Hutton Roof Crags

Climbs 94 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude ? – Faces W

Crag features
Very pleasant situation - the routes are short (up to 6 metres) on superb rock (although it's fairly polished). A great place for a first climb and understandably popular with groups, although there is plenty of crag for everyone. The two main buttresses are 'South America' wall, with 3 fine VS 5as and 'Cyclops Wall'. There's a fingery 15 metre 6c/B9 eliminate traverse (marked by red dots) at the right hand end of the crag. Take a picnic! [Tom Briggs 6/02]

Access notes
Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Guidebooks
Lancashire Rock (1999)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 SOUTH AMERICA WALL  
2Hanging CrackD 215
3Straight CrackVD 299
4GalapagosD 261
5West CoastD *402
6Sendero LuminosoHS 4b *311
7ArgentinaVS 5a 81
8BelizeVS 5a *151
9SandinistaVS 5a *104
10American DreamV5 6b **16
11San MiguelVS 5a *72
12San AntonioHVS 5a/b *92
13PabloS 226
14NerudaVD 64
15Crack ClimbVD 204
16MahoutMS 36
 CAVE AREA  
18Top NotchD 39
19Roof WindowHS 4b *28
20Huttons 'Forgotten' RoofHVS 5b 1
21Wrinkled SlabVD *193
22The FlakeVD 166
23Pot BellyS 4b 135
24The Barrier RoofS 4a 151
25Roof Route LeftVS 5a 66
26Roof Route OneHVS 5b 42
27Roof Route TwoVS 5a 28
28Roof Route ThreeE1 5c 45
29Roof Route FourVS 5a 59
30Roof TraverseV0+ 5b 9
31Upper TraverseV0+ 5b 13
32Sinister CrackVS 5a 84
33Dexter WallHS 4c 83
34Imitation VerdonM 38
 SYCAMORE BUTTRESS  
36SylvieS 4b 125
37DaphneS 4a 125
38HebeVD 118
39Groove LineM 71
 SUNNY WALL  
41Hedera WallD 101
42Sunny GrooveD 106
43T' Owd ManVD *128
44T' Owd TroutVD 110
 THE HOLLOW  
46Hollow SlabVD 56
47Hollow RouteVD 57
48HolloweenVD 60
49The Crooked ManS 4a *93
 ASH TREE WALL  
51Ash Tree SlabVD 86
52The Chopping BlockVD 75
53Cracked GrooveVD 93
54Speedy RecoveryS 4a 107
55The AshesD 86
56Ash GullyM 109
 RONSON KIRKBY AREA  
58Left WallVD 176
59The RibHS 4b *210
60WingsVD *400
61PegasusVS 5a *290
62Winged TraverseVS 5a 71
63CyclopsHVS 6a **131
64MedusaV1 5c *8
65medusaVS 5a 17
66SerpentS 4a *377
67Ronson KirkbyVD 287
68Little CornerVD 181
69Concave WallVD 133
 FOUR WALLS  
71First Wall RibVD *161
72CracklingD 195
73Smooth RibS 4a *182
74Second WallVD 152
75Crazy PavingD 164
76Pedestal CrackD 146
77Third Wall CentralVD 145
78Spike RouteHD 46
79The RunnelD *158
80CurvingHD **56
 APE BUTTRESS  
82PrimateVS 5a *92
83Swamp FeverHVS 5b 76
84MalariaHVS 5b 47
85The Lemur's TailHS 4c *103
86Gibbon TakeV0 5a 41
87No More Monkey BusinessV0 5a 46
88ChimpHS 4c *103
89Gorilla BerengiiHS 4c *187
90Gorilla, GorillaVS 4c **194
91Pithecanthropus IndirectusVS 4c *79
92Pithecanthropus ErectusHS 4b 101
 NICK'S TRAVERSE  
94Left Roof Crack (problem 2)V3 *6
95Nick's TraverseV7 6c 3
96The CauseV7 6c **10
97Lay BackVD 27
98Raddled SlobVS 5b 1
99The Scoopf6B **14
100Blastawayf7B+ **3
101Dead Eyesf7A 7
102Roof Crackf7A *10
103Frankie KnucklesV7 *1
104golden fleeceVS 5a 7
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A great crag if you've got kids and non-climbers. It's not very high, and there are lots of lower grade climbs. The foot of the crag is in a valley, and the opposite side of the valley is basically a grassy bank, so it's sheltered.
karinbradbury - 31/May/09
Hidden gem, well worth a look.
steveri - 15/Jan/08
Excellent crag, on perfect rock, many short solos and slightly longer routes, and some bouldering.
Mike Binks - 03/Oct/05
really good crag to break your arm on!!!!!
tim edward - 04/Nov/03