Round Barn Quarry

Climbs 82 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 100m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
A two tiered quarry with the only climbing on the upper tier. Could do with a clean, or a bit more use as there are some good routes here. Notable ones include: The Pross, E1 5b and Mustard VS 4c.

Access notes
No problems reported

Lancashire Bouldering (2014), Lancashire Rock (1999)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
1BurgessHVS 5a
2Third ManE2 6a
3MacLeanS 4a
4Fisherman's FriendVS 4c
6Gay DeceiverHS 4b *
7Hold in the WallHVS 5b *
8Forbidden FruitE1 5c
9ThundercrapS 4a
10Blackfoot SueVS 4b *
11LancastrianHVS 5b
12Lost ArrowHVS 5a
13LimboS 4a
14Downward BoundVD
15Star SailorVS 4c
16The ProssE1 5b **
17Ghost DancerE1 5c
18HoVS 4b
19GogoVS 4b
20PoloS 4a *
21Sough DirectS 4a
23Tunnel VisionS 4a *
25Manque de VilleVS 4c
26Lonesome TravellerVS 4c
27Spanish StrollVD
28Barn OwlD
29BarnstormerS 4a
30Last StrawHVS 5a
31Decree NisiE1 5c *
32WopS 4a
34Trevor's AnswerVS 4c *
35Ron's DilemmaVS 4b
36Flake OutVD
38BarnacleS 4a *
39Clog and BillycockD
41Red Rose RibS 4a **
42Red Rose WallHS 4b
43Shear BrowHS 4a
44Killing FloorHS 4a
45Stubby PinnacleD
46Railroad GrooveS 4a
47Right TrackVS 4c
48Flake and GrooveVS 4c
49Baldy's DelightE2 5c *
50MustardVS 4c
51Black PuddingHS 4b
52Offal Corner??
53Gardener's Question-TimeS 4a
54Ah-Med-ItS 4a
55Blackburn ButtressVS 5a
56The First ThirdHVS 5a *
57Rising DreadHS 4b
58Helter SkelterVD
59Cuckoo WaltzS 4a
60Sometimes a Great NotionVD
61One Flew OutHS 4a *
62Armagideon TimesHVS 5b **
63Complete ControlVS 4c *
64EqualiserS 4a
65Suspect DeviceHS 4a
66July WakesVD
67Dawn ChorusE2 5c *
68Milton Friedman ate my LunchE2 5c *
69Rave On! Boris YeltsinE1 5c *
70MudlarkS 4a
71VixenS 4a *
72FoxheadHS 4b
73Gulag ArchipelagoE1 5b **
74East LancsVS 4c **
75Legendary Lancashire HerosHVS 5a **
76Lancashire LadHS 4b *
77Yorkshire QueerHVS 5a
78PsychlopsE3 5c *
79Lancashire LassS 4a
80Los EndosHS 4a *
81Marc's RouteHVS 5a
82Found DebreuE1 5c
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Went here last night - there are some good climbs here, especially on the flake crack slab, however the top outs are thought provoking - a good clean and more traffic should sort this out. I disagree with the comment above that it's a write off, but acknowledge that there are better places to climb!
rginns - 01/Aug/07
Visited this quarry on 5/6/2007. Some worthwhile climbs on Entrance Walls but exits often poor with loose rock. Plenty of good stakes at top. Nice views towards Winter Hill.
JohnSteven - 11/Jun/07
This crag is rubbish. It is falling apart and the very few decent climbs here are located in one small area. Furthermore they have terrible exits. Helmets are a must and, sadly, cleaning this crag is a bit much to hope for. This crag should be given to the gun club that uses Wilton 2 and 3, and leave those two gems to the climbers. Visit this place if you will, but you're not likely to want to go back.
Mat - 21/May/04
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