
 LITTLE CAVE BOULDER  
50West Aretef3  
51Bum Scraperf5 *2
52Topless Traversef6A *2
53Jackf6C *1
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Some of the Troll's Cave problems are misplaced in the guide. The descriptions on this site now match the letters in the topos in the guide.
John Hunt - 18/Jun/15