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Embsay Crag

North Yorkshire, ENGLAND

Climbs 78 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude ? – Faces SE

Crag features
Located above Embsay reservoir and the Yorkshire Dales village of Embsay, near Skipton. Best quality pebbly gritsone buttresses scattered below the summit of Embsay Crag facing various directions between SE and West. Exposed and quick drying with little seepage. Mostly reasonable landings though steep ground in some places.

Access notes
No access problems (open access land).

Weather forecast

 Today  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon 

2.4mm rain
Cloudy
16 °C
17 kph

7.7mm rain
Cloudy
15 °C
14 kph

19.8mm rain
Mainly cloudy
16 °C
5 kph

1.2mm rain
Sun
15 °C
12 kph

0.5mm rain
Sun
17 °C
9 kph
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Guidebooks
Northern England (2008)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1Up FrontHVS 5b 2
2Goblin EyesHVS 5b 4
3Goblin Prayer Matf6A *3
4Goblin KingE1 5c 1
5GroundedHS 4b 4
6CaterpillarS 4b 3
7Last PitchE3 5b 1
8CarmeliaE3 5c **2
9Gypsy MothVS 4c ***6
10Gypsy Moth DirectE3 6a **2
11Boom Boom, Blah BlahVS 5b *3
12McHaleE3 6a *2
13Permanent ResidentVS 4c **3
14Resident DirectVS 4c *2
15Right, We're Off!E1 5b **1
16A Right Good Knees UpE2 5c **2
17The Definitive Gritstone KneebarS 4a 3
18LarvaeS 4a 3
19Lymantria disparS 4b 2
20CrimpersS 4b 1
21Can you touch itVS 4c 1
22Big Shelff3 5
23Ace Flakef2 5
24No Flakef4+ 5
25The Heartf2 5
26The Heart Sit Startf5 3
27End Wallf4+ 5
28Lancashire Bomberf5+ 2
29Here Comes The Story of A Hurricanef6C 2
30Toucanf3 4
31Toucan Sit Startf5 2
32Hawkf3 5
33Hawk Sit Startf4+ 2
34Defiantf6A 1
35Slopes Traversef2 2
36Jungle Jugsf2 2
37Mantel Practisef2 2
38Grinderf5 2
39Sandy Aretef2 2
 Climb nameGradex
40Crimp Wallf3 2
41Ochre Aretef6A+ 2
42Throw Wallf6A 2
43Summit Scoopf4 2
44Embsay Wallf5+ 2
45Pure Classf3 2
46Left Aretef3 2
47Middle Facef3 2
48The Smell of Japanese Inkf3 3
49The Ah So Traversef3+ 2
50Arrowhead Slabf2 2
51Young Man's Hipf3+ 4
52Hip-Hopf4+ 3
53Pelvic Thrustf5 3
54Hippy Shakef4+ 4
55Hippy Shoesf4 4
56The Mekonf5 *4
57Easy Facef3 3
58The Perfect Problemf6C **2
59Bakers Dozenf4 *1
60Throwing the Matchf6B+ 1
61Leftf5 1
62Traversef6A 1
63Rightf5 1
64Embsay CrackVD 2
65High Steppaf6A  
66Overlapperf4  
67Roofsf3  
68Beautiful Dirty Richf6C+ **2
69Just Dancef6B+ 2
70Flippin Heckf6A 1
71Going Aroundf5 2
72A Straw Hat and no Waistcoat Dayf6A+ *2
73Baker's Wallf4 2
74Pocketf5 3
75Cracking Ribf6A 3
76Full FrontalE1 5b *3
77Hip-Hop-Hoorayf6B 1
78Kick Offf6C 1
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A nice venue for an evening with lots of variety and a pleasant outlook
Paul Clarke - 04/Jun/14