Goats Crag

Climbs 91 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 155m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Single pitch routes. Excellent bouldering. The rock is biscuity higher up, and so the protection can be unreliable.

Access notes
On Goatscrag Hill. Ask at the farm. Restricted access in spring and early summer because of nesting birds and lambing.

NW of the road between Millfield and Lowick, signposted to Roughting Linn. Park at the road.


Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Guidebooks
Northumberland Climbing Guide (2004),
Out of print: Northumberland (1989)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
 SECOND QUARRY 
2Snap, Crack & plopS
3Nice KrispiesD
4Double TroubleMVS *
5Castles in the airVS 4c
6Lost AreteHVS 5b *
7Mule TrainHVS 5b
 FIRST QUARRY 
9Ruth RouteE5 6c **
10L'anglais Parfaitf7B+ **
11The Hard ShoulderE4 6a **
12Imminent Break CrisisE5 6a *
13Two Slips SlabVS 4b
14Crescent Moonf4+
15New Moonf5
 CURVED BAY 
17Slabbyf4
18Edgyf4+
19Flakyf4+
20Bulgef4
 POOR WALL 
22Crippledf5
23Cracking Upf4
 LONELY BLOCK 
25Lonely Boyf4
 FISH HEAD 
27Grouperf5
 CRACKED BUTTRESS 
29Easy Traversef4
30Pop-upf4+
31The Powerhouse of AthleticismVD
32Nauter JuggVS 5a
33JuggernautE4 6a **
34Twin CracksMVS 4c
35Belford Chip ShopVS 4c *
36Catching the Belford BusVS 4c
37Mushy PeasS 4b
38Chip Shop CrackHVS 5a
39Dangelationf4+
 SHEEP DOG BOULDER 
41Ripped Bitsf5+
42Sore Pawsf5+
43The Woolff4
44Ribbingf4
45Eye Socketsf4
465.10 Trousersf5
47The Shepherdf5+
48Shepf5
49The Clawf5+
 GUANO BUTTRESS 
51Rumble in the Parkf6B
52Walk in the Parkf5
53Dagger Directf6A+
54The Scabbardf6B
55Overdrive (start only)f6A
56OverdriveE3 6a ***
57The Beggarf6B+
58Underpassf6A+
59Short and Furryf5
60Green Sleevesf4
61Elastoplastf5
62Carb AreteMVS 4b
63Pick PocketVS 4c
64Wave CallHS
65Cave WallVD
66The White PheasantHVS 5a
67ConvoyE2 5c *
68Twin CamE2 5b *
69The DaggerHVS 5b *
70The Dagger DirectHVS 6a
71UndercarriageE3 6a
72OverdriveE3 6a ***
73UnderpassE4 6a ***
74Guano GrooveVS 4c *
75Triangular SlabS *
76Bull RingE1 5a
77Bull WallVS 5a **
78Woolly DergVS 5a
79Wool BallHS *
80Goat PieHS
81Troll's Recipe BookVD
82Billy Goats GruffS
 FIRST BOULDER 
84Flycatcherf4
85Sticky Tonguef4+
 RIGHT-HAND BUTTRESSES 
87Goats Traversef6C
88Sucking Frog Spawnf5
89Breath Alertf7B+
90Flexible Frogf7A
91Frogs Can Dancef4
92The 48 Hour TilerHS 4c
93Castles in the AirVS 4c
94Ramp ArtVD
95Double TroubleMVS *
96Bodgers WallMS
97Nice KrispiesD
98Snap, Crack & PlopS
99FlyoverE2 5b *
100Kangaroo CourtE2 5c *
101The JugglerMVS 5a
102The JesterVS 5b
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Worthwhile routes. Rock is better quality on northern side. Grading a bit hit and miss.
smollett - 05/Aug/12
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