Ladybower Quarry

Climbs 43 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 282m a.s.l – Faces SE

Crag features
A relatively minor quarry, but with a sunny open aspect. The rock is clean and dries quickly. Most routes follow steep, clean cut cracks. The route of the quarry is The Rat (HVS 5b). Worth a visit, if only to finish off the evening in The Ladybower Inn.

Access notes
Situated 180m east of The Ladybower Inn adjacent to the A57 Sheffield - Glossop road. Limited parking is available on the access track. The quarry is only a hop away from here.

Guidebooks
Burbage, Millstone and Beyond (2006),
Out of print: Peak Climbs - Stanage (1989)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
 UPPER TIER 
2Kleen CrackHVS 5a
3Blackberry ShuffleHVS 5a
4Brer RabbitVS 5a
5RewardVS 5a
6Brer FoxHVS 5a
7Tighvor GroovesS
8The RatE1 5b **
9The RodentHVS 5a
10Pandora ButtressVS 4b
11Certain SurpriseE1 5b
12Giant's CrackHVS 5b
13Frilly BoleroVS 4b
14Hong Kong GardenHVS 4c
15JemeliaE3 5c *
16Ratchet CrackHVS 4c
17Clockwork OrangeE1 5b
18OnebatE1 5b
19MalcrackHVS 4c
20First ComingHVS 5b
21The ScoopHS 4b
22The Black MiniHVS 5b *
23EricVS 5a
24Checker's ConnectionVS 5b
 THE SMELTING BAY 
26Twenty Feet....VS 5a
27FatiguedE1 5c
28Scorched TurfV2 5c
29The AnvilHS 4c
30Furnace SlabVS 5a
31The BinS
32Leadsmelter's CrackHVS 4c
33Mad GadaffiE4 6a *
34E.N. 24E1 5b *
35The IngotVS 5a *
36The Fat ControllerVS 4c
37Chocolate MeltdownE2 5b
 SEPTIC AREA 
39Leadbelly's LamentHVS 5a
40Knuckle Knocker's NightmareVS 4c
41End of a DecadeE1 5b
42Fibula's EdgeE1 5c
43Cartilage CornerVS 4c
44Bone of ContentionE2 6a
45Septic CleftVS 4c
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Went there 3 months ago + was glad to top rope the HVS 5b in the middle of the crag. Felt more like sustained E1 especially with the rock being so friable!!! While we were there, an owl flew out of a crack on the left hand side (a 1* HVS) so this would be worth avoiding. Overall, an interesting place and was relieved to leg it up to Stanage End afterwards!!
bentiffin - 26/Jul/04
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