Climbs 23
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 250m a.s.l
Faces SW

Celestial Twins and some fine trees © Chris Craggs

Crag features

AKA Beresford Dale. Tucked away in Wolfscote Dale in the Southern Peak are a couple of rocky towers in an idyllic setting and known as the Celestial Twins. The Right Twin is a scruffy overgrown mess but the Left Twin is well worth a visit if you want somewhere out of the ordinary - chances are you will have the place to yourself apart from the occasional walker taking a look at the cave at the crag base.

Approach notes

There is parking for about a dozen cars at the lower end of the minor road (signed Beresford Dale) that runs south from Mill Lane - the road between Hartington and Warslow. This is 2km west of Hartington. Keep left at both junctions and stop before the ford!
Cross the footbridge and follow the path across the meadow to the cliff 5 mins away.

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Guidebooks

Peak Limestone

Selected guidebook covering the best trad and sport limestone crags in the Peak District.
More info
More Guidebooks:
On Peak Rock (2003)

Out of print:
This is actually quite a nice little crag in a lovely mellow setting. Not that much there but worth a look for a change, and it's in good condition for southern limestone.
Fiend - 19/Aug/04
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1SocratesE2 5c  
2PolluxE1 5b 3
3Possession in 90% of the LawE3 5c  
4A Man PossessedE4 6a *9
5Strangely PossessedE5 6b 1
6The Man They Love to HateE4 6a *5
7For Ever and EverE5 6b 1
8FingerdriveE3 6a *12
9Corky Fruited Water DropwortE1 5b 2
10CastorHVS 5a 9
11Cronus
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E1 5b 3
12Definitely DevilishVS 4c 1
13Arrundales CrackS 4a 1
14Raquel WelchHVS 4c *5
15ApplauseHVS 5a *11
16Bright EyesE2 5c 13
17Fever DreamE3 5c **19
18Roberts RobertsHS 4a 3
19Thread, Butter and WheezeE2 5c *12
20Strawberry WindowE2 5b 14
21Going TornadoE5 6b *3
22ParaffleHVS 5b  
23Plink, Plink FizzE1 5c 3

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