Climbs 29
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 413m a.s.l
Faces W

The Dandle, Buckbarrow Crag © Peter Metcalfe

Crag features

Several buttresses 35-100m high. Express Crack(E1), Hogs Back(MVS), Dandle Buttress(D), Sadgill Wall(MS). Mixed routes in winter, rarely in condition.

Approach notes

Thirty minute easy walk from the end of the tarmac in Longsleddale.

Restricted Access

The restriction is signed on site and applies to the whole crag.

The birds were present on the crag in 2015.


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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Low Crag 
2Crystal MazeHVS 5a *3
3Angry BirdsHVS 5c 1
4London's BurningVS 4b  
5Linjestons Climb
VS 4b *33
6The BlunderHVS 5a *14
7The Soup Dragon
E5 6a * 
8Express CrackE1 5b ***33
9The Shackle
E2 5b *6
10The Clangers
E1 5b **30
11The Hog's BackHVS 5a **57
12The Iron Chicken
E3 5c *1
13A Century on the CragsE2 5b 1
14Slab and Rib
VD *26
15Low Crag Chimney
D 1
VS 4b, 4b 5
VS 4a, 4b 9
18Waterfall Buttress
S *21
19The Fondue PartyHVS 5a *5
 High Crag 
21The Eagle's Nest
S 2
22The Minotaur
HVS 4a, 4c **9
 The Dandle 
24Cleft GillII 2
25Dandle Buttress
S *30
26Dandle ButtressIV 4 1
27Dandle Face DirectIV 5  
28Dandle Chimney
VD *3
29Sadgill Wall
S 3c **68
 Far Right Buttress 
31Carry on ClioHVS 5b **3
32NicoleE1 5b **1
33PapaVS 4b *2

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