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High Edge Buxton

Derbyshire, ENGLAND

Climbs 32 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 425m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features

Insanely grippy Limestone, lots of low grade problems with loads for even little kids..Some highball stuff too.

Landings mixed from good to rocky..

Even on still days it's blumin' windy. Wind direction is usually into the crag so you don't get much shelter 'Bouldering beanie' and down jacket a must!

Lots of litter..:(

Access notes
The Crag is exactly opposite the banger racing track at High Edge Raceway and there lots of open areas to park responsibly. The fence around the crag is in poor repair but don't be tempted to climb over it, there's a style if you continue a couple of hundred yards past the crag with it on your right.

Weather forecast

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0.3mm rain
Mainly cloudy
13 °C
13 kph

0.0mm rain
Sunny periods
15 °C
25 kph

3.5mm rain
10 °C
24 kph

0.1mm rain
Mainly cloudy
12 °C
19 kph

7.1mm rain
10 °C
29 kph
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High Over Buxton (2003)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1The Human RaceV0 1
3P 2 Centre of WallV0 1
4Fourty-ninerV3 *1
5P 4 Low JugsV0 1
6P 4a Low Jugs EliminateV1 1
8P 5 Left hand AreteV1 1
9Horizontal SnowV1 1
10M.P.HV1 *3
12Curving AreteV0- 3
13P8 Interesting ProblemsV0- 2
14P09 Poor AreteV0- 2
15HangoverV2 *5
16Pop Festival CrackV0 5
17Grumo's ProblemV2 3
18P13 Wall to the RightV0+ 5
19Funky FlightV4 * 
 Climb nameGradex
20Funky Flight DirectV6 * 
21Flight 247V2 *1
22P 17 Nice AreteV0+ 1
23Chill OutV3  
25P 20 Any Footholds allowedV2  
26P 21 Left Side of AreteV1  
27Suicide TraverseV1 *2
29P 23 Jamming CrackV0- *1
30P 24 Pleasant Finger CrackV0 1
31The Big RidgeV0 *2
32P26 Small Roof and AreteV1 2
33Chemical AlleyV4 *1
34Do The Funky SheepV3  
35P 29 Just to the RightV1  
36P 30 A Very Pleasant SquareV0-  
38Trout ThangV3 *1
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