Simonside - Church Rock

Climbs 10 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 320m a.s.l – Faces N

Crag features
A pretty dire spot in the Simonside Forest. If you are stuck picnicking in the car park it may be worth sneaking off to have a play around.

Access notes
From the Lordenshaws carpark the place is signed by the forestry commision. About 10 minutes brisk walk.

Guidebooks
Northern England (2008), Northumberland Climbing Guide (2004),
Out of print: Northumberland (1989)

Climbs at this crag

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9Neb WallD 1
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Due to recent forestry work, the rock is now just sitting inside the treeline. Maybe worth a look now that the trees are gone and gets some light.
MJAngry - 02/Feb/15