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The Works

Cumbria, ENGLAND

Climbs 18 – Rocktype Slate – Altitude ? – Faces ?

Crag features
Scenic hole in ground close to Hodge Close quarry offering drytooling sport. Thanks to Paddy Cave and Co for putting the work in on this quality venue.

Topo on: http://mountaincircles.blogspot.co.uk/2012/05/works-lake-district-dry-tooling-venue.html

Access notes
Leave Hodge Close carpark by way of the track behind a locked gate on the left. This heads down towards a working quarry. Track behinds to the right and goes downhill. On the left is the hole in the ground/quarry known as The Works! Use the rope & ladder to carefully access the floor of the quarry.

Please do not park in front of the gate leading down to the quarry. This is private land and access is required by the quarry owner. Park 20 metres away in the main Hodge Close parking area.

Weather forecast

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2.2mm rain
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12 °C
15 kph

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16 °C
6 kph

0.3mm rain
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15 °C
8 kph

0.0mm rain
Sun
16 °C
8 kph

0.0mm rain
Mainly cloudy
15 °C
13 kph
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Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
 INDUSTRIAL SECTOR  
2Time and a HalfM5 118
3Double TimeM6 103
4OvertimeM6 *65
5Stein PullM6 *38
6Grand DesignM7 *33
7Winter Is ComingM7 4
 THE PADDY CAVE  
9BloodlineM10 **20
10Let There Be LightM10+ ***5
 Climb nameGradex
11Blood DonorM9 *9
12First BloodM9+ **26
13Quick ReleaseM10+ **4
14Guardian of the UnderworldM12 **3
15TransfusionM8 *3
16Steves CornerM6 *35
17Lakes EthicsM9+ *3
18Slab Right-HandM3 21
19Slab Left-HandM3 3
20Slab MiddleM3 6
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Just a heads up, the gate down to the quarry is used from time to time, please dont block the gate with your car, the proper parking is only about 20 metres away!
maybe_si - 08/Sep/12

A Big Thanks to all persons involved in creating this venue. Their time, effort and money are much appreciated. A good venue to learn, practice and get strong.
petegunn - 04/Sep/12