Knipe Scar (Gate Cote Scar)

Climbs 60 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 352m a.s.l – Faces E

Crag features
This was formerly know as Gate Cote Scar but is more correctly called Knipe Scar, which includes the west crag as well.

Above the B6160 grassington to kettlewell road. East facing, dries extremely quickly. A few bolted routes, and around 50 trad lines. Sport routes can be found on the leeds wall site, with the yorks. limestone supplement pdf. Quite sheltered on a windy day.

Access notes
Can be found in yorkshire limestone

Northern Limestone : Yorkshire, Cumbria, Lancashire (2015), Yorkshire Limestone (2005)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
2Hold the Back PageHVS 5c
3Short CornerS
4Short Haired BubblesHVS 5a
5Long EarsHVS 5a *
6Ash Tree CrackHVS 5a *
7BouquetE2 5c **
8Knipe CrackE1 5b *
9The CutterE1 5b *
10Old Cote CrackVD *
11Columnar WallVD
12Cracked WallD
13The First LessonHVS 5b
14Left Hand RouteHS 4a *
15Wilson's SlabMS *
16Shepherd's GrooveVD
18The Fire Below6a+ **
19Heat of the Moment6c **
20The Measure Of Things7a+ **
21Heading For The Groove6b **
22Sunshine On A Rainy Day7a+ *
23To see the rainbow7a+
24A matter of degrees7a ***
25Arc en Ciel7a **
26BanditVS 4c
27Manic TrundleE2 5b *
28White TornadoE2 5c *
29Owl CornerS
30MithraE1 5b
31PanatellaHVS 5b
32Altered ImageHVS 5b
33Pinnacle RouteS
34LemonHVS 5b
35Twin CracksHS 4a
36MarvinVS 4b
37GypMVS 4b
39Penny LaneVS 4c
40BebVS 4c
41Glove CrackMVS 4b
42Prostetnic Vogon JeltzVS 5a
44Cracked WallVD
45AhuraVS 4b
46BalderdashVS 4c
47Balder CrackS
48Daevas WallHVS 5b
50Erik the RedHVS 5a
51Demon CornerS
52Lady MadonnaHVS 5a
53Chockstone CrackS
54Little CornerVS 4c
55Grassy GrooveVD
56The OwlS
57Fish FingersE1 5c
58Blue MeaningsE2 5c
59Sea of MonstersHVS 5a *
60Wessex BoyE1 5b *
61Mr Farenheit *E4 6b **
62A Series of Unfortunate Events *E2 6a *
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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