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Shipley Glen

West Yorkshire, ENGLAND

Climbs 292 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 200m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
A low crag only really suitable for bouldering or soloing.

Can be green towards the pub end during winter months.

Area around John Wall is best with a high concentration of clean problems around 4b-6b.

Lots of the problems involve climbing up small holds on numerous breaks, but there is a mix of sit-downs, traverses, slabs, aretes and overhangs.

CD = Cameron Duff 2000

TC = Total Climbing 2008

Access notes
No access problems- park along the top at several small parking bays.
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Weather forecast

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Guidebooks
Yorkshire Gritstone Bouldering (2008), Yorkshire Gritstone Bouldering (2001), Yorkshire Gritstone (1999)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
 CD BOULDER 1 TC AREA 1 - DOG'S DINNER BUTTRESS  
2CD 1 Problem 1V0 5a 43
3CD 1 Problem 2V0 4b *42
4CD1 Problem 3VB 5a 15
5Dog's DinnerV0 4b **44
6CD 1 Problem 5V0 5b 5
 CD BOULDER 2 TC AREA 2 - CHRISTINE'S HORROR- KESTREL CRACK  
8Sparrow HawkVB 4a 45
9CD 2 Problem 2VB 5a+ 3
10FalconV0 5a+ **42
11Kestrel CrackV0 4c ***72
12FowlerV0+ 5a ***36
13CD 2 Problem 6V1 5c 7
14The Blair WitchV0+ 5a 13
15Voodoo DollV2 5c 13
16Higher TerraVB 4b 14
17Christine's HorrorVB 4b 28
 CD BOULDER 3 TC AREA 3 - LOW BLOCK - THE PRESS  
19CD 3 Problem 1VB 5a 1
20The Pressf4+ 8
21The Press Traversef6B+ 1
22CD 3 Problem 3VB 4b 5
23CD 3 Problem 4VB 4a 11
24CD 3 Problem 5V1 5c *7
 CD BOULDER 4 TC AREA 4 - GOOD EVANS  
26Goshf5+ *3
27CD 4 Problem 1V0 5b 1
28CD 4 Problem 2V3 6a 1
29CD 4 Problem 4V5 6b+ 1
30Wall and RoofV2 5c *11
31HammerV0 4b *31
32LeaperVB 4a *35
33Leaper, SDSf5 8
34Evans AboveV3 6a 18
35Good EvansV2 5c 19
36CD 4 Problem 11V0 5b 1
37CD 4 Problem 12V2 5b 2
38CD 4 Problem 13V1 5c 1
 CD BOULDER 5 TC AREA 5 - CHARLIE BROWN -WOODSTOCK  
40RerunVB 4b 17
41CD 5 Problem 2V1 5c 2
42LinusVB 4c 20
43WoodstockVB 3a 23
44LucyVB 4c 16
45Snoopyf5 7
46CD 5 Problem 7V1 5b 1
47CD 5 Wooden WedgeV0 5a 8
48CD 5 Problem 9V2 5c 3
 CD BOULDER 6 - FOOL'S MIRROR  
50CD 6 (Fool's Mirror), Problem 1V2 5c 1
51CD 6 Problem 3VB 4c 1
52Pick PocketVB 3c 10
53ImageVB 4b 6
54Flute RouteVB 3b *10
55ReflectionVB 4c 5
56Fool's MirrorVB 4a 6
 CD BOULDER 7 TC AREA 6 - SQUARE FACE  
58CD 7 Problem 1f4 1
59One Hand One Holdf5+ 3
60Side StepVB 4c 4
61Central RouteVB 4c 9
62Square Facef4+ 3
63Layawayf5+ 9
64CD 7 Problem 7V5 6b  
 CD BOULDER 8 TC AREA 7 - YMC WALL- GLEN ARETE  
66Last Linef4 3
67Revived 45V0 5a 7
68Lancashire HotpotV3 6a 3
69Mike's WallV0 5a 19
70CD 8 Problem 6V4 6a 1
71Fair LadyV1 5c 5
72The Glen AreteVB 4c *72
73YMC WallVB 4c *83
74GroovyVB 4b 52
75Faint HeartV1 5a 37
76Jimmy JumpVB 4c 32
77CD 8 Problem 12VB 4c 16
78Left EdgeV0- 5a 65
79Left Edge SitterV1 5c 4
80The HoleV0 4c 71
81The Hole SitterV1 5c 3
82Chart TopperV0 5a 35
83CD 8 Problem 16V0 5a+ 7
84CD 8 Problem 17VB 4c 9
85Golden OldieVB 4b 96
86Golden Oldie, SDSV1 5c 21
87CD 8 Problem 19VB 5a 10
 CD BOULDER 9 TC AREA 8 - JOHN AREA- GROOVED ARETE  
89StretchV0- 4c 47
90Grooved AreteVB 3c 110
91Reach for the SkyV0- 5a 93
92CD 9 Problem 4V0 5a+ 54
93Kate's HorrorVB 3a 77
94TC 8 Unnamed Traversef6C 6
95StumpVB 4b+ 69
96TC 8b Problem 2f4 22
97GensingVB 3a 86
98JohnVB 4b 103
99CD 9 Problem 10V3 5c+ 8
100The John TraverseV0 5a 14
101John's Footless Traverse - John Area, CD Problem 11V5 6a *2
102TC 8b Wooden WedgeV0- 4b 20
103CD 9 Problem 12V2 5c 6
 CD BOULDER 10 TC AREA 9 - LEAPER ROOF  
105CD 10 Problem1V0- 4c 19
106Jug for a ThugVB 5a *90
107LeaperV0 5b *80
108Leaper LeapV0 5b 2
109Leaper Leap FootlessV1 5b 2
110Leaper Roof, Problem 4V3 6a 7
111Leaper Roof, Problem 5V2 6a 6
112Leaper Roof, Problem 6V2 5c 8
113LemurV1 5b 23
114Leaper Traversef6A **49
115Leaper Footless TraverseV2 5b 1
116Leaper Eliminate Traversef6C 10
 CD BOULDER 11 TC AREAS 10 & 11 - BARBEQUE RIB - LOW ROOF - CRANK  
118CD 11 Problem 1V2 5c 5
119CD 11 Problem 2V2 5c 3
120CD 11 Problem 3V5 6b 2
121CD 11 Problem 4V4 6a+ *10
122CD 11 Problem 4 ExtensionV4 6a 2
123CD 11 Problem 6V5 6a *6
124Low Roof Traversef7B 3
125Chalk WallVB 4a 12
126Hidden Gemf5+ *2
127Squeezed ChimneyVB 4a 13
128Spare RibVB 4b 23
129Barbeque RibVB 4c *11
130StewpotVB 4b 28
131CrankV1 5b 27
132Crank ItV2 5c 16
133Rat Runf6B 6
 CD BOULDER 12 TC AREA 12 DONNER AND BLITZEN- MILLSTONE GRIT  
135CD 12 Problem 1VB 4b 2
136CD 12 Problem 2V3 5b 2
137Bonnie's wallV0- 4c *43
138AdolphV3 5c 22
139CD 12 Problem 6V1 5b 2
140B-Team Traversef6B+ 2
141DonnaV2 5c 44
142Millstone GripV5 6b **13
143Millstone GritV8 6c ***6
144Sleigh RideV3 6a 4
145BlitzenV2 5c *40
146CD 12 Problem 14V3 5c 1
147CD 12 Problem 15VB 4b 2
 CD BOULDER 13 TC AREA 13 - RED WALL  
149CD 13 Problem 1f4+ 3
150NicelyVB 4b 16
151Don't Fall Offf6A 2
152Last Editionf6A 1
153Circuit Breakerf6B 1
154LurcherV0- 5b 23
155LurchV2 5c 51
156Red WallV1 5b 30
157Cracked RibV0- 5a 45
158Flake WallV0- 5a 40
159Open BookVB 4b 27
 Climb nameGradex
160HairlineV1 5b 39
161Hairline SDSV1 5c *10
162Red Wall TraverseV3 5c 4
163ProwV0 5b 56
164CD 13 Problem 15V2 5c 5
165Easy ChimneyVB 2c 12
166Un-Original RouteV0+ 5a 7
167Original RouteVB 3a 12
168Banana FlakeVB 4b *11
 CD B 14 TC AREAS 14 &15 NOSEY PARKER AREA - KENS ARETE - PARKER  
170Funny MoveV1 5b 14
171Ken's AreteV1 5c *12
172Mike's MantleV3 5c *6
173Tree CrackVB 4c 22
174Green WallVB 4c 41
175Green AreteVB 4b 43
176CD 14 Problem 9V2 5c 2
177CD 14 Problem 10V5 6b  
178Honey I shrunk the kids.f7B **5
179Honey I Shrunk The Kids (Stand Start)f6A+ *3
180The Pinchf7B+  
181Why CrackVB 4b 45
182Why Crack Right Hand Variantf6A 2
183Adieu Les PatisseriesV1 5b 9
184SidepullV5 6b 10
185LaybackV1 5b 8
186ParkerV6 6b 35
187Parker SDSV8+ 6c ***11
188Lady PenelopeV8 6c ***2
189Lady Penelope, SDSV9 ***1
190NoseyV0 5b 26
191Nosey, SDSV3 5c+ *6
192Short SideVB 4b 15
193Small Slab L areteVB 4b 30
194Small Slab CentreV0 5a 37
195Small Slab RHVB 4a 24
196CD 14 Problem 25V4 6b 16
197Monkey BusinessV6 6b  
 CD BOULDER 15 TC AREAS 16 & 17 MANSON'S WALL - RED BARON  
199CD 15 Problem 1V6 6b  
200OmoV3 6c *4
201DazV3 6a *54
202Off Stump Wallf4+ 2
203Stump CrackVB 17
204Manson's WallV5 6b ***67
205Phil's WallV7 6b **14
206VimV3 5c 38
207SmearV2 5c 37
208Three Moves WallV0- 4b 22
209Straight CrackVB 4b 12
210UndercrackerV3 5c 4
211By-PassV0+ 5b 8
212AmalgamV0+ 5b 3
213Red BaronV7 6c ***75
214Red Baron RoofV11 7a **2
215Simian Traversef5+ 3
216The GangwayVB 2c 24
217The DobbyV0- 4b 10
 CD BOULDER 16 TC AREA 18 SLOPING/SLOPEY TRAVERSE  
219Slopey Traversef7B+  
220CD 16 Problem 2V3 6b  
 TC AREA 19 LONGY'S TRAVERSE  
222Longy's TraverseV6 6b **3
 CD BOULDER 17 TC AREA 20 - RUPERT BEAR  
224SamVB 4b ***27
225Rupert BearVB 4b *30
226PaddyVB 4b *29
227CD 17 Problem 4V1 5a 5
228CD 17 Problem 5V1 5c 4
229CD 17 Problem 6V0 5c 13
230CD 17 Problem 7VB 4c 16
 CD BOULDER 18 TC AREA 21 WOOD'S WALL- MANSON'S MUST  
232Al's AreteV0- 5b 24
233Vaultf6C+ 1
234Manson's MustV3 6a ***18
235Wood's CrackVB 3a 7
236RaspberryV0- 5a 21
237Wood's Aretef5+ 7
238Wood's WallV0- 5a 20
239CD 18 Problem 7V3 5c 2
240CD 18 Problem 8V4 6a 2
 CD BOULDER 19 TC AREA 22 - PHANTOM AREA- PHANTOM OF THE OPERA  
242CD 19 Problem 1V3 6a 3
243Phantom of the OperaV3 5c+ **4
244Phantom WallV4 6a **4
245Phantom RibV3 5c 35
246PhantomVB 4b 15
247CD 19 Problem 6f5+ 4
248Phantom CrackVB 4a 7
249CD 19 Problem 8f6A+  
250SaplinkV1 5b 9
 CD BOULDER 20 TC AREA 23 & 24 - KIA-ORA WALL - HAMILL'S HORROR  
252CD 20 Problem 1VB 4c 6
253Green DeathV1 5c 6
254ClopperV3 5c ***3
255Clopper PromenadeV3 5c+ ***1
256Don't BotherV0- 4b 4
257Next AreteVB 5a 11
258Green TraverseV5 5c 8
259Step DownV1 5b 7
260Step UpVB 5a 15
261Old CrackVB 4c 15
262Interstella Overdrivef6A+ 1
263Original RouteVB 4a 12
264Echinococcusf6C+  
265Kia Ora WallVB 5b 18
266Brush Offf6B 3
267Vee Podf4+ *5
268Old PeterV1 5b 7
269Classic RockVB 3b 8
270Glen's MantleVB 4c 16
271Austin's HangoverV1 5b 4
272CD20 Problem 26V1 5b 2
273Autumn Traversef4 4
274Good GollyVB 6a 3
275Jam CrackVB 5a 15
276The NobblerVB 6a 5
 CD B 21 TC A 24 & 25 CHIPPED HOLD - HAMMIL'S HORROR - SCOOP DIR  
278CD 21 Problem 1V2 5c 1
279Nought To FearVB 5a 13
280Fear NoughtV1 5b 42
281Dreadnoughtf6C 2
282Deep ChimneyVB 3a 13
283Pillar RibV1 5b 26
284Pillar RockV1 5b *21
285Scoop AreteVB 4c *24
286Scoop DirectVB 5a *28
287ScoopVB 4a 38
288Paddy's SaunterM 3a 38
289K.C AreteVB 3a 4
290CD 21 Problem 15f3+ 5
 CD B 22 TC A 25,26,27 &28,SCOOP DIR,TIGER WALL -EASY W, GREEN T  
292CD 22 Problem 1V2 5b 5
293CD 22 Problem 3f4+ 4c 5
294PirouetteV0- 5a *63
295Wool ManV1 5a *29
296Flake CrackVB 2c 17
297Tiger WallV2 5b *36
298Shoddy WallVB 4a 23
299Mouse WallV2 5c *23
300CD 22 Problem 10V3 5c 1
301Green RibVB 4b 12
302Easy GrooveVB 4b 37
303DiagonalVB 4a 6
304Easy WallVB 4c 42
305CD 22 Problem 15VB 4b 11
306Easy RouteVB 4b 48
307The Green TraverseV6 6b **11
308CD 22 Problem 25VB easy 8
309CD 22 Problem 26VB 4a 8
310CD 22 Problem 27VB 4a 7
311CD 22 Problem 28VB easy 9
 CD BOULDER 23 - BLACK ROOF  
313CD 23 Problem 1V5 6b  
314CD 23 Problem 2V7 6c  
315CD 23 Problem 3V7 6c  
316CD 23 Problem 4V7 6c  
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