Almscliff

Climbs 479 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 198m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
God's Country

CD = Cameron Duff

TC = Total Climbing

Everything else is updated as per YMC 2012 Guide

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Guidebooks
YMC Yorkshire Gritstone Vol 1 (2012), Northern England (2008), Yorkshire Gritstone Bouldering (2008), Yorkshire Gritstone Bouldering (2001), Yorkshire Gritstone (1999)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
 END BOULDER - FIELD SIDE  
2Field Mousef4+ 37
3CD 1 - Problem 1aV0 4c 21
4Fledglingf4+ 41
5CD 1 - Problem 2aV0 5a *24
6Finite Fieldf3+ 7
7Field Side Traverse (Mindbend)f7B **7
8CD 1 - Problem 4V0 5a 31
9Field Faref5 *70
10CD 1 - Problem 5 (Sit Start)V4 6b *11
11The High Stepf5+ 66
12CD 1 Problem 7V5 6b 4
13Swampy Aretef6C+ **12
14CD 1 - Problem 10V0 4a 27
 END BOULDER - SLAB  
16CD 1 - Problem 11V0 4b 76
17Bungle Traversef3 102
18Jemimaf3 117
19Hamble's Aretef3+ 115
 END BOULDER - MORRELL'S WALL  
21Short AreteV3 6a 47
22Morrell's Wall Traversef7A *80
23Morrell's CornerV3 6a *27
24Morrell's WallV2 5c ***482
25Fall Inf6A 17
26End Wallf4 43
27CD 1 Problem 18V7 6b 5
28CD 1 - Problem 19)V0 5b 15
29CD 1 - Problem 20V1 5c 8
30Slopey Traversef7C ***8
 MORRELL'S WALL ELIMINATES  
 OVERHANGING NOSE - CD 2  
33CD 2 - Problem 1V5 6b 6
34Overhanging Nosef6A *149
35Below the Decksf6C+ *117
36Tumbledownf5 *78
37Slap and Tractionf6A+ *2
38I Am a walrusf6C+ *4
 CD 2 ELIMINATES  
40CD 2 - Eliminate Problem 5V3 6a *4
41CD 2 Eliminates Problem 8V9 6c **1
42CD 2 Eliminates Problem 9V9 6c 1
 WEST CAVE GROUP  
44Left Ribf5 *23
45CD 3 problem 3 Slippery CornerV0 4a 24
46The Earf4+ **73
47CD 3 - Problem 5V0 4b 17
48Barley MowE4 6b 15
49Hammill's RibE4 6b 1
50West Cave WallS 4a *55
51CD 3 Problem 9V0 5a 6
52The Chimney FlakeVS 5b *35
53The Blunt EdgeE1 5b **9
54The PostmanHS 4c **121
55Postman Eliminatef5+ 4
56Crack, Ledge & ScoopV1 5b 26
57Rib Rightf5+ *35
58Pork Chop Slabf5+ 249
59Pork Chop Slab AreteV0 5b 50
60Three Swings Traversef5+ 81
 WEST CAVE ELIMINATES  
62Hanging Ribf6A **102
63Hanging Rib (Sit Start)V4 6a **72
64Smaller Pocketf6A+ *6
65Hanging WallV2 5c **74
 THE EVEREST MAN BOULDER  
67The North RidgeE1 5c 24
68The Hillary StepHVS 5b *38
69The Lhotse FaceVS 4c **31
70The South West FaceE2 5c **10
71The South ColHS 4b **27
72The East Facef4 2
 FLYING ARETE BOULDER  
74The Right Wingf6B *47
75The Flying AreteV4 6a **278
76Stallone's Stinking Bangerf6C 1
77CD 5 Problem 7 - Flying Arete SlabV0 5a 48
78CD 5 Problem 8 - Flying Arete Slab EliminateV2 5c *56
 THE VIRGIN BOULDER  
80The LadyE4 6c 1
81The VirginE3 6b *8
82The Virgin Traversef6C ***86
83Identity Crisisf8A ** 
84Cherry Fallsf8A+ ***1
85Cherry Falls Right Handf8A **13
86Crusisf7B **65
87DidicoyV3 6a *28
88The GypsyE3 6a ***84
89The Gypsy Startf6A 21
90GypusE3 6b 13
91OpusE4 6b **14
92Magnum OpusE5 6b **1
93Mag Dick Connectionf7B+ 1
94Dick Hymenf7C+ **1
95Fisher's StrideVS 5a *30
96Hymen Traversef8A **1
97ChastityE2 5c 22
98The Virgin ClimbS 4a **71
99Central Routef4 34
100Central Route Directf5+ *12
101Thompson's Routef4+ 23
102North Top Cornerf4 60
103North Top Corner - Right Hand SideV0 5a 9
104The Scoopf5+ 12
105North FaceD 43
106CanineV11 *1
107Stretch ArmstrongV9 *6
108Sewer Rat Connectionf7B+ 5
109Top Cat Traversef7B+ **14
 THE BIG ROOF  
111Snappy Rooff5+ *79
112CD 7 Problem 2 Big Roof TraverseV7 6b *3
113CD 7 Problem 4V3 6a 21
114CD 7 Problem 7 - Hanging ArêteV2 5c *34
115CD 7 Problem 8 - Hanging WallV1 5a *20
116Extension to UnderhandV5 6b *14
117Underhandf7B+ **80
118Underhand Extensionf7C **36
119Underhand Super Extensionf7C+ *4
 THE KEEL BOULDER  
121CD 8 Problem 1 - Undercut Arête/WallV2 5c 14
122C&A Traversef7A **18
123In LimboV5 6c *15
124Keel CrackV4 6b *51
125The Keelf7C ***87
126The Real Keelf7C+ ***4
127The Bulbf7C+ ***6
128Bulbhaulf8B+ ** 
129Keelhaulf8A ***3
130The Real Keelhaulf8A+ ** 
131Frightening TerritoryV5 6b * 
132Sloper PatrolV5 6b ***59
133Burnell's TraverseV5 6a *1
 KEEL - LINKAGES  
135All Naturalf8A ** 
136TC Area 2c Problem 10 C&A Traverse + The Keelf7C **2
137Natural TraverseV9 **1
 CD BOULDER 9 - WEDGE BOULDER  
139CD 9 Problem 2 - Short WallV0 4b 26
140CD 9 Problem 3 - PocketsV0 5a 26
141CD 9 Problem 4 - Sloping NicheV0 4c 31
142Nose Bagf6A 59
143Pebble Frogf5 56
144The Crackf3+ 64
 ED'S DYNO BOULDER  
146Charlie Sheenf5 *9
147Ed's Dynof6C+ 49
148Not Ed's DynoV1 5b 55
149Not Ed's Dyno - EliminateV3 6a 12
150Teflon Traversef6C 66
151Right Wall - EliminateV5 6a 4
152Scufff5+ 38
 LOW MAN - LEFT  
154Groove Onf3 113
155Hop Scotchf3 100
156Strollf3 98
157Well Wornf3 105
158Toe Pokef4+ 87
159CD 11 Problem 6V0 5a 32
160CD 11 Problem 7VB 4a 38
161Pond Lifef4 61
162Safe AsS 4a *34
163Envy of AngelsE3 5c 10
164CD 11 Problem 9VB 4a 26
165CD 11 Problem 10VB 4c 14
166Angelic UpstartHVS 5b 30
167Pram Pusher's ParadiseVS 5a **141
168A Step in the Right DirectionHVS 5b 14
169V Chimney and TraverseHVD *280
170V Chimney DirectVS 5a 77
171Up PeriscopeE1 5b 18
172Depth ChargerHVS 5b 28
173TridentE2 5c 4
174TorpedoE2 5c 22
 MATTERHORN BOULDER  
176CD 12 Problem 1VB 4a 18
177CD 12 Problem 4VB 4a 16
178Matterhorn Ridge RHSf4+ 64
179Matterhorn Ridgef5 *461
180Matterhorn Ridge SDSf7B+ **9
181Matterhorn Ridge LH startf7A *11
182Fractalf7B **4
183Short & Tricky Wallf6A 58
 LOW MAN - CENTRE  
185Pigott's StrideVS 4c *182
186Chiasmataf8A  
187V CrackHVS 6a 79
188V Crack VariationHVS 5b 19
189Spirit LevelE2 5b 7
190Square Chimney & Whisky CrackVS 4b **802
191Square ChimneyMVS 4b 158
192Whisky CrackHS 4b 155
193Whisky WallE3 5b *94
194Whisky Wall DirectE4 6a 17
195Wharfedale WallE5 6c  
196Fluted CrackS 4b *463
197Fluted ColumnsHVD 3c ***1862
198Fluted RibHVS 5b 6
199Pinnacle Flake ClimbS 4a *935
200Pinnacle Flake Climb Direct StartVS 5a 50
201Pinnacle DirectS 4a *311
202Low Man Easy WayD **1269
203Stew PotHVD *1046
204Rough CrackVD *396
205Stewpot and Rough CrackHVD 90
206Something's CookingE2 6a 7
207Yorkshire PuddingE2 5c 36
208Roast BeefE2 6a 17
209Kiernan's Traverse and Rough CrackS 4a 289
210The Low Man GirdleS 4a 68
 MK WALL  
212CD 13 Problem 3VB 4a 24
213CD 13 Problem 4VB 4b 34
214CD 13 Problem 5VB 4c 37
215Short Arsef6A+ *32
216MK Wall Area Problem 7V3 6a 9
217Puncture Repairf3 40
218Cracking Yarnf4 28
219Pistol Whipf7B **10
220Making Shapesf7C+ *** 
221MK Originalf5 56
 THE WALL BOULDER  
223Bit of a Jerkf7B *3
224Que Fastidiof6A+ **66
 THE PINNACLE  
226CD 16 Problem 1V0 4a 30
227Pick Pocketf3+ 63
228Leveragef4+ 57
229Askancef4+ 48
230JP's Problemf6A 33
231Worn Downf3 59
232CD 16 - Problem 7V0 5a 23
233CD 16 - Problem 9V0 5a *10
234The Long Slabf5+ 23
 THE EGG BOULDER  
236Streaky's Traversef7B+ ***7
237Egg Rollf6B ***5
238CD 15 - Problem 2V0 4c 32
239CD 15 - Problem 3V5 6b 7
240Buffy Wants Daddyf7B *6
241Matt Meets Buffyf7C *1
242Matt's Rooff7B+ **13
243CD 15 Problem 5 The Descent RouteV6 6b *2
244CD 15 problem 6 - The Descent Route ProperV5 6b 6
245Pipping Aretef6C+ **25
246Silver Troutf7B *22
247Silver Trout (With Block)f6C 27
248CD 15 - Problem 10V3 6a **6
 EGGY FACE ELIMINATES  
 SOUTH CAVE AREA  
251Steve's Wallf7A+ *34
252CD 17 - Problem 2V0 5b *13
253Patta's Aretef7A **75
254Patta's DynoV6 6b *2
255Southern Shufflef4 22
256CD 17 - Problem 5V5 6a *4
257Backhanderf6A ***83
258CD 17 - Problem 7V4 6a 5
259South Cave Traversef7A+ *23
260South Cave Traverse - low eliminatef7B 4
261CD 17 - Problem 9V0 5a 4
262Tetrapak Crackf5 32
263CD 17, Problem 12f6A *4
 HIGH MAN  
265The Full Traverse of High ManE2 5c ***1
 NORTH GULLY  
267The Final FinaleHVD 5a 7
268Green Gully RibVS 4c 6
269Green Gully WallHVS 5a *5
270Green WallS 4b 12
271Corner CrackS 4a 13
272Lichen WallS 11
273Green Gully Left AreteS 4a 5
274Tudor RoseHS 4b 4
275Lovat StridesS 4a *7
 NORTH WEST FACE  
277Fisher's TraverseHS 4b *24
278Twelfth NightE2 5c *6
279The True Two Ton SardineE3 6a 1
280All Our YesterdaysE5 6a **1
281Exit Stage LeftE4 6b 1
282Penny PipE4 6a  
283Finale SlabHVS 5b *46
284EncoreE2 5c *15
285First NightE2 6a 7
286Cup and SaucerVD *227
 TEASPOON VARIATION BOULDERING  
288CD 26 - Problem 1VB 4b 11
289CD 26 - Problem 2VB 3c 9
290CD 26 - Problem 3V1 5a 7
291CD 26 - Problem 5V0 5a 6
292Teaspoon Variation LeftV8+ **9
293Teaspoon Variationf6A *60
294CD 26 Problem 9 - Teaspoon Variation 2.V2 5c 16
295Gray's WallV4 6a *13
296Why ClimbE3 6a 6
297Z ClimbVS 4c **308
298North West GirdleE1 5b ***84
299Microscopic WallE3 6b *2
300Z Climb EliminateE1 5b ***344
301Central EliminateE1 5b *16
302Central ClimbVS 4c ***709
303WASCE3 6a 20
304Overhanging GrooveHVS 5a ***711
305Toad's NoseE4 6b  
306The Dark Side of Chif7B+ 2
307The Little GreenyV6 6c **10
308CD Boulder 26 problem 15V5 6b ***1
309Fungus the BogeymanE4 6a 8
310The Big GreenyE3 5c **131
311Ginger WhingerE6 7a *** 
312Frankland's Green CrackVS 4c ***362
313Eastern ExitVS 5a 3
314MerlinE3 5c 3
315Parson's ChimneyHS 4b ***293
316Fat Man's MiseryHS 4b 40
317Al Says 6aE4 6b *3
318Pulpit CornerE1 5b *60
319The Easy WayM 53
 NORTH BOULDER  
321CD 27 Problem 1VB 4a 15
322CD 27 Problem 2f2 16
323Chipped Slabf2 34
324CD 27 Problem 4V3 5c 5
325Out of Pocketf5 51
326CD 27, Problem 6V0 5b 13
327CD 27, Problem 7V0 5a 10
328Northern Shufflef7A 6
329Sunny Scoopf5 18
330Knee Biterf5+ 15
331Stubby Aretef5 14
332Shadow Facef4 14
333CD 27, Problem 13V0 5b 6
334CD 27, Problem 14VB 4a 12
335CD 27, Problem 15VB 4a 9
336CD 27, Problem 16V2 5c 3
337CD 27, Problem 17V3 6a 3
338CD 27, Problem 18V0 ? 4
 WALL OF HORRORS BOULDERING  
340Cassock Slapf6A+ *19
341Crinkle Cutf5 7
342Wall of Horrors Traversef6C+ *26
343The Horrorf7A+ **20
344CD 25 Problem 6 - Wall of Horrors StartV3 6a *116
345CD 25 Problem 7 - SpangledV5 6b 4
346CD 25 Problem 8V3 6a 29
347CD 25 Problem 9.V1 5c *49
348CD 25 Problem 10 - The Niche TraverseV7 6b 7
349Long ChimneyHVD **239
350The Wall of HorrorsE3 6a ***130
351Horror of WallsE4 6b 2
352All QuietE4 6a **8
353Gone WestE5 6b **1
354All Quiet/Western FrontE4 6a ***3
355Every Man Has His NicheE4 6b 2
356The Ems TelegramE5 6b **6
357Leaf ClimbHVD 4a 32
358Western FrontE3 5c ***195
359Great WesternHVS 5a ***739
360The Five Star FinishHVS 5a ***194
361No Man's LandE2 5b *21
362Over the TopE4 6a 8
363Grand IllusionE4 5c **48
364MegadoomE5 6b *1
365Impending DoomE4 6a *6
 CD BOULDER 28  
 CD BOULDER 29  
368CD 29 P 5, TC Area 9a Problem 2f7B ***4
369CD 29 P3V2 1
370CD 29 P4V3 1
371CD 29 P6V1 1
 HEART SHAPED SLAB  
 THE WEST FACE  
374Crack of DoomVS 4c **377
375Retribution Rib DirectE5 5c *14
376Retribution RibE2 5b 8
377West ChimneyM *129
378West Chimney VariationD 11
379West Chimney RibHVS 5b 7
380West Chimney Rib (LH variation)VS 4c 10
 SYRETT'S ROOF BOULDERING  
382Jess's RoofV9 **13
383Jess's Roof LHf7C+ **1
384Brown's Rooff7A+ **1
385The NoseVS 4c *225
386The Nose DirectHVS 5b 103
387Syrett's Rooff6C+ *170
388CD 24 Problem 1V4 6a 5
389The Zig ZagHS 4c *295
390Zig Zag DirectVS 4c *413
391Bancroft's RoofE2 6b 68
392The GoblinHS 4b *232
393OrchristE5 6b *11
 GOBLIN'S ROOF BOULDERING  
395CD 23 Problem 1.V0 4c 8
396Si's AreteV6 6b **107
397CD 23 Problem 4V6 6b 8
398Boulder 23 problem 10V6 6b *3
 THE RIFT  
400HobgoblinE2 5c 8
401ClematisE2 5c *75
402The Nelly Moser FinishE3 6a 3
403OublietteE2 6a *21
404Daisy ChainE3 6b 2
405Tight ChimneyM *110
406Tight Chimney (outside)HS 4b 6
407Constipation CrackVS 5a 28
408Rift CrackVS 4c *45
409Yorkshire RelishVS 4c 6
410Road to EmmausE1 5c *1
 THE RIFT BOULDERING  
412CD 22 Problem 1.V0 4c 5
413CD 22 Problem 4V1 5b 2
414The Rift Traversef5+ *14
 SOUTH WEST FACE  
 DEMON WALL SW FACE BOULDERING  
417CD 21 - Problem 1V1 5b 15
418Honey Combf5+ *61
419CD 21 - Problem 4f4+ 16
420Jam PotV2 5c *47
421Dots and Dabsf6C *15
422Classic Traversef4+ *44
423CD 21 problem 14 - Birds Nest WallV3 6a 3
424CD 21 - Problem 15V2 5c 4
425CD 21 - Problem 16V0 5a 3
426The PotholeVD *197
427Pothole DirectVS 5b *406
428High Level TraverseVS 4c *34
429The Traditional ClimbVS 4c **920
430Traditional EliminateHVS 6a *37
431Forgotten WallE5 6c *18
432Bird's Nest CrackHS 4b **1423
433Bird's Nest VariationVS 4c **206
434Bird's Nest SoupE1 5b *19
435Thompson's TraverseHVS 5b *24
436Demon WallHVS 5a ***645
 DEMON WALL ROOF BOULDERING  
438Stu's Roof Left HandV8+ *23
439Stu's Roof Standing Startf7A *32
440Stu's RoofV10 **12
441Stu's LH - DWR LHf8A 1
442Bruno's rooff8A *1
443Demon Wall Roof Left-Handf7C ***8
444Demon Wall RoofV7 ***270
445Demon Wall Roof Footlessf8A *1
446CD Demon Wall Roof, Problem 6V4 6b 4
447Demon Wall Roof Ear Variationf7B+ 15
448Demon Roof EliminateV8 6c *3
449Demonistf8A **1
450Dialeticsf8A  
451Dolphin Belly SlapV6 6c *388
452Hot Dog Fromagef7C+ *15
453Exorcist into DWRf7C *2
454Exorcist - shortf8A **2
455Exorcist - Longf8A **1
456DolphinianE1 5b *144
457Dolphinian StartV1 5c *23
458Three Chockstones ChimneyM *233
459Crack and WallHS 4b *324
460AcetabulumE1 5c 46
461Crack and Wall TraverseHVD *24
462Rectum RiftE3 6b *10
463Right CheekyE7 6c * 
 CRUCIFIX BOULDERING  
465The Crucifix "Warm Up" Traversef6A+ **118
466The Dry Stone TraverseV3 6b *10
467The Crucifix Traversef7A 158
468Crucifix Eliminate Traverse - Pebble WallV7 *6
469The CrucifixV1 5c **452
470CD 20 Problem 5 The Crucifix - Sit Down StartV4 6a 44
471Crucifix Wall EliminateV6 6b *22
472The Crucifix Aretef6A+ *251
473Crucifix Arete Eliminatef7A **16
474Pebble WallV5 6b ***238
475Pebble Wall Sit Startf7A 13
476Pebble Wall VariationV7 ***17
 UNDER THE CRUCIFIX - ELIMINATES  
478Under the Crucifix Problem 2V6 6b 23
479Under the Crucifix Problem 3V7 7
480Under the Crucifix Problem 6V8 6c 2
481Under the Crucifix Problem 11V7 6c 1
482Central CrackHS 4b *260
483Jacob's LadderHVS 5b *158
484Jacob's Ladder Startf5 *46
485Stomach TraverseVS 4c *233
486The Ladderf5+ *17
487Fence ButtressVS 5b 91
 SOUTH FACE  
489Shuffle CrackE1 5c *73
490China SyndromeE5 7a *3
491South Chimney LaybackS 4c *222
492Yellow PerilE4 6a *2
493Yellow WallE2 5c *14
 BLACK WALL BOULDERING  
495Off the Wallf5+ *14
496DreamlandV7 **53
497CD 18 Problem 4VB 5a 25
498The WallV1 5b *62
499The SlabV2 5c *52
500The Nosef5+ 34
501The Nose RHf6A+ 6a 3
502CD 18 Problem 8V3 5c 18
503CD 18 Problem 19V1 5c 11
504South ChimneyVD 4a 168
505South Face ClimbMVS 4b *96
506South Wall TraverseVS 4c **201
507South Wall DirectE1 5b 22
508Kitson Did It FirstE3 6b 8
509Birdlime TraverseE1 5b ***240
510'Arries 'OokE4 6a **43
511'Arries 'ook direct startf7A+ *15
512Black wall dynoV7 *9
513BlackheadE4 6c 4
514Black Wall EliminateE2 5c ***377
515Black Wall Eliminate Direct, Direct Eliminate.E1 5c **1
516Blackpool PromenadeE1 5b *36
517Black WallVS 5a *443
518Black Wall DirectHVS 5b 34
519Black Wall traversef7A 4
 SHOTHOLE ARETE  
521CD 19, Problem 1.VB 4b 12
522CD 19, Problem 2.VB 4b 14
523CD 19, Problem 3.V0 5b 11
524CD 19, Problem 4.VB 3c 15
525CD 19, Problem 5.V0 4c 10
526CD 19, Problem 6.V2 5c 5
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