Climbs 83 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 420m a.s.l – Faces E

Crag features
Mostly a bouldering venue with a good selection of grades and good landings. Classics include Varicose, Ripple and the bold highball Charlie's Overhang.

Access notes
Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Peak Bouldering (2014), Peak District: Bouldering (2011), Western Grit (2009), Staffordshire Grit - The Roaches (2004), On Peak Rock (2003),
Out of print: Peak District: Bouldering (2004), Western Grit (2003), Peak Bouldering - Fax09 (1998), Bouldering in the Peak District Vol 1 (1994)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
2S & Mf7A+ ***42
3S & M Left Handf6C **20
4Leather Joy BoysV7 6c 5
5Little Traversef6A *49
6Charlie's OverhangE2 5c **68
7Newstones ChimneyD 42
8MoonshineHVS 5c *19
9Praying MantleHVS 5b 26
10Praying Mantel Sit Startf6C *22
11Wraparound Aretef6C *14
12Coffe & Wallnut Cakef5+ *38
14Square Cut Facef6A 158
15Left Aretef5+ *236
16Wall and Monof6A+ 123
17Varicosef6A+ **222
18The Grinding Sloperf6A *163
19Varicose Traversef6A *44
20Easy SlabVB 4a 166
21Easy Slab Right-handf3+ 106
22Right Aretef5+ 102
23Uppermost traversef6B+ 8
25Left Twin Aretef3+ *127
26Right Twin Arêtef3+ *141
27Flake Slabf4+ *106
28Steep Slabf5+ 40
29RippleV4 6a ***162
30Martin's TraverseV1 5b *104
31Martin's Directf6B 3
32Crack and Aretef6A+ *92
33Short Wallf5 38
34Short ChimneyD 17
35Hazel Brow CrackS 4a *100
36Hazel BarnVD *109
37Hazel GrooveV4 6a 54
38NutmegHS 4b 94
39Nutmeg Groovef5+ *81
40Hammyf6A **68
41Mister Coconutf6A+ 1
43Scratchedf5+ 9
44Scratch CrackHS 5b *88
45Scratch Crack Sit Startf6A+ **5
46Itchy Groovef6B+ *36
47Itchy FingersV3 6a 77
48BridgetV0 4c 103
49Traverse Of The Dykef5+ 16
50Jam Crackf3+ 10
51Flakes And Criss-Cross Dykesf3 10
52Drain the Main VeinE1 5b *4
53Puffed UpE3 6b *3
54RhynoseVS 4c *36
55The Low Level Traverse Of The East Face Of Rhynose Buttressf5 11
56Undercut Arete Of Rhynose Buttressf5+ 6
57HippoVD 70
58RosehipS 4a 79
59The WitchD 59
60Candy ManS 4a 42
62TrepidationE4 6a 4
63Sly Traversef6A *18
64Stallone Aretef6C+ *100
65Char's traversef7B 3
66Sly StalloneV4 6a *128
67Sly Stallone (without ramp)f7A 14
68The SnakeHS 4b 15
69The FoxE2 5b *5
70The VixenVS 4c *16
71The Sly MantelshelfHVS 5b *24
72Valley of UltravixensE3 5c *3
73Sly Super DirectV2 5c *13
74Sly Directf4 16
75Captain Quarkf6C+ *21
76Sly CornerVS 4c *15
78Tiny Crackf3 26
79Left Crackf4 17
80Tyrannosaurus Hexf5 45
81Prehistoric Offwidthf4 40
82Soup Dragonf4+ 6
83The Clangerf5+ 8
84Yo Clamf4+ 25
85Scratch Aretef6C *2
86NutmegHS 4b  
87Clammy Wall *V0 4c 3
88Clammy Hands *V0+ 5a *3
89Easy Crack *VB  
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watch charlies overhang, nicely dislocated my ankle jumping off it on sunday...
Will_he_fall - 30/Mar/06
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