Back Forest

Climbs 70 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 360m a.s.l – Faces SW

Access notes
No groups or parties under instruction as this area is a designated as "quiet countryside"
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Guidebooks
Peak District: Bouldering (2011), Staffordshire Gritstone, The Roaches (2009), Staffordshire Grit - The Roaches (2004),
Out of print: Staffordshire Gritstone (1989)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 THE WESTERN OUTCROP  
2Lud GangVS 4c 1
3Burnham CrackVS 4c 6
4double overhangE1 5b **11
5Mr CreosoteHVS 5b 7
6The Gaping VoidD 8
7Suspended SentenceVS 5a *1
8Yes M'LudHVD 1
 THE ROSTRUM  
10LudyankaS 3
11The RostrumVS 4b 7
12John's RouteHVS 5a 5
13Lantern LectureS 4
14Bumper CarsVS 4c 10
15Ruth's Septic TrenchD 9
16Pinnacle ButtressVS 5a 15
17Racer's RockS 4b 5
 THE MAIN CRAG  
19Green CrackHVD 4
20Twin ThinS 36
21Eye Of JapetusHVS 5a *62
22Holly Tree Niche Left RouteS 4a *55
23Holly Tree Niche Right RouteD 90
24Blow HardS 4a 21
25The KeeperHVS 5a *13
26Portcullis crackS 4a *141
27Keep FaceS 4a 72
28Capstone ChimneyS 12
29Wrestle CrackHS 4a 4
30Bollard EdgeMVS 4b **136
31The Saucer DirectS 4a 21
32The SaucerVD 37
33Toe RailHVS 5b **84
34Pseudo Crack VariationS 4a 10
35Pseudo CrackHVD 137
36Bastion CornerVD 108
37Bastion FaceD 59
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Great little place and normally quiet but the routes arn't ordered correctly on here! They are correct in the BMC Roaches guide.
Paul Hy - 06/Nov/12