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Conor on the well named 'Bucket Symphony' at Moughton Nab © Dave Warburton

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Northern Limestone : Yorkshire, Cumbria, Lancashire

Northern Limestone : Yorkshire, Cumbria, Lancashire covers some of the best limestone crags in the UK including the big three of Malham, Kilnsey and Gordale. Alongside these titans are numerous other destinations that offer both sport and trad climbing throughout the grades, ranging from the intimidating walls of Blue Scar and Trow Gill to the long lines of newly-developed low to mid-grade sport crags such as Moughton Nab and Giggleswick South. Trad climbing is also well catered for on the walls and escarpments at the likes of Trowbarrow Quarry, Twistleton Scar, Attermire Scar and Witches Quarry.
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Yorkshire Limestone (2005)
Well worth a visit but don't believe the approach time quoted in the Rockfax guide. The walk in takes 20-30 minutes!
roger whetton - 05/Oct/15
Great crag, climber here 16th June 2015 in Soft centre area. All the climbs offer something interesting, bolting is great ! a great crag to build some confidence.
Ahogg16 - 19/Jun/15
Had a good day climbing on the Soft Centre routes. They are shortish, well bolted and on good sound rock. Good work and bolting by the Yorkshire boys.
Christheclimber - 23/May/15
My recent visit:
Si Withington - 25/Aug/12
The quality of the rock at the top of the crag is very poor and makes it difficult to make even a tenuous belay. Not worth the visit.
Ragingpossum - 07/Apr/12
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1TurnipVS 5a *1
2Wicked WitchHS 4c 1
3Ugly SisterHS 4b 1
E3 6a 1
5Windy Nick
E2 5c 1
E1 5b *3
 Quarry Sector 
8The Mystery Call
E1 5b 1
9Too Strong To Dislocate6b 15
10Quarry Act6b 14
VS 4c 2
VS 4c 6
13Six Pockets
E1 5b 2
14Black Hole Below6b *4
15The Moughton MaulerE4 6a 4
16The Ribblesdale Ripper7a+ 9
17The Weakening Eye of Day7b *4
18Far From the Malham Crowds7a *17
19Look - No Feet7a+ *8
20The Return of the Native7a+ *5
VS 4c 2
22Middle Age Rage7a *13
23A Breath of Fresh Air7b **4
24Wild Child6c **16
25Roger Irrelevant
VD 2
26Wee Dorrit5c *35
27Transformations7a+ 1
28Trude the Obscure6b+ *23
29Jude The Bleeding Obvious
VS 4c 2
30Liv n' LilHS 4b 2
31The Strumpet Major
MVS 4b 3
 Sporadic Walls 
33Quarry Hill6a 12
34Queenie's Castle6a 13
35Fair to Middling5a 13
36My Funny Valentine6a+ 9
37Heavy Sesions6a+ 4
38Stress Management5a 8
39Making the Grade6b+ 2
40Mildred6b 17
41Judge Dread6b 15
42Mordred6b 21
 The Soft Centre 
44Myth and Magic6a+ 20
45Just an Uther Route6a 14
46Guinevere5a 25
47Groovy Granddad5a 39
48A Winters Tale5c *42
49Avalon6c *18
50Joust in Time6a+ 16
51Sir Lunchalot5c *34
52Arthurian Ledge End6a *36
53The King of the Castle6c *20
54Camelot6a **52
55The Quest6b *24
56Knights of Old6a *27
57Chastity Belt6a 6
58Thieving Magpies5b *31
59Merlin5c *43
60Excalibur6a 25
61Foxes Wall6b+ *23
62Economical Route One6b **24
63Economical Route Two6c *19
64Credit Crunch6c *11
65Stoatal Recall5c 18
66Think Mink6a+ *3
67Weasel Crack5a 18
68Icing on the cake6a+ *14
69Ferreting Around6a+ *23
70Four Candles6b **26
71Birthday Girl Left hand6a *34
72Party Pooper6b *23
73Birthday Girl right hand6a *26
74Party Trick5c 11
75Pass the Parcel4c 16
76Postman's Knock5a 16
77Gate Crasher6b 2
78One for the Road6a+ 2
79Third Party4b 3
80Partisan6a 3
 Overhanging Buttress 
82Dopey6a+ 10
83Stumpy6b+ 3
84Trophy Hunter6b+ 5
85Arch Tempter6c *6
86Do Not Go Gentle7a+ 1
87Something Wicked7a *3
88Slapping Beauty7a **11
89Burly in Ribblesdale6c **10
90A Power Of Good7b ***3
91Lazarus7b *3
92Bucket Symphony7a ***20
93Space Monkey7a+ **4
94Finger Nabber6c+ 1

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