Tarn Hole

Climbs 11 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 310m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
Projecting rock of the Alligator Snout, as well as some impressive buttresses.

Can be lichenous, when not in Condition. Also relatively high, so best considered a summer crag.

Access notes
Please Note:

Access is delicate here. Please do not access via 'Hagg House' and instead follow the Appletree Hurst Farm public footpath that follows the moors edge to Tarn Hole Crag.


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

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
2The Alligator SnoutHVS 5b
3The Alligator ShuffleHVS 5b *
5TriptoniteE5 6c *
6A Reach Too FarE4 6b ***
7Easy AlleyHS 4b
8Dog FightVS 4c
9Soft TopE1 5b
10Trivial PursuitHVS 5b *
11Bitter SweetVS 5a
12Unsquare Dancef7A **
14Bearded Axef6C+
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Isolated and interesting climbing.
Franco Cookson - 07/Apr/13
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