Climbs 58
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 400m a.s.l
Faces E

Baldstones Arete © Marek

Crag features

Try the excellent Baldstones Arete (HVS) or the bold Original Route (E2), and gaze with horrified wonder at Ray's Roof (E7).

Guidebooks

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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Western Grit

The 2009 edition of the award-winning guidebook to Staffordshire, Kinder, Bleaklow, Chew, Lancashire and Cheshire areas covered with photo-topos and descriptions.
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I am only moderating this crag because It is a sin not too.... If you are more local than me please let me know and i will pass them over.... Pete J
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Baldstones Pinnacle 
2Perambulator ParadeVD **51
3Pants On FireHVS 5a *8
4IncognitoVS 4c *26
5Baldstones FaceVS 4b **61
6Original RouteE2 6a ***32
7Original StartV2 **7
8Baldstones AreteHVS 4c ***95
9Mongolian Throat Singing
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E1 5b  
10Prelude to XB
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E4 5c  
11Burning Pete
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V8  
12Tasmanian TendenciesE2 5b *7
 Gold Rush Buttress 
14National Hysteria
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E5 6b  
15Gold RushE4 5c *3
16Goldsitch CrackHVS 4c *11
17BaldyV3 54
18The Dynof6B+ 43
19Throwball
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V7 3
20Baldstones Low
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V8 3
21Baldstones Traversef7A+ 6c **87
22Muzzle - Traverse to Throwball link
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f7B **2
23Easy ExitV3 38
24Crank CuffinV9 3
25Riding the Gravy Train
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E6 6c  
26Blackbank CrackVD 5
27Forking ChimneyD *12
28Bareleg WallVS 4b 17
29Morridge TopVS 5a 8
 Rays Buttress 
31Minipin CrackVD 10
32Last Banana Before Sunset
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V2 2
33All-Stars' WallHVS 5a *10
34Ray's RoofE7 6c ***22
35Johnny's Indirect Rear EntryE5 6b  
36Hanging Aretef7A+ 1
37Hanging Arete (right-hand)
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f6A 16
 Elephant Boulder 
39Ganderhole CrackS 4a 11
40Fielder's Indirectf5 5b 10
41Fielder's Cornerf6C 6b *29
42Fielder's Wallf7C 6c *3
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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