Climbs 55
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 370m a.s.l
Faces NE

Morning On Carl Wark © Andy Hemingway

Crag features

A discontinuous edge with short (up to 9m) routes, mainly in the lower grades, in a beautiful location above the Burbage Valley. Best routes are Lime Juice Chimney (D), Tower Wall (HVS 5b) and the rarely climbed Lost World (E6 6c).

Approach notes

Approach either from the south, starting up the Burbage Valley from the Fox House end and bearing left, or via Higgar Tor from the north, (15 min).

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Eastern Grit

Updated and expanded edition of the award-winning Peak Grit East. Covers all the best routes on the eastern Gritstone edges of the Peak District - Wharncliffe, Rivelin, Dovestone Tor, Bamford, Stanage, Burbage North, Higgar Tor, Burbage South, Millstone, Lawrencefield, Yarncliffe, Froggatt, Curbar, Baslow, Gardoms, Birchen, Chatsworth, Cratcliffe, Black Rocks
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Peak Bouldering

The Peak Bouldering Rockfax is a massive book covering a huge area including all the main bouldering venues of the Peak District. It includes many more low-grade problems than have ever been documented before including 17 circuits with problems at V0+ 5a and under, and a further 21 circuits with problems at V2 5c and below.
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More Guidebooks:
Burbage, Millstone and Beyond (2006)
Peak Climbs - Froggatt (1991)

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Left-hand Buttress 
2Lookout LedgeHVD 4b 52
3Sensory OverloadE2 6a *2
4Boulder CrackVD 4b 31
5Ingle NookVD 4a 39
6Lump WallVD 33
7Leaning CrackS 4b *30
8Boy WonderE3 6a * 
9Boy Wonder (boulder problem)
f5 2
10Corner and CrackHS 4b *20
11Broken ButtressHVD 4a 24
12Broken Buttress CrackHVD 4a 13
13Broken Buttress CornerD 14
14Broken Buttress ChimneyD 13
15Broken Buttress AreteHS 4a 10
16Carl's Buttress Left HandHS 4c 8
17Carl's ButtressS 5a *27
18Carl's Right WallVD 13
19The Corner
S 7
20The Arete
HVD 4a 5
21The Gloomy Corner
VD 7
 Right-hand Buttress 
23Layback CrackS 4a 17
242b Or Not 2bHVS 5b 3
25Chockstone CrackS 4b 12
26Chockstone Crack (right-hand start)D 3
27Chock's Away
HVS 5a  
28Carlos WarkosHVS 5b 1
29Art of Silence
E3 6a  
30Orange Juice WallVS 4b 8
31Six Pack
E3 6a  
32Lime Juice ChimneyHVD 4a **29
33Lime Juice Chimney Inside RouteM 5
34Not Green Flagf7A * 
35Green Flagf7B+ ** 
36Rugosity Dinksf6C * 
37Tower WallHVS 5b *1
38Lost WorldE6 6c **5
39Tower CrackHS 4b *20
40Last CrackS 4a 10
41Shart Arete Right Handf5  
42Sharp Arete Wallf4+  
f6C 7
44Rib above Hole
45Lost Wife CrackS 4a 1
46GeminiHVD 4a  
47Micro Midge's Dinner
E1 5b 1
 Guplets Wall 
49Guplets on ToastE3 6b 7
50Guplets Sit Start
f7C 1
51Slanting Crack
VS 4c 1
52Rumble Groove
VS 4b 1
54Pock This WayE1 5c 1
55Pock Dirty To MeE1 5c 1
56Pock and Pebble LeftE1 6a 1
57R' SpockVS 5b 1
58Mini Fridgef6A+ 1

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