Middle Head Crag

Climbs 22 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 300m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
The Central Buttress has a large and impressive roof.

The crag is best visited in the spring before the bracken takes over at the base of the routes.


Out of print: North East England (2003), North York Moors (1985)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Do or FlyE1 5c 2
2TabooHS 4b  
3P.B. left-handM 1
4P.B. right-handM  
5BeowulfE3 5c 1
7ParaHVS 5b 1
8WoodstockS 2
9Rock PipitE1 5b  
10AssegalHVS 5b 3
11ZuluS **2
12La Fuente del RitmoVS 4c 2
13SnowflakeHVS 5b  
14Good old MuttHVS 5a  
15One Man And His DogHVS 5a 2
16Choc-a blockVD  
17Aiguille De La FrancoHVS 5b *1
18Crazy HorseE1 5c *3
19A Man's Best FriendHVS 5a *3
20Talking BullHVS 5a 3
21Iron CladHVS 5a 3
22Iron MenHVS 5a 1
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Not a great crag. You won't see anyone else though and there are a few routes that are ok. Go with an open mind, then leave and try somewhere else on Blakey, like Oak, Round or Esklets crags!
Dave Warburton - 04/Sep/11