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North Yorkshire, ENGLAND

Climbs 293 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 350m a.s.l – Faces SW

Access notes
No dogs are allowed at the crag. Park at Embsay Reservoir, SD 999544, then walk along the side of the reservoir to the access point onto Barden Moor. Cross the stile onto the moor and follow the path steeply uphill for a few hundred metres until a stile is reached which enables the wall to be crossed to reach the rocks. [Rod Witham]
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

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Northern England (2008), Yorkshire Gritstone Bouldering (2001), Yorkshire Gritstone (1999),
Out of print: Yorkshire Gritstone (1990)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
2Pathside P1f3 1
3Pathside P2f3 2
4Pathside P3f4 1
5Pathside P4f4 1
6Pathside P5f4  
7Pathside P6f3  
8Pathside P7f4 1
9Pathside P8f3 1
10Pathside P9f4 1
11Pathside P10f3 1
12Pathside P11f4 1
13Pathside P12f3+ 1
15Starsky Aretef6C+  
16Dragon Wallf7C+  
18Martin's Aretef7A+  
19Truffle Wallf3  
21Embsay ButtressHVS 6
22Fat Man's AgonyVD 5
23Fern CrackVD *22
24Grassy GullyM 18
25Woodside wallS 8
26Woodside ButtressVS 4b *6
27SeresVS 5a  
28WallflowerVS 4b  
30Trench Footf6C+ 2
31Trading Placesf6A+  
33PitouE3 6b 1
34FitouE2 6a 2
35High Plains Drifterf6C  
36Ron's Crack If6C 4
37Palm Gemf6B+ 9
38Sultan of Blingf6B+  
39Left Aretef6A+ 2
40Left Centref6A 2
41Right Centref7A 1
42Right Aretef4+ 4
43Fly By Wiref7B+  
44Renegade Piperf7B+  
45Rampant Bilberryf6C+ 1
46Big Nose P1f4 2
47Big Nose P2f5 2
48Big Nose P3f3 2
49Big Nose P4f5 2
50Big Nose P5f4 3
51Big Nose P6f3 3
52Trojan Rooff8A  
54Twistedf7A+ 1
55Pitter Patter P2f5 1
56Pitter Patter P3f4 3
57The Rose Bowlf5 2
58Bowl Aretef4 3
59Pitter Patterf3 2
60Steady Eddief6A+  
61Green Thingf6A  
62The Huntedf7A  
63The Unforgivenf7A+  
64Mucho Kumbuf7B+  
67Soft Optionf6B  
69Jungle Feverf6B  
70No Culture Clubf6A  
71Bear Marketf5+  
72Carlsson Aretef7A+  
73Pine Aretef6C+  
75Pine Groovef6B+  
77Wharfe Traversef6C+  
79EdgeHS 4a *268
80Route 1VD 167
81Route 2VS 5a **368
82Route 2.5HVS 5a *103
83Route 4HVS 5c *58
84Route 3S 4a *79
85Trivial PursuitVD 17
86Dirty TackleS 9
87Peep Showf5  
89Right Returnf7A+ 1
90Controlf6B 2
91Cold Callf7B+ 1
92The Helpf6B+ 2
93Stone Roadf6A 6
94Softly Spokenf4+ 4
95Little Easyf3 3
96Short Livedf3 2
97Master Blasterf7C  
98Finger Blasterf6C  
99Overhead ProjectionVS 4c 1
100Dewhurst MillVS 4c *4
101Cave CrackVD 53
102Midget MorselMS 20
103Shelter StoneHS 4b 23
104Safe From Harmf7A+  
106Twilight Zonef7A+  
109Twin CracksVS 4c *19
110Ledge ButtressVS 5a 7
111Leaning WallVS 5a 3
112Side SaladVS 2
113Traverse and CrackVD *105
114Tiger RagHS 4c *81
115Basic TrainingS 20
116Ryan's FollyD 23
117Gently Does Itf6A  
118Diet Pepsif6B 39
119Pepsi Maxf7A 1
120Pepsi Aretef5  
121Splash Wallf4+  
122Chockstone CrackD *111
123Kendo Nagasakif7B+  
124Bilberry CrackVS 4c *56
125Bilberry WallVS 5a 6
126Bilberry Eliminatef6B+  
127Hidden WallVS 4c 2
128Friction SlabMVS 4b 3
130Slab and NoseS 4a *77
131Slab and Nose VariationsHVS 5a *41
132Mother's Little HelperE2 5c *17
133Family MattersHVS 5b **28
134The SoleHVS 5b ***231
135Sole DirectE3 6c 2
136Malcolm's RouteVS 4c *12
137West Wall ClimbVS 4b *119
138Frost AnimalsHVS 5b 9
139Jug WallHS 6
140Craven CrackVS 4c *181
141Walker's WallHVS 5a *108
142Walker's Wall (direct start)f5+ *2
143Walker's Wall Chimney VariantHVS 5a *28
144Griffith's ChimneyHS 4a *31
145LonglurchE2 5c *9
146A Reach too FarE3 6a  
147Moulson's ClimbS 4a 27
148Problem ButtressHS 4a 14
149Crookrise CrackS 4a *29
150Easter CrackVD 12
151Crack ClimbVD 7
152Indirect Little CrackE1 6a 4
153Face, Arete and Wall ClimbVD *86
154GrovelhogVD 10
155PerplexityHVS 6a 2
156InductionD 14
158Full Craven Traversef6B+ 3
159Throttle Stopf7B+  
 Climb nameGradex
160Craven Traversef6A+ 6
162Autumn Wall Directf6A+ 2
163Hard Candyf6C  
164Pinch and Pushf6A  
165Frost Animalsf5+ 1
166West Wall Climbf5  
167Malcolm's Routef5+  
168Sole Directf7A  
169The Sole Startf5+ 1
170Sole of Discretionf7B+  
171Old Sole Traversef6C 2
172Slab and Nose Aretef5 3
173Slab and Nose Wallf5+  
174Long Lurch Variationf7B+ 1
175Footloosef5+ 1
176Smooth Aretef6C 1
177Craven Mantelf5 3
178Craven Slabf5+ 3
179Craven Rightf5+ 3
182Gallowgatef7B 1
183War Cryf7B+  
184Running Battlef7B  
185Indirect Little Crackf6B+  
186Leaning Tower Aretef6C 2
187Razorf7C 3
189Octopus DirectVS 4c *177
190OctopusS 4a 246
191East of The RiverVS 5a 75
192Diagonal CrackVD **395
193Winter RainE2 5c 63
194Old LaceVS 5a **173
195Old Lace Direct StartVS 5c 22
196Arsenic SlabS 4a **287
197The Jolly Pleasant ScrambleM 31
199Arsenic Slab Directf6A 14
200Pebble Eliminatef6A+ 1
201Old Lace Directf4+ 2
202Arsenic Traversef6C+  
203Central Slab Right Hand (YGB prob 3)f3 2
205Cat's WhiskersVS 4c **115
206LyndhurstE1 5b **35
207Long ClimbVS 4b ***312
208Elm Tree WallE3 6a *7
209The ShelfE2 5b ***124
210The ForagerVS 4c *51
211Open ChimneyVD 60
212BusterS 4a **147
213Buster DirectHVS 5b *28
214Chockstone ChimneyVD 45
215Narrow CrackMS 7
216Bull's HornsVS 4c *11
217Bull's EyeVS 4c *4
218Crooked chimneyD 8
219SunstrokeHVS 5a *6
220Sunstroke DirectHVS 5b *5
221Slip 'n' SlideE6 6a ***19
222Duck 'n' DiveE5 6b *1
223Green CrackVS 4b 11
224KnuckledusterVS 4c 9
225Knuckle CrackVS 4c *10
226Straight CrackS 6
227Leaf Crack and SlabVS 4c *14
228Long DayHVS 5a *3
230Winter TraverseE1 5a *4
231Ice FallE2 5b *2
232WonderloafE2 5b *12
233Pen SketchesE2 6a 3
234Walker's FarewellHVS 5b **65
235A Lifetime's DreamE4 6b *2
236WalkoverE3 6a **9
237QuashquiHVS 5b *1
239Left Hand RouteVS 9
241MoonshadowHVS 5b *4
242FlakeS 73
243SpellbinderHVS 5a **59
244Flake WallVS 4b *105
245Flake Wall Direct StartVS 4c 2
246Mothers MilkVS 3
247HovisE1 5c ***115
248Hovis Directf6B+ 47
249Hovis Super Directf7A 27
250WholemealE3 6a *9
251Mighty WhiteE4 6b **10
252Small BrownE4 6b ***22
253Massive AttackE5 6b **2
254Slingsby's ChimneyHVD 4a **56
255Fear No EvilE2 5c *1
256Premium WhiteE1 5b *2
257Chimney ButtressHS 4b *26
258The Flyf7B 9
259Fly Arêtef7A **1
260Crease Direct - RouteE1 6a **111
261Crease Direct Start - Boulder Problemf6A 54
262Crease Direct Slabf6B *1
263Crease AreteE2 5c *7
264CreaseVS 5a *95
265Slingsby's GirdleHVS 5a **2
266RushlightS 104
267Rushlight (variant)MVS 4b 10
268StreakletE2 6b 3
270Barry King Sizef7A 53
271Barry King Size SDf7A+ 23
272Gibber Rampf5+ 2
273Ron's Crack 2E3 6b *31
275Footprint Arete LefthandHVS 5a 5
276Footprint Arete RighthandMVS 4b 9
277Footprint SlabMVS 4b 6
279Happy Landingsf6B+ 6
280Problem 2 Happy Landings Boulderf6B+ 4
281Problem 2af6C 4
282Problem 3 Happy Landings Boulderf6B+ 3
283Problem 6 Happy Landing Boulderf4+ 3
285Ruffian Boulder Problem 3f7A 3
286The RuffianVS 4c 14
287The UrchinVS 4c 10
289Jason's Rooff7C+ ***5
291Sunshine Slab RighthandMVS 4a 9
292Thin AirHVS 5a *9
293Sunshine Slab LefthandVS 4c 7
294GentianS 6
296Sadcocs Wallf6B+ 11
297Right Hand Endf5+ *3
298Traverse Big Break On Sadcocks Wallf5+ 16
299Sadcocs Low Traversef6C 2
301Karjalaf7A+ 16
303The ScoopHS 4b 8
304Scoop WallHS 4a 7
306Trig point boulder 1,problem 1f7A *1
307Right Arete (Trig Point boulder 2)f3+ 1
308Mantel (Trig Point boulder 2)f3+ 1
309The Wall (Trig Point boulder 2)f3+ 1
310Slopey Breaks (Trig Point boulder 2)f5 1
311Curving Arete (Trig Point boulder 3)f5 1
312The Flake (Trig Point boulder 3)f3 1
314Pixie Titsf7B+ 5
315Pixie Tits (standing start)f6C 8
316Troll's Aretef7A+ 5
317Problem 2, Hobgoblin Boulderf7A *3
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Scoop buttress has recently had a clean and is well worth a visit.
petellis - 22/Mar/09