Warton Small Quarry

Climbs 47 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude ? – Faces S

Crag features
The first of the Warton crags, with possibly the shortest walk-in in climbing history. The rock is generally solid, though some areas have ivy or small plants growing on them. Routes from Diff to E2. The quarry sees some group use so beware polish on easier routes. Plum routes are The Leaning Tower (VS 4c) and Quasimodo (E2 5c). The low traverse is excellent at V3. Avoid routes at the right-hand end when there are parked cars. Descent routes at either end, though the right hand end requires some down-climbing.

Access notes
The crag is owned by Warton parish council, who are happy to allow year-round climbing provided that no litter is left.

Lancashire Rock (1999)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Sporting EagleHS 4b
2Black BullV0+ 5c *
3The OverhangV0- 4b
4GeligniteV0 5a
5Blaster's GrooveVB
6Blaster's WallV0- 4a *
7Bonnie's WallVB
8Fool's GoldV0- 5a
9Genius SilverS 4a
10PanhandleS 4a
12Gunboot RibS 4a
13Gunboot GrooveS 4a
14Delectable TraverseS
15TownieVS 4c
16Movie MakerHS 4b
17Country BoyHS 4a
18Connie's GrooveS 4a
19Cracked CornerVD
20Groove and SlabVD
21BurlesqueHVS 5b
22Ivy Way VariantVS 4b
23Ivy WayD
24The Leaning TowerVS 4c
25QuasimodoE1 5c
26IgorE1 5b
27Original RouteVD
28Vigano's VariantVS 4c
29Wailing WallHVS 5a
30Autumn LeavesVS 4a
31The Red GrooveHVS 5b
32Great FlakeVS 4c *
33Great Flake DirectVS 4b
34Bogie's GrooveVS 4c
35Biceps WallMVS 4c
36Triceps WallVS 4b
37Pete's RouteVD
38Pete's Route Direct FinishHS
39Ed's RouteHS 4b
40Les's RouteHVS 5b
42Charlie's RouteS 4b
43John's RouteMVS 4c
44Ron's RouteS 4a
45GibbonS 4a
46Finale WallS 4a
47Low-level GirdleV3 5b
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