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Bottoms Quarry, Tintwistle

Derbyshire, ENGLAND

Climbs 40 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 176m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
This quarry has shockingly good climbing. Some of the route can be done as boulder problems if you have a head for heights. There are not many road side crags which you only have to walk 30m. Mentioned in the excellent "Over the moors" guide book, but available free on the BMC Website.

First view is of a small buttress which hides the rest of the quarry.

Access notes
No permission to climb here. Park just below gate but don't block access to fishing club.

Weather forecast

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0.2mm rain
Sunny periods
16 °C
13 kph

0.7mm rain
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15 °C
13 kph

1.3mm rain
Cloudy
17 °C
8 kph

0.2mm rain
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17 °C
12 kph

0.2mm rain
Sunny periods
19 °C
13 kph
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Guidebooks
Over the Moors (2012)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
 FIRST BUTTRESS  
2Tottering TowerVS 5a  
3BashfulVS 4c 4
4GrumpyVS 5a 1
5SneezyVS 4c 7
6SleepyVS 4c 8
7DocVS 4c 1
 SECOND BUTTRESS  
9Black Edge Left HandM 4
10Black edgeVS 5a 3
11Yellow WallE1 5a 5
12Yellow wall right handVS 4c 3
13Quality streetVS 4c 4
 THIRD BUTTRESS  
15UranusE2 5c 1
16Into UranusHS 4b 1
17The third halfE2 6a 1
18Battle of the bulgeE2 5b 1
19Wren's cornerVS 4c 1
20Satisfaction guaranteedS 4c 1
21Betwixt and betweenVS 5a 1
 FOURTH BUTTRESS  
23Waterloo SunsetHS 4b 6
 Climb nameGradex
24Spike AreteHVS 5b  
25Autumn AlmanacVS 4c 1
26LolaVS 5c  
27Ranger's ReturnVS 4c  
 FITH BUTTRESS  
29Parta the StrataE1 5b 2
30Letterbox CrackHVS 5b 1
31Postman's CraicVS 4c 1
32Magic BrambleHVS 5a 1
 SIXTH BUTTRESS  
34Sunny DelightHVS 4c 1
35HeartsS 1
36ClubsHS 4b 3
37DiamondsVS 5a 1
38SpadesS 4b 1
39PinwheelVS 4c  
40Catherine WheelHVS 5b 1
41AperitifVS 4c 1
42EntreeHVS 5b 3
43Simple FareD 2
44Just DesertD 2
 SEVENTH BUTTRESS  
46Damocles' BouldersVS 5a  
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Needs a lot of gardenning we couldn't get to a lot of the routes just the one's right next to the path
trish1968 - 04/Sep/14

The access road is closed at the moment, spoke to a warden and was quite firmly told that no climbing is allowed on the crag.
JimboWizbo - 03/Mar/14