Lower Tosson

Climbs 58 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude ? – Faces NW

Crag features
Another gem in the Simonside Hills. It offers a great deal of variety to the climber, whether they be a VD or E5 leader, or a dedicated boulderer. The crag is a labyrinth of jumbled buttresses with about 30 routes of often VS and above.

Parking and Approach

The crag is best approached from Hepple Whitefield.

Guidebook

A full guide can be downloaded at:

http://geoquest-verlag.de/?q=en/node/218 or

http://geoquest-verlag.de/sites/default/files/Lower_Tosson_Guidebook.pdf

MOST CLIMBS HAVE HAD ONLY ONE OR TWO ASCENTS AND SOME GRADES MAY NEED AMENDING ONCE CONSENSUS IS REACHED.

Access notes
There is a right of access und CRoW

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
 RIGHT BUTTRESSES 
2Stone Wall MarchesHVS 5b
3Schwüle SommertageVS 5a
4Death By 1000 MidgebitesHS 4a/b
5Unnamed aretef5+
6Unnamed wallE3 6a
7CUlicoides impuNcTatuSHS 4b
8JabberwockyVD
9The Slithy Tovesf5
 MAIN BUTTRESS 
11The Tin ManHVS 5a
12The ScarecrowE1 5a
13The Bearded WizardHVS 5b
14Winged MonkeysE1 5b
15The Lion Who Found His HeartE2 5b
16Pot of GoldVS 5a **
17Unclimbed Roof Cracknone ???
18The Emerald CityVS 5c
19Follow the Yellow Brick RoadVS 5a **
20Unclimbednone ???
21The Wicked Witch of the WestHVS 5b *
22Toto's TailVS 5a
23Somewhere Over the RainbowE4 6a ***
24Left In KansasVS 5a
 MAIN BUTTRESS BOULDERING 
26The Yeti Traversef5
27Tosson Traversef6B ***
28The Circuitf6C ***
29Awaiting Telfer's Lipf6A
30Gold Diggerf6A
31Gold Digger - Telfer Link upf6B
32Omaha Beachf7B
33Unnamedf7A
34Munchkin Countryf6A
35Emerald City Sit Startf7A+
36Left in Kansas Sitting Startf7A+
37Kansas City Shufflef7B
 UPPER BUTTRESSES 
39Cossack DancerE6 6b ***
40Break DancerVS 5a
41Ballroom Dancer's Arêtef6A+
42Duergar ArêteE4 6a **
4317.2cm Wooden Block / Deception Buttress DirectE4 5c *
44Duergar SlabE2 5c *
45Broken PromisesE5 6a ***
46Compulsive LiarE4 5c **
47Sertraline DreamsE3 6b/c ***
48The CaterpillarHVS 5b
49Where the wild things aref6B+ ***
50Where the Wild Things Sitf7C+ ***
51Tosson' a wobblyf7A+
52White Liesf6A+
 UPPER BOULDERING 
54Where Old Man Telfer Fears To Treadf6B+ ***
55The Crackf6A
56Acclimatisationf5
57Climb HighVD
58Sleep Lowf6A
59YMCA Tribute Actf6A
60The Elvesf6B
61The Holef5
62Hanging Arêtef6B+ ***
63The Main Facef5
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