Garston Rocks

Climbs 25 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 240m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
Well-weathered sandstone in a pleasant setting.

Approach notes
Obvious from the A52 Stoke to Ashbourne Road.

Access is now possible (2004) by asking permission from the farmer, Mr Rawlinson, before climbing.

Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Staffordshire Gritstone, The Roaches (2009), Staffordshire Grit - The Roaches (2004),
Out of print: Staffordshire Gritstone (1989)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Bishops MoveVS 4a 6
2One Knight StandHVS 5a 5
3Tricky WooHVS 5a 2
4Skull CrackS *11
5Don QuixoteE2 6a * 
6Hole And Corner CrackS 7
7The AreteS **15
8Feet of strengthHS 4a 2
9Tequila SunriseE1 5b *1
10The RunawayE2 5c 1
11Pillow of WindsVS 4b 1
12TriackHS 4a 2
13All the Kings HorsesHS 4a 1
14The ChuteVD 2
15Rainbow RecessVD *2
16Left AreteS 2
17Cave WallVD 2
18Larva WallS 2
19The Stadium *HVS 5b 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Very green. Don't ask for Mr Rawlinson just ask for permission
ockle - 24/Dec/14