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Gimmerknowe

Northumberland, ENGLAND

Climbs 25 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 200m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
Problems mainly in lower grades on good rock & over good landings. One desperate!

Access notes
Follow the high level road up the hillside from opposite the County Hotel at the west end of the main street in Rothbury. Continue parallel to the main road to 50 metres short of a post box & junction. Limited parking on the LH side of the road. A drive on the right leads through a gate and apparently up to a house. Follow the drive round to the left, through a gate and into the quarry. Go through the quarry and continue into the field below the crag, go round the back of the house to join the track up towards the crag.

Weather forecast

 Today  Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue 

2.7mm rain
Mainly cloudy
17 °C
16 kph

15.7mm rain
Cloudy
15 °C
8 kph

0.0mm rain
Sun
15 °C
20 kph

0.0mm rain
Sun
17 °C
13 kph

0.3mm rain
Sun
19 °C
13 kph
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Guidebooks
Northumberland Bouldering Guide (2008)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
 LOWER DECK  
2Problem 1f6A+ 1
 UPPER DECK  
4Problem 2f6A+  
5Problem 3f6A+  
6Problem 4f5 1
7Problem 5f3 1
8Problem 6f3 1
 THE CAVE  
10Left Wingf6C+ 1
11Gimmerknowe Crackf6B 5
12Dead Centref7A **7
13Low Level Traversef6A  
 THE NEB  
15Desperadof8A+ *1
 Climb nameGradex
16Rudders Little Problemf6C 1
17The Flakef6B 1
 LEANING WALL  
19Problem 14f5+ 2
20Problem 15f6A+ 4
 TRIPLE BUTTRESS  
22Problem 16f3 4b 4
23Problem 17f3 1
24Problem 18f3 5a 2
25Problem 19f3 1
 GIBSONS BOULDER  
27Problem 20f6A+ 2
28Problem 21f4+ 2
29Problem 22f5+ 5c 3
30Problem 23f5 2
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