Wallowbarrow Crag

Climbs 51 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 215m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
Up to 60m high. Route spread over two main and two smaller buttresses. A very good mid grade crag. Western Wall(MVS), Malediction Direct(VS), Thomas(S), West Buttress Girdle(MVS), Nameless(MS), Digitation(MVS), Trinity Slabs(VD). Handy for the Newfield Inn.

Access notes
Park at High Wallowbarrow Farm (fee to farmer). 10 - 15 min gentle uphill walk. Beware huge Wood Ants!
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Guidebooks
Dow, Duddon & Slate (1993)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1ChristineVS 4c 2
2Western WallVS 4b **297
3Malediction DirectVS 4c **257
4Each PeachHVS 5a 24
5The Skyline RibVS 4c 12
6The PlumbVS 4c *172
7BryanstonVS 4b *222
8RasputinE3 6a 10
9PomegranateVS 4c 14
10PerseveranceVS 5a 26
11ThomasS 4a **863
12KestrelHVS 5a 37
13GuinevereE2 5c 2
14West Buttress GirdleVS 4b **14
15Grey WallE1 5a 21
16NamelessS 3c **225
17Logan Stone RouteHS 4b *68
18MarylinHVS 5a *38
19DigitationVS 4b **651
20AgitationVS 4c *174
21Trinity SlabsVD **591
22Wall and CornerVD *417
23ParadiseVS 4c *84
24ParallelVS 4b 40
25The Shark's FinVD *71
26Pool SharkE1 5b 11
27Shark's Fin SoupVS 4c *22
28The LeafVD 41
29PeterVS 4c 4
30MarilynHVS 5a *17
31IfanVD 2
32YsbytyVD 7
33Introductory RibD 21
34Introductory ScoopVS 4b 3
35Eastern WallHVS 5a 3
36Men of the PloughHVS 5a **7
37The FurrowVS 4c 5
38Shear LineHVS 5b *5
39T. RouteMS 14
40leprechaunMVS *15
41Peter RabbitS 4
42Roger RabbitMVS 4c/5a 3
43Under the Plough VS *2
44The PloughHVS 5b *8
45Ploughman's LunchVS 4b *3
46ParadiseVS 4c *23
47CornflakeVS *5
48Digitation Direct FinishVS 4
49PlacodermVS 1
50Merlin HS 4
51PalpitationHVS 5a *1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Didn't think Nameless was that good, bloody scary lack of gear, so glad I didn't lead it, it's a one move wonder with lots of climbing on grass!
2pints - 18/Feb/06
Fee is discretionary, but all proceeds go to charity.
John Wellbelove - 08/Mar/04