Stony Dale Quarry (Lower Churnet)

Climbs 22 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 175m a.s.l – Faces NE

Crag features
One of the best crags in the Lower Churnet Valley. Good quality rock up to 18 high, sometimes green early in the year, and seepage in corners. Some superb aretes. Most routes are E1 and above. In the quarry, the best routes are Robin Hood (E3 6a), Doin Da J'al (E4 5c) and Sole Survivor (E6 6b), at Lion Rock the best are Rocking Stone Crack (HS 4b) and The Pride (E6 6b).

Peak District: Bouldering (2011),
Out of print: Staffordshire Gritstone (1989)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
1Rocking Stone CrackHS 4b *3
2The PrideE6 6b ***15
3Hand JiveE6 6b ** 
4Robin HoodE1 6a **11
5Maid MarionE1 5c 3
6Cad Cam WarriorE5 6a **1
7Doin Da J'alE4 5c **4
8Dance of the FliesM **6
9Sole SurvivorE6 6b ***17
10Little Nikki *E1 5c 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Think there's a spelling error, the guide book has an 'e' in 'Stoney'
cider nut - 29/May/08
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